2017 Springboard Grant Awards

2017 Springboard Grant Awards

Awardee Project Title Location
Victoria SIlverman Surveying Alimentary Behaviros and Occupation-specific Risk (SABOR) in Construction Workers Coastal Construction Sites in South Florida, Miami, FL
Alison Salem To evaluate whether Safe Mothers, Safe Babies’ approach has improved utilization of delivery care in target health facilities SAFE Facilities and Communities, Igana, Uganda
SiddarthIyengar Miami IDEA Syringe Exchange Pilot Program: Conducting an Evaluation of Long-Term Goals Miami IDEA Syringe Exchange, Miami, FL
Rachel McKean Contraception Decisions, Education, and Access for Women Experiencing Homelessness Lotus House, Miami, FL
Nisha Phogat Understanding acceptability and feasibility of HIV testing and counseling for parents of pediatric mobile clinic (PMC) patients. University of Miami Pediatric Mobile Clinic, Miami, FL
Adam Kravietzy Miami IDEA Exchange Pilot Program: A One Year Evaluation of Short-Term Goals Miami IDEA Syringe Exchange, Miami, FL
Leah Hellerstein Patient Navigation Initiative: Evaluation and Monitoring South Dade, Department of Community Service (DOCS), Miami, FL
Mary Soares Implementation of the Urban Innovation Program in Two Underserved Communities in Miami-Dade County: Determining Acceptability, Barriers, and Facilitators of Community Engagement Connect Familias, Miami, FL
Taylor Wurdeman Patient Navigation Initiative: Patient Navigation Education Program South Dade, Miami, FL
Adrian Kinkead Working to improve Riverside Park for the residents in Little Havana, and expanding the group doing work in Riverside to keep these improvements sustained. Connect Familias, Miami, FL
Lyanne Cavadia Patient Navigation Initiative: Community-Based Participatory Research University of Miami, Miami, FL
Xavier Scott Neurotoxicity of PM2.5 Exposure in Developing Countries Miller School of Medicine Department of Neurology, Miami, FL
Misha Armstrong Expanding the UMMSM Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week (OHANCAW) Student-Run Cancer Screenings to Improve Community Access and Education University of Miami, Miami,FL