Associated Press: Verbal autopsies used in push to better track global deaths (6) Social autopsies (7)

7 October, 2019

Thank you for interesting information. We used Verbal and Social Autopsies, using simple application on smart phone used by specialized Community Health Workers, in very rural settings of ten countries in sub-Saharan Africa. We published in January 2019 on one such experience in Senegal.

Sonia Sachs


Sonia Ehrlich Sachs MD MPH | Director of Health | Director of One Million Community Health Workers Campaign | Center for Sustainable Development | Earth Institute | Columbia University | | | skype: soniasachs | cell 646-207-8419