AKU-SONAM Seminar Series




Mar 19, 2014

1:00 - 2:00 pm


Classroom # 10, AKU-SONAM, Karachi, Pakistan

AKU-SONAM Seminar Series

Integrating Stimulation and Nutrition in Community Health Services to Promote Child Development and Growth - A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial in Sindh

Dr Aisha Yousafzai
Associate Professor
Department of Paediatrics and Child Health
Aga Khan University

Children in the parts of the developing world suffer from the results of poor nutrition and also a lack of stimulation. The developmental consequences are of enormous importance to both the child and the society they are joining.

Dr Aisha Yousafzai will share findings from her Randomized Controlled Trial undertaken in Sindh province of Pakistan to test interventions to imporve child development and growth. Dr. Aisha is an Associate Professor at Aga Khan University’s Department of Pediatrics and Child Health. Her area of specialty is child development and disability.

This session can also be viewed online.


​Shela Hirani
Assistant Professor
School of Nursing and Midwifery
Aga Khan University
Tel: +92 21 3486 5414
Email: shela.hirani@aku.edu


School of Nursing and Midwifery, Karachi, Pakistan

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