Helping Babies Breathe; what makes the program different? - Africa Regional Conference Addis Ababa Feb 21-25. 2011

Reusable neonatal suction system - WHO First Global Forum on Medical Devices, Bangkok Sep 9-11 2010

A new low cost, culturally adapted birthing simulator - Global Maternal Health Conference, New Delhi Aug 29-31. 2010

Keynote presentation on Helping Babies Breathe by Susan Niermeyer at IMSH 2010


Helping Babies Breathe

Healthy Newborn Network

Maternal Child Health Integrated Program


Laerdal Foundation for Acute Medicine

Knowledge for Health


Invisible Lives - The BBC World documentary, Invisible Lives, follows Save the Children's Dr. Joy Lawn as she travels to Malawi and Nepal to see how these two countries are addressing their previously unrecorded, "invisible" burden of newborn deaths.

MIMBA - Documentary on the efforts to decrease maternal mortality rates in Tanzania

The Peril’s of Pregnancy - TIME Magazine, June 14, 2010


Intrapartum-Related Deaths: Evidence for Action - International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, Volume 107, Supplement 1, (2009)

Obstetric care in low-resource settings: What, who, and how to overcome challenges to scale up?-Intrapartum-Related Deaths: Evidence for Action, IJGO; Volume 107, Supplement 1, (2009)

Neonatal resuscitation in low-resource settings: What, who, and how to overcome challenges to scale up? - Intrapartum-Related Deaths: Evidence for Action, IJGO; Volume 107, Supplement 1, (2009)

State of the World’s Mothers 2010: Women on the front lines of health care - Save the Children, May 2010

The State of the World’s Children 2009: Maternal and Newborn Health - Unicef, 2009

The State of the World’s Children 2008: Child Survival - Unicef, 2009

Assessing Progress in Africa toward the Millennium Development Goals, MDG Report 2010 - Economic Commission for Africa, African Union, African Development Bank Group, UNDP, 2010

Scaling Up, Saving Lives - WHO, Global Health Workforce Alliance, 2008

The Global Campagin for the Health Millennium Development Goals 2010 - The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health/Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norway,  November 2010

Science in Action: Saving the lives of Africa’s mothers, newborns, and children - 2010

Investing for a common future: Joint Action Plan for Wojmen’s and Children’s Health - UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, 2010

Adding It Up: The Costs and Benefits of Investing in Family Planning and Maternal and Newborn Health - Guttmacher Institute, UNFPA, 2009

Low-tech pregnancy device might help birth attendants reduce maternal mortality - Article on MamaNatalie in The Washington Post, July 6, 2010

International Helping Babies Breathe course teaches newborn resuscitation - Article on NeoNatalie in The Washington Post, June 20, 2010