Scholars who participate in the GE-NMF Global Health Fellows Program complete a presentation on their clinical findings and experience at one of our partner sites in Ghana or Kenya. Projects are categorized by year. Topics covered include healthcare delivery, child and maternl health, HIV/AIDS, and more.

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GE Intl Hospital    Ghana Pic

Link Year  Country  Name Medical School Title Key Outcome (s) Site
PDF 2009 Ghana Nneka U. Egbuonu Howard University College of Medicine Geographic Variation in Mampong, Ashanti Region and Axim, Western Region as a Correlation of Malaria Profile in Children under age 15 ▪Malaria
▪Child Health
Mampong District Hospital
Axim Government District Hospital
PDF 2009 Ghana Mechelle Elosiebo University of Tennessee Health Science Center An Occupational and Regional Investigation of Maternal and Fetal Parturition Outcomes in Apam and Axim, Ghana ▪Maternal and Child Health
▪Childbirth
▪Morbidity and Mortality
▪Outcomes
Apam Catholic Hospital
Axim Hospital
PDF 2009 Ghana Irma Flemings Meharry Medical College Maternal Matters ▪Maternal & Child Health
▪Mortality
Apam Catholic Hospital
PDF 2009 Ghana Tania M. Gonzalez-Santiago University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine Knowledge, attitudes and risky behaviors towards HIV among the adult population of Mampong and Apam, Ghana ▪HIV/AIDS
▪Knowledge, Attitudes &Risky Behavior
Mampong
Apam
PDF 2009 Ghana Mikel A. Hofman Florida State University College of Medicine Condom Use Among Young Women in Rural Ghana ▪HIV/AIDS
▪Prevention
▪Women’s Health Focus on STD
Axim Hospital
Apam Reproductive Clinic
PDF 2009 Ghana Christelle Ilboudo University of Nebraska College of Medicine Typhoid Intestinal Perforation in Children: Cases at Apam Catholic Hospital ▪Typhoid Fever
▪Intestinal Perforation
Apam Catholic Hospital
PDF 2009 Ghana Kenneth O. Matthew Morehouse School of Medicine Prevalence of Insecticide Treated Net Usage for Child Malaria Prevention Among Rural Ghanaian Women: A Cross-Sectional Study ▪Malaria
▪Maternal & Child health
Apam
Axim
Mampong
PDF 2009 Ghana Jeffrey Mora Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California A comparison and analysis of risk behavior in known HIV-positive patients in Central and Coastal Ghana ▪HIV/AIDS
▪Risk Behavior
Mampong District Hospital
Apam Catholic Hospital
PDF 2009 Ghana Kim-Tan Nguyen David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA National Ambulance Service ▪Ambulance Service
▪Healthcare Services
Apam Catholic Hospital
PDF 2009 Ghana Theodore Nyame Harvard Medical School Allocation and Utilization of Funds in Ghana’s District Hospitals ▪Hospital Funding
▪Costs
▪Expenditures
Mampong District Hospital
Axim Government District Hospital
PDF 2009 Ghana Danielle K. Potter Creighton University School of Medicine Identifying barriers to a collaborative partnership between traditional birth attendants and the organized healthcare system to improve infant and maternal health in the Nzema East District (Axim) and the Gomoa district (Apam) ▪Maternal and Child Health
▪Healthcare delivery
Axim Government District Hospital
Apam Catholic Hospital
Satellite Clinics
PDF 2009 Ghana Harry L. South Morehouse School of Medicine Knowledge is Power: Exploring the Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices of Community Members from Mampong and Axim towards Tuberculosis ▪Tuberculosis
▪Knowledge, Attitudes, & Practice
Mampong District Hospital
Axim Government District Hospital