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.

Click the link “PDF” in the left column to download the project.

GE Intl Hospital    Ghana Pic

 Link Year  Country  Name Medical School Title Key Outcome (s) Site
PDF 2013 Ghana Constantin Chikando Morehouse School of Medicine Malaria Knowledge, Attitudes, & Practices among Pregnant Women from Two Healthcare Facilities ▪Malaria
▪Maternal Health
▪St. Luke Catholic Hospital
▪Apam Reproductive and Child Health Center
PDF 2013 Ghana Krysten A. Chin Stony Brook  University School of Medicine Umbilical Cord Care for the Prevention of Neonatal Sepsis: Perceptions & Practices ▪Maternal & Child Health ▪St. Luke Catholic Hospital – Apam
PDF 2013 Ghana Joy A. Cooper Howard University College of Medicine The Efficacy of Interactive Sexual Health Education of Female Adolescents ▪Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
▪Sexual Health Education
Apam Secondary School
PDF 2013 Ghana Louisa Griggs University of Illinois College of Medicine Family Planning: Knowledge, Perceptions, and Needs of Women Receiving Antenatal & Postpartum Care ▪Family Planning
▪Knowledge and Perceptions
St. Luke Catholic Hospital
PDF 2013 Ghana Tia Jackson-Bey University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Surgical Site Infection after Cesarean Delivery ▪Maternal Health
▪Cesarean Section
St. Luke Catholic Hospital
PDF 2013 Ghana Rachel D.  Maree Medical University of South Carolina Looking to the Future: Patient Perceptions of Aging and Health ▪Aging
▪Perceptions
St. Luke Catholic Hospital
PDF 2013 Ghana Obinna Ndum Stony Brook University School of Medicine Assessing Attitudes & Perceptions on the Usage of Native & Herbal Treatments for Malaria Malaria St. Luke Catholic Hospital
PDF 2013 Ghana Jade V. Pagkas-Bather University of Illinois College of Medicine A Survey of General Knowledge Pertaining to HIV/AIDS Transmission HIV/AIDS St. Luke Catholic Hospital
PDF 2013 Kenya Ekua Abban University of Michigan Medical School Female Utilization of Family Planning Services ▪Family Planning
▪Maternal & Child Health
Yala Sub-District Hospital
PDF 2013 Kenya Ogechi Agwu Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Utilization of Antenatal Care Services ▪Maternal & Child Health Yala Sub-District Hospital
PDF 2013 Kenya David B. Beal Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine Hospital Survey of Boda-Boda Related Accidents in Western Kenya ▪Injuries
▪Risk Factors
Siaya District Hospital
Yala Sub-District Hospital
PDF 2013 Kenya Jacqueline D.  Doamekpor Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Yeshiva University) Caretakers’ Knowledge, Attitudes & Practices Regarding Vaccines and Traditional Medicine for Children ▪Child Health
▪Pediatrics
▪Attitudes
Yala Sub-District Hospital
PDF 2013 Kenya Ajala Osagie New Jersey Medical School (UMDNJ) Challenges of the New Globalization of Diabetes: Managing Type II Diabetes Mellitus ▪Diabetes Siaya District Hospital
PDF 2013 Kenya Monique Sutherland University of Illinois College of Medicine Preterm Births: An Evaluation of Risk Factors, Management, & Outcomes ▪Maternal & Child Health
▪Preterm Births
▪Health Outcomes
Siaya District Hospital