Funding for this research was provided by:
Bank of Canada (OPP1120377)
Received: 1 July 2019
Accepted: 16 September 2019
First Online: 24 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study was reviewed and approved by Emory’s Institutional Review Board (IRB00089673) and the Ethics Committee of the Kenya Medical Research Institute. All participants provided written informed consent before the interviews and information was de-identified before transcription and translation.
: Participants (healthcare workers and pregnant women) consented to de-identified results from the interviews to be used in dissemination materials and publication.
: This study received research funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Dr. Omer serves as a consultant to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and receives compensation for these services. The terms of this arrangement have been reviewed and approved by Emory University in accordance with its conflict of interest policies.