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 2012 Ghana Nnenaya Q. Agochukwu Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine – Shreveport Surgery at 2 district hospitals in Ghana: A cross sectional, retrospective review of major operations at Kintampo Municipal Hospital and Axim Government Hospital Surgery ▪Kintampo Municipal Hospital
▪Axim Government Hospital
PDF 2012 Ghana Nkiruka A. Emeagwali Meharry Medical College As Assessment of TB awareness and Risk Factor in the Patients and Staff of Axim Hospital Tuberculosis Axim Government Hospital
PDF 2012 Ghana Melanie E. Odeleye University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine HIV/AIDS Admissions at Kintampo Municipal Hospital ▪HIV/AIDS
▪Secondary Diagnoses
Kintampo Municipal Hospital
PDF 2012 Ghana Brenda Oiyemhonlan Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California Identifying Obstetrical Emergencies at Kintampo Municipal Hospital: A perspective from Pregnant Women and Nursing Midwives ▪Maternal and Child Health
▪Obstetrical Emergencies
▪Health Outcomes
Kintampo Municipal Hospital
PDF 2012 Ghana Kenisha S. Pemberton Florida State University College of Medicine Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices of Family Planning Methods among Women Attending Axim Government Hospital in Axim, Ghana ▪Family Planning
▪Knowledge and Attitudes
Axim Government Hospital
PDF 2012 Ghana Elisa V. Pujals Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine An Analysis of Referral Practices at Kintampo Municipal Hospital ▪Healthcare Delivery
▪Referral Practices
Kintampo Municipal Hospital
PDF 2012 Ghana Sudhi A. Trye Tufts University School of Medicine Indication for Cesarean Section at Kintampo Municipal Hospital ▪Maternal and Child Health
▪Cesarean section
Kintampo Municipal Hospital
PDF 2012 Ghana LaShundra N. Watson University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine Analysis of Incomplete Abortion Rates and Axim Government Hospital Abortion Axim Government Hospital
PDF 2012 Uganda Irving Z. Basañez The University of Texas Medical School at Houston Prevalence of hearing loss among primary school children in Mbarara, Uganda ▪Hearing Loss Uganda Martyr’s Primary School
PDF 2012 Uganda Renee M. Haynes Morehouse School of Medicine Prevalence of AIDS fatigue among patients at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital (MRRH) HIV/AIDS Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital
PDF 2012 Uganda Chidubem Iloabachie University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine Strong Women / Abakazi Bamaani: Creating a Support Group for HIV-Positive Mothers ▪HIV/AIDS
▪Reproductive Health
Mbarara National Referral Hospital
PDF 2012 Uganda Chinwe I. Nwosu University of Toledo College of Medicine Assessment of the Perioperative Care at Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital ▪Surgery
▪Anesthesia
Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital
PDF 2012 Uganda Aleta N. Simmons Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine The Most Common Cutaneous Manifestations of HIV in Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital ▪HIV/AIDS
▪Dermatology
Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital
PDF 2012 Uganda Bethany L. Strong Harvard Medical School Project Title: Barriers to the Implementation of the WHO Surgery Checklist in Mbarara National Referral Hospital Surgery Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital