2015 Population Health Scholar Awards

2015 Population Health Scholar Awards

Awardee Project Title Location
Nawara Alawa An Examination of the Ethical Considerations and Standards of Care When Providing Medical Care for Displaced Populations in Times of War Beirut, Lebanon
Abigail Alexander Community Health and Infectious Disease Surveillance in Isabel, Galapagos Isabela, Galapagos
Stephen Allegra The Burden of “Being Poor:” Investigation of Debilitating Diseases in Impoverished Communities in Bolivia La Paz, El Alto, Bolivia
Natalie Cain Analyzing Cases of Dengue on the Pacific Coast of Guatemala Guatemala City
Cathy Cichon The Impact of Pediatric Residency Training on Child Mortality at Hospital Bernard Mevs, Port Au Prince Port Au Prince, Haiti
Krista Marie Douglass “Youth-to-Youth”: Injectable contraceptive promotion among adolescents in Quito, Ecuador Quito, Ecuador
James Ennen Global Health Development at the World Health Organization’s Zambia Country Office Lusaka, Zambia
Gavin Fiddler Needle Exchange Program at the Pine Ridge District Health Unit Haliburton Highlands, Canada
Michelle Godbee Women’s Health Program at Hope for Haiti Clinic in Borgne, Haiti Borgne, Haiti
Adam Kravietz An Epidemiological Analysis of Environmental Factors and Parkinson’s Disease Prevalence in France Paris, France
Morgan Manasa Evaluation of the effect of ethnicity on breast cancer outcomes in Singapore. Singapore
Alexandra Mata Assessing the supply chain management of health commodities in Madagascar Antananarivo, Madagascar
Nadine Najjar Exploring Immigrant Health Issues in the Outskirts of Paris, France Paris, France
Dan O’Shea Use of VICITS data to estimate HIV incidence of men who have sex with men and female sex workers in Guatemala, Nicaragua, El Salvador and Honduras Guatemala City, Guatemala
Kelsey Pan Integrating exercise into the medical prevention and treatment of diabetes and other chronic diseases Changi, Singapore
Jennifer Rosenthal Primary Care and Social Medicine in Latin America Cordova, Argentina
Mara Shapero Educating mothers on lifestyle changes to be made for their children after neurosurgical treatments performed at the CURE Children’s Hospital of Mbale, Uganda Mbale, Uganda
Corinne Solheid Constructing a profile of cardiac complications in women of childbearing age in Haiti’s Central Plateau Thomonde, Haiti
Abigail Strong Promoting and integrating physical activity in an under-served indigenous community to address chronic health conditions Brisbane, Austailia
Candace Ward Community Medicine and Public Health in India – Examining Cultural and Financial Limitations of Public Health Initiatives New Delhi, India