Sarah interned with the Global Health Leadership Institute (GHLI) and a newly formed non-profit called the Uganda Initiative for the Integrated Management of Non-Communicable Diseases...
Jordan spent the summer researching an outbreak of diarrheal disease as it relates to a recent drought on the island nation of Tuvalu in the South Pacific.
Tracy was in intern at Center for Science in the Public Interest in their health promotion policy department and a garden apprentice at Wangari Gardens, a
Supported by a rural clinic in Palacios, Bolivia, Jennifer conducted interviews with Promotores de Salud to qualitatively evaluate program status and development.
Bert worked with the Alliance for Stroke Awareness and Prevention Project (ASAPP) on a case-control study to determine risk factors for hypertension.
Working with the research team at Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey, Meghan helped to conduct a needs assessment in indigenous areas of Hidalgo, Mexico.
Nirupama worked with children from the indigenous populations of Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia, who were affected with Chagas disease.
Jina interned at the World Health Organization with the Cost-Effectiveness, Expenditure, and Priority Settings unit.
Luis conducted a qualitative pilot study to assess maternal attitudes, behaviors and beliefs around hookworm infection in rural Ghana.
Wan's internship aimed to study the relative contribution of the Anopheles species to malaria transmission in the malaria-endemic Sarpang district of Bhutan.
Suhana conducted a research project with a team of Yale students to assess the barriers and facilitators of Type 2 Diabetes management in the resource-limited coastal towns of Ecuador.
Andrew's research in Salvador was intended to help describe the behavior of Leptospira interrogans, the bacteria that causes the disease leptospirosis.
Maggie Schnog interned with the Partnership for a Healthier America (PHA), a non-profit organization with the mission of reducing the childhood obesity epidemic.
Shae's work at ChemRisk involved a combination of a self-directed research project as well as public health practice in a private sector environment.
Aref interned with the southern Africa branch of the Futures Institute, a global health economic consultancy company working on HIV in Botswana.
Geoff worked the Brookline/Quezalguaque Sister City Project to assess local knowledge, attitudes and practices surrounding chronic kidney disease (CKD) and peritoneal dialysis.
This summer Kimberly Vasquez worked with a research team in an HIV clinic at a public hospital in León, Nicaragua and participated in community service.