Christian Laugen

Christian Laugen
University of British Columbia - Vancouver | UBC · School of Population and Public Health

Masters of Public Health

About

12
Publications
2,449
Reads
How we measure 'reads'
A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more
153
Citations

Publications

Publications (12)
Book
Full-text available
If you want to work ethically with children in your research in Indonesia and/or are curious about how children can meaningfully participate in research, this handbook is for you. This handbook was developed by a group of multidisciplinary research and program practitioners who are of Indonesian origin or have worked for a significant period of tim...
Book
Full-text available
Ini adalah buku pegangan mengenai cara-cara etis dalam melibatkan anak-anak dalam penelitian Anda di Indonesia dan bagaimana agar anak-anak dapat berpartisipasi secara bermakna dalam penelitian Anda. Buku ini dikembangkan oleh sekelompok peneliti multidisipliner dan praktisi program dari Indonesia atau yang telah lama bekerja di berbagai daerah di...
Article
Purpose Many low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) are struggling to reduce maternal mortality rates, despite increased efforts by the United Nations through the implementation of their Millennium Development Goals program. Industrialized nations, such as Canada, have a collaborative role to play in raising the global maternal health standards....
Book
Full-text available
As social accountability (SA) initiatives in Indonesia continue to grow, evidence shows that mechanisms to engage citizens to monitor service provision and provide constructive feedback on large-scale programs in the public sector still need improvement. SA, or citizens’ ability to hold governing actors and their partners accountable for their acti...
Article
Background: The World Health Organization recommendation for exclusive breast feeding for 6 months has been endorsed by Health Canada, the Canadian Pediatric Society, Dietitians of Canada, and the Breastfeeding Committee for Canada as of 2012. This study examines whether social support is associated with exclusive breast feeding up to 6 months amo...
Article
Full-text available
Given the gendered distribution of depression, this paper aims at exploring the gender disparities in the effect of depression on condom use in last sexual intercourse in a nationally representative sample of sexually active Canadians. Data in this study came from the Canadian Community Health Survey 2009-2010 (n=124,188 aged ≥12 years). The analys...
Conference Paper
One of the most significant risks faced by poor families occurs at the time of childbirth with the possibility of complications or death for mother and child. Indonesia is one of several countries in Asia that continues to suffer from high maternal mortality. Poor services and a lack of access to these services contribute to this mortality. In spit...
Article
Full-text available
Lysophosphatidic acid acyltransferase-beta (LPAAT-beta) is a transmembrane enzyme critical for the biosynthesis of phosphoglycerides whose product, phosphatidic acid, plays a key role in raf and AKT/mTor-mediated signal transduction. LPAAT-beta may be a novel target for anticancer therapy, and, thus, we examined the effects of a series of inhibitor...
Article
Full-text available
Humoral immunotherapy using the monoclonal anti-CD20 antibody rituximab induces remissions in approximately 60% of patients with relapsed follicular lymphoma; however, most patients eventually relapse despite continued expression of CD20 on lymphoma cells. We have hypothesized that cellular immunotherapy targeting CD20(+) cells might provide a more...

Network

Cited By

Projects

Projects (3)
Archived project
To assess social accountability efforts in Indonesia's health sector, with a focus on development projects
Project
Conducting a desk review of social accountability initiatives that have been applied to the health sector in Indonesia and other comparable countries. An review of the current regulatory framework supporting social accountability in Indonesia is included.