Program & Trainee News
Trainee Spotlight: Ashley Karczewski
Ashley Karczewski was a 2019-2020 NPGH Scholar – learn more about her fellowship experience in Nairobi, Kenya and her work in global oral health! Articles:
A Conversation With Ashley KarczweskiAshley Karczweski is one of our wonderful interns, learn more about her time as a fellow in Kenya!
Posted by Timothy A. DeRouen Center for Global Oral Health University of Washington on Monday, September 21, 2020
Life During a Pandemic: How Academia Responds
NPGH organized a series of moderated Zoom discussions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here for more info.
Fogarty has partnered with the Fulbright Program, the flagship international educational exchange program sponsored by the U.S. government, to promote the expansion of research in public health and clinical research in resource-limited settings for medical and graduate students. Learn more about the Fulbright-Fogarty Awards in Public Health here. 2021-2022 Competition Deadline: Tuesday October 13, 2020 at 5 pm Eastern Time
Congratulations to 2012-2013 Fogarty Fellow, Dr. Bartholomew Ondigo, who has been one of 10 scientists selected for the new African Postdoctoral Training Initiative.
Congratulations to Fogarty Mentor Dr. Lishomwa Ndhlovu and 2015-2016 Fogarty Fellow Dr. Gabriel Loni Ekali who were awarded the UW/Fred Hutch Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) International Infrastructure Award.
Congratulations to 2017-2018 Fogarty Fellow, Dr. Elison Sarapura Casto, whose Fogarty project, “Parkinson’s Prevalence in Jauja” placed 1st in the Central Region category of the 2018 Medical College of Peru research competition.
Congratulations to 2014-2015 Fogarty Fellow, Dr. Paul A. Burns, who was recently appointed Assistant Professor at the John D. Bower School of Population Health at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
Select Trainee Publications
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Hydroxychloroquine in Nonhospitalized Adults With Early COVID-19
Caleb Skipper, Mahsa Abbasi, Sarah Lofgren, and Matt Pullen July 2020
Intimate Partner Violence, Poverty, and Maternal Health Care-Seeking Among Young Women in Kenya: a Cross-Sectional Analysis Informing the New Sustainable Development Goals
Paul Burns March 2020
Fighting Novel Diseases Amidst Humanitarian Crises
Neil Sircar January 2020
Cascade Analysis: An Adaptable Implementation Strategy Across HIV and Non-HIV Delivery Platforms.
Anjuli Wagner December 2019
The preventability of trauma-related death at a tertiary hospital in Ghana: a multidisciplinary panel review approach.
Rockefeller Oteng December 2019
Burden of Depression in Outpatient HIV-Infected adults in Sub-Saharan Africa; Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Sarah Lofgren November 2019
Male Partner Linkage to Clinic-Based Services for Sexually Transmitted Infections and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Services Following Couple Home-Based Education and Testing.
Jennifer MarkNovember 2019
Benchmarking Global Trauma Care: Defining the Unmet Need for Trauma Surgery in Ghana
Adam Gyedu, Barclay Stewart, Cameron Gaskill November 2019
Nationwide enumeration of emergency operations performed in Ghana
Adam Gyedu, Barclay Stewart November 2019
Estimating obstetric and gynecologic surgical rate: A benchmark of surgical capacity building in Ghana
Adam Gyedu, Barclay Stewart October 2019
Hospital-Based Quality Improvement Interventions for Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Systematic Review.
Ehete Bahiru September 2019
Cytomegalovirus viremia associated with increased mortality in cryptococcal meningitis in sub-Saharan Africa
Caleb Skipper September 2019
Short course amphotericin B in addition to sertraline and fluconazole for treatment of HIV-associated cryptococcal meningitis in rural Tanzania
Joshua Rhein August 2019
Male Partner Linkage to Clinic-based Services for Sexually Transmitted infections and HIV
Jennifer Mark August 2019
Characterizing Men Who Have Sex with Transgender Women in Lima, Peru: Sexual Behavior and Partnership Profiles
Jessica Long July 2019
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Financial incentives to motivate pediatric HIV testing – assessing the potential for coercion, inducement, and voluntariness
Anjuli Wagner July 2019
Assessing a Human Rights-Based Approach to HIV in Kenya.
Neil Sircar June 2019
Hospital-based quality improvement interventions for patients with heart failure: a systematic review
Ehete Bahiru March 2019
A comparison of thick-film microscopy, rapid diagnostic test, and polymerase chain reaction for accurate diagnosis of Plasmodium falciparummalaria
Olivia Achonduh March 2019
Motorcycle taxi programme increases safe riding behaviours among its drivers in Kampala, Uganda
Kennedy Muni November 2018
Prevalence and factors associated with female genital mutilation among women of reproductive age in the Bawku municipality and Pusiga District of northern Ghana
Evelyn Sakeah September 2018
Physical and Mental Health Impacts of Household Gardens in an Urban Slum in Lima, Peru
Jorge A. Alarcon, Leann Andrews August 2018
Surgical oncology at a major referral center in Ghana: Burden, staging, and outcomes.
Adam Gyedu, Cameron Gaskill August 2018
The New England Journal of Medicine Perspective Piece – Crossing Borders
Marlene Martin, MD July 2018
Evaluation of the GeneXpert MTB/RIF in Patients with presumptive tuberculosis meningitis
Tatiana Metcalf June 2018
Measuring adherence to antipsychotic medications for schizophrenia: Concordance and validity among a community sample in rural China
Roman Xu May 2018
Higher Transplacental Pathogen-Specific Antibody Transfer Among Pregnant Women Randomized to Triple Antiretroviral Treatment Versus Short Course Zidovudine
Rose Bosire March 2018
An Assessment of Rehabilitation Infrastructure in Peru
Amy Fuhs, Lacey LaGrone November 2017
Surgery and trauma care providers’ perception of the impact of dual-practice employment on quality of care provided in an Andean country.
Amy Fuhs, Leah Isquith-Dicker, Lacey LaGrone May 2017
Mixed-Methods Assessment of Trauma and Acute Care Surgical Quality Improvement Programs in Peru.
Amy Fuhs, Leah Isquith-Dicker, Lacey LaGrone April 2017
New-onset diabetes in hiv treated adults from thailand: predictors, long-term renal and cardiovascular outcomes.
Vorapot Saprisivat April 2017
Spatiotemporal mapping of cervical cancer incidence highlights need for targeted prevention in Songkhla province, Thailand.
Shama Virani April 2017
Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers and HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders in HIV-infected individuals in Rakai, Uganda.
Mahsa Abassi, Bozena Morawski December 2016
Fixed-dose combination therapy for the prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases.
Ehete Bahiru March 2017
Genital Injury Signatures and Microbiome Alterations Associated With Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Usage and Intravaginal Drying Practices.
Rose Bosire February 2017
The targetable A1 Huntington disease haplotype has distinct Amerindian and European origins in Latin America.
Mario Cornejo February 2017
Early childhood transmission of hepatitis B prior to the first hepatitis B vaccine dose is rare among babies born to HIV-infected and non-HIV infected mothers in Gulu, Uganda.
Emmanuel Seremba May 2017
Depression and Anxiety are Common in Acute HIV Infection and Associate with Plasma Immune Activation.
Nitaya Chomchey May 2017
Sustainable Resuscitation Ultrasound Education in a Low-Resource Environment: The Kumasi Experience.
Rockefeller Oteng March 2017
Interferon-γresponses to Plasmodium falciparum vaccine candidate antigens decrease in the absence of malaria transmission.
Cyrus Ayieko, George Oyodo January 2017
Feasibility and acceptability of HIV self-testing among pre-exposure prophylaxis users in Kenya.
Elizabeth Irungu February 2017
The PICASSO Cohort: baseline characteristics of a cohort of men who have sex with men and male-to-female transgender women at high risk for syphilis infection in Lima, Peru.
Segundo Leon April 2017
Seroprevalence of Histoplasmosis in Somali, Burmese, and Hmong Refugees Residing in Thailand and Kenya.
Nathan Bahr May 2017
Differences in Immunologic Factors Among Patients Presenting with Altered Mental Status During Cryptococcal Meningitis.
Nathan Bahr, Olatundan Williams, Joshua Rhein, Bozena Morawski, Mahsa Abassi, Sarah Lofgren March 2017
Eosinophilic Meningitis Due to Infection With Paragonimus kellicotti.
Nathan Bahr May 2017
Model distinguishability and inference robustness in mechanisms of cholera transmission and loss of immunity.
Karen Hamre May 2017
Barriers to Follow-Up for Abnormal Papanicolaou Smears among Female Sex Workers in Lima, Peru.
Devora Aharon January 2017
The Changing Epidemiology of Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1 Infection in Peruvian Female Sex Workers, 1993-2010.
Kristin Heitzinger February 2017
Beyond a Moral Obligation: A Legal Framework for Emergency and Essential Surgical Care and Anesthesia.
Barclay Stewart May 2017
Brief Report: Association Between Menopause and Unprotected Sex in High-Risk HIV-Positive Women in Mombasa, Kenya.
Linnet Masese April 2017
BCG vaccination induces HIV target cell activation in HIV-exposed infants in a randomized trial.
Melanie Gasper April 2017
Clinical Comparison of Retinopathy-Positive and Retinopathy-Negative Cerebral Malaria.
Ruth Namazzi January 2017
Recent advances in AIDS-related cryptococcal meningitis treatment with an emphasis on resource limited settings.
Joshua Rhein, Mahsa Abassi April 2017
Human Papillomavirus at Multiple Sites Associated with Anal Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions in HIV-Seropositive Individuals.
Eleanore Chuang July 2016
Elevated cerebrospinal fluid tumor necrosis factor is associated with acute and long-term neurocognitive impairment in cerebral malaria.
Paul Bangirana April 2017
Feasibility Study of HIV Sentinel Surveillance using PMTCT data in Cameroon: from Scientific Success to Programmatic Failure.
Gabriel Ekali January 2017
mHealth Interventions for Health System Strengthening in China: A Systematic Review.
Maoyi Tian, Dong Xu March 2017
The role of implementation science training in global health: from the perspective of graduates of the field’s first dedicated doctoral program.
Dong Xu January 2016