Funding for this research was provided by:
Office of Research on Women's Health (D43TW009343)
Fogarty International Center (D43TW009343)
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Received: 6 February 2018
Accepted: 29 May 2018
First Online: 7 June 2018
: This manuscript was prepared while JO was a U.S Fogarty Global Health Fellow through the University of California GLOCAL consortium and a research fellow at the Center of Surgery and Public Health-a joint program of Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA. She completed her fellowship year onsite at Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra, Ghana. SE is a consultant and lecturer at Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital. AS is a senior health systems consultant at the World Bank Accra, Ghana. JW is the Deputy Chief Scientific Officer at the Center for Surgery and Public Health. LS is the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Insurance Authority, Accra, Ghana. RR is the director of Global Surgery Programs at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Center for Surgery and Public Health.
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