About the Authors
Department of Health Sciences, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, United States of America
The QED Group LLC, Washington, D.C., United States of America
Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Division of Global Health, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Health Systems Action Network, New Delhi, India
Ministry of Health, Accra, Ghana
Institute for Maternal and Child Health, Trieste, Italy
EntrePaducah, Paducah, Kentucky, United States of America
Health Systems Action Network, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
Institute of Population and Department of Epidemiology and Community Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
RCS received US$1000 from the Department of Population, Family, and Reproductive Health of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health for partially funding one of the attended conferences. He also shared a room for one night while attending a different conference with a colleague that was paid for by the NGO Food for the Hungry.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: RCS AB EB VM JS AB FN AC BH AO RL. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: RCS AB EB VM JS AB FN AC BH AO RL. Designed the experiments/the study: RCS VM. Analyzed the data: RCS AB VM BH AO. Collected data/did experiments for the study: RCS VM AO. Wrote the first draft of the paper: RCS. Contributed to the writing of the paper: RCS AB EB VM JS AB FN AC AO RL. Reviewed the 11 key documents, discussed the contents of the manuscript during the various drafting phases: AB.