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IHME Professor Ali Mokdad and Post-Graduate Fellow Casey Olives lead workshops in Brazil
IHME Professor Ali Mokdad and Post-Graduate Fellow Casey Olives spoke at the Ministry of Health in Brasilia, Brazil on August 10-12, 2011. Dr. Olives led a workshop on small-area estimation methods currently being used in the United States. He also explained how these methods are used with subnational-level data sources to estimate infant mortality in Brazil, and presented estimates of infant mortality for Brazilian municipalities.