IGHS MS Capstone Research Presentations

Master of Science in Global Health students will present their work on active global health projects in the US and around the world as the culmination of the yearlong master's program

9am Andrea Nickerson Exploring Perceptions and Issues of Snakebite Envenomation in Livestock: A Mixed Methods Study Among Key Stakeholders in Costa Rica

9:15 Liam Erickson Attitudes and Perceptions of a Musical Intervention “Iculo Ngenyoka” for Snakebite Awareness in eSwatini: A Qualitative Investigation

9:30 Jeffery Ezzenia The Impact of the Park Environment on Beverage Consumption in the San Francisco Bay Area

9:45 Abhinav Veerina “Outness”: What it Means and How it is Associated with Experiences of Transphobia and Resilience Among Transgender Women in Beirut, Lebanon

10:00 Jacqueline Shieh Exploring the Neighborhood-level Factors that Affect Food Insecurity Among Aging Women Living With or at Risk for HIV in the United States: a Qualitative Study

10:15 Ana Starcevich The Effects of Diet on Arsenic Metabolism in Populations in Northern Chile

10:45 Vikram Sridharan Evaluate Operational Productivity Improvements to Indoor Residual Spraying Activity using Travel Route Optimizations

11:00 Rachel Chung Effectiveness of Tele-Ophthalmology on Eye Care in Rural Southern India

11:15 Emily Evans Boys Health Champions: Developing a Health Education Curriculum for Boys in Urban Slum Communities in Mumbai, India

11:30 Pamela Williams Factors Associated with Postpartum Family Planning Uptake in Rwanda

11:45 Brianna Vargas Lost Voices: An Exploration of Patient-Provider Dynamics and Childbirth Experiences in Rural and Urban Perú

noon Paola Louzado Parent’s Perspective on Pediatric Anemia Prevention Interventions and Treatment Protocols in Arequipa, Peru

12:15 Emma Bohannon Understanding the Impact of Anti-Immigrant Policy and Rhetoric on Access to HIV Care and Prevention Services in SF Bay Area

12:30 (1-HOUR LUNCH)

1:30 Toki Ko Policy Analysis on Flavored Tobacco in Thailand

1:45 Hailey Reeves Health Education Videos for TB in Androrangavola, Madagascar

2:00 Sunny Hwang Is Sufficient Antenatal Care Utilization Associated with Preterm Birth? A Secondary Data Analysis of Registry and Inpatient Records in Migori County, Kenya

2:15 Sasha Degtyar Prehospital Factors Affecting Sepsis in Adult Patients in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: A Mixed Methods Study

2:30 Sumayya Mohammed Whole Genomic Characterization of Unique P. falciparum Strains 

2:45 Ann Marie Kelly Health Care Provider Stress: An Obstacle to Quality Patient Care in Maternal Health in Migori County, Kenya 

Monday, July 23, 2018 at 8:45am to 3:30pm

Mission Hall, Room 1400
550 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158

Event Type



Global Health Sciences


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff, Alumni


Mission Bay


Global Health



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