January 19, 2016 – In a recently published collection of papers evaluating the national implementation of integrated community case management of childhood illness (iCCM) in Ethiopia, Malawi, and Burkina Faso
January 30, 2016 – Dr. Neff Walker, Senior Scientist at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and head of the LiST team, is co-author on a recently published paper in The Lancet
January 12, 2016 - Students in the “Health: Science, Technology and Policy” Master’s program at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada had an opportunity to explore the Lives Saved Tool (LiST) software during a recent class session with guest lecturer Dr. Peter Berti, the Nutrition Advisor and Deputy Director of HealthBridge, a Canadian NGO. Using data from a HealthBridge maternal and child survival project in Pakur, India, students used LiST to project the impact on mortality rates through the program’s scale-up of life-saving interventions.
September 15, 2015 - UNICEF's 2015 progress report entitled "Committing to Child Survival: A Promise Renewed" featured LiST analysis to highlight equity gaps in child survival. The analysis showed that in high-mortality countries, the impact of scaling up national coverage of live-saving interventions to the level of coverage enjoyed by the top wealth quintile (the 20% richest people in that country) can be enormous.
October 1, 2015 The Department for International Development (DFID), the United Kingdom bilateral foreign aid organization, released their "Framework for results for reproductive, maternal and newborn health (RMNH)" in 2010.
September 1, 2014 - Research associate Yvonne Tam and DrPH student Tim Roberton traveled to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and conducted a LiST training workshop for participants from the Ministry of Health, Institut Supérieur des Sciences de la Population, and other partner organizations. The goal was to build capactities to use LiST to evaluate the impact of child health service packages in Burkina Faso, and to utilize outputs from LiST to affect future health policy direction.
August 1, 2014 - Senior scientist Neff Walker and research associate Amanda Perkins travelled to Seattle, WA to train members of the Gates Foundation Global Development Strategy and Planning team on the use of LiST. The focus of the meeting was to support the team in using LiST to develop the organization's long term nutrition strategy.