Recent Thesis Topics

2015 

  • HIV Risk Behaviors among Drug Users in Mwanza, Tanzania 
  • Evaluation of a Healthcare Worker Training Program for Non-Communicable Disease in Uganda 
  • Climate and Diarrhea: A Case Study of a 2011 Drought Emergency in Tuvalu 
  • Maternal mortality in Nigeria: Bad governance and the politics of maternal bodies 
  • Namati: Innovations in Legal Disempowerment 
  • Acculturation and Breastfeeding Practices among Liberian refugees in Buduburum, Ghana 
  • Role of Community Systems and Health Promoter Knowledge in the work of Promotores de Salud 
  • Eco-epidemiology of Malaria in Sarpang district of Bhutan 
  • Prevalence of Malaria and G6PD deficiency in Southwestern Uganda

2016 

  • Exposure to Pesticides and Food Packaging Materials and BMI in Samoan Mothers and Children 
  • Primary Health Care and Chronic Disease in Ethiopian Primary Health Care Units 
  • Cross-sectional study of brucellosis and Q-fever in Thailand among cattle and small ruminants at the Thai-Cambodian border. 
  • Resilience in Adolescent Syrian Refugees 
  • The Necklace Hypothesis: Tying together Infant Vaccination with Community Engagement with the Khushi Baby Platform in Udaipur, India, a Cluster Randomized Trial 
  • Attitudes toward Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention among Female Sex Workers in Malaysia: A qualitative analysis of barriers and facilitators 
  • Is there a need for enhanced preconception nutritional interventions for adolescents in Bangladesh? 
  • Seroprevalence and Risk Factors for Leptospirosis in an Urban Community in Puerto Rico 
  • Exploring Dimensions of Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) in Rural Cambodia 
  • Association of arsenic exposure with reported health symptoms in residents living near historic gold mines in Romania 
  • Zika and Ebola outbreaks reveal systemic deficiencies in R&D practices and policies for emerging diseases 
  • Air Pollution as a Determinant of Low Birth Weight in Lanzhou, China 
  • Preventing dengue, pika and yellow fever virus infection in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes using broadly neutralizing human antibodies. 
  • A Descriptive Analysis Active and Lifetime Drug Use Among Female Sex Workers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
  • Social media use among men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women in Chennai, India: Implications for HIV prevention 
  • Motivators, Barriers, and Facilitators to engagement in HIV care among Adult Ghanaian MSM living with HIV: A Qualitative Study 
  • Child nutritional status and predictors of malnutrition in Samoa 
  • Flying Blindly in Livelihoods Programming for Conflict-Affected Youth: Bridging the Gap Between Research and Practice 
  • Use of pesticides may be linked with obesity in Samoa 
  • Do Ae. aegypti follow their Sweet Tooth? An Assessment of Floral-derived Aromatic Compounds and Sugar Baits in Passive Traps 
  • Air Pollution, Maternal Nutrition, and Adverse Birth Outcomes in a Birth Cohort Study in Lanzhou, China