GHIP partners include organizations in Uganda, Kenya, Nepal, Peru, Senegal, and Vietnam, and projects range across the community medicine/public health spectrum, based on the expressed needs of the community and the partner organizations.


2017 GHIP Projects:

Chelsea Broomhead; Dhulikhel, Nepal: Developing Effective Teaching Materials for Pesticide Safety Education for Farming Communities in Rural Nepal

Sarah Hendricks; Dhulikhel, Nepal: Curbing Alcohol Abuse and Its Sequelae in Nepal through a Multi-faceted Educational Campaign

Alyssa Hummel; Lima, Peru: Educational Outreach to Transgender Women in Lima, Peru Regarding HIV Prevention and Hormone Therapy

Timothy Kelly; Can Tho, Vietnam, Developing a Harm Reduction Program Targeting Heroin Overdoses and Hepatitis C amongst at-Risk Populations in Vietnam

Mark Scurrah; Can Tho, Vietnam: Introducing Depression Screening and Assessing Change in Provider Attitudes in the Mekong Delta

Sylvia Stellmacher; Dakar, Senegal: Informing Nutritional Decisions Among People Living with HIV in Dakar, Senegal

Chloe Stigglebout; Kampala, Uganda: Community Education about Burkitt Lymphoma (BL) in Uganda

Alizabeth Weber; Ollantaytambo, Peru: Developing a Novel Trauma and Wound Care Curriculum for Community Health Workers in Andean Peru


2016 GHIP Projects:

Makenzie Bartsch; Can Tho, Vietnam: Breastfeeding Promotion in Can Tho, Vietnam through Patient Education and Hospital Protocol Change

Patrick Bloecher; Sacred Valley, Peru: Improving Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene in Peru's Sacred Valley

Kyle Cleasby; Kathmandu, Nepal: Decreasing the Frequency of Tobacco Smoking in Dhulikhel, Nepal through Cessation Counseling and Educational Programs

Jessica Copeland; Lima, Peru: Forming First-Aid Health Brigades in a Peruvian Shantytown

Christine Maloney; Karagita, Kenya: Reducing the Burden of Pediatric Diarrheal Illness through Education of Informal Babycare Providers in Karagita, Kenya

Megan Mayer; Lima, Peru: Developing a Tailored Brochure for Hepatitis B Prevention among Transgender Women in Lima

Mariah Minder; Kampala, Uganda: Educating High School Students in Uganda about Cancer

Annie Ngo; Can Tho, Vietnam: Developing a Diabetes Education Program for Can Tho, Viet Nam

Jeffrey Northey; Ziguinchor, Senegal: Increasing the Awareness of Malaria Lifecycle, Symptoms, Prevention, Treatment, and Existing Governmental Anti-Malarial Efforts in Ziguinchor, Senegal

Courtney Schuelke; Sacred Valley, Peru: Tackling Malnutrition and Anemia in the Sacred Valley of Peru

Averyl Shindruk; Kathmandu, Nepal: Enhancing Diabetes Education for Patient and Community Health: Dhulikhel, Nepal

Jennifer Wooley; Naivasha, Kenya: Strengthening the Local Health and Social Safety Net of Female Sex Workers in Naivasha, Kenya

 

2015 GHIP Projects:

Danielle Borin; Kampala, Uganda: Improve and distribute culturally and educationally appropriate cervical cancer informational material during cervical screenings and community outreach events at the Uganda Cancer Institute

Lindsey Daudt; Mái Dầm Commune, Vietnam: Child Nutrition Education for Lifelong Healthy Eating Habits in Mái Dầm Commune, Vietnam

Theresa Myers; Naivasha, Kenya: Empowering Kenyan Commercial Sex Workers Through Education on Sexually Transmitted Infections

Jenna Schmidt; Jodhpur, India: Improving Child Malnutrition Screening Through Enhanced Methods and Training of Community Health Work in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Tanya Shah; Ollantaytambo, Peru: Teaching Good Complementary Feeding Practices to Low-Literacy Health Promotors in Peru

Thomas Siegert; Karagita, Kenya: A Community-Driven Pilot Program To Increase Basic Pediatric Health Knowledge Amongst Child Caretakers in Karagita, Kenya

Maria Tulloch-Palomino; Tumbes and Lima, Peru: Reducing the Burden of Stroke Risk Factors in Urban and Rural Peru through a Hospital-Based Stroke Prevention Campaign

 

2014 GHIP Projects:

Roberta Enes; Kampala, Uganda: Increasing Hygiene Awareness to Reduce Hospital Acquired Infections at the Uganda Cancer Institute

Caitlin Harrington; Kathmandu, Nepal: Development of a Community-Based Educational Program on Hypertension in Nepal

Ashton Kilgore; Gbeke Region, Cote d'Ivoire: Assessment of Malaria Treatment and Patient Knowledge in Cote d'Ivoire

Natasha Lee; Naivasha, Kenya: Increasing Education about Diabetes among Community Health Workers in Naivasha, Kenya

Kymberly May; Naivasha, Kenya: Improving Tuberculosis Awareness and Conducting Inpatient Contact Tracing in Naivasha, Kenya

Ryann Milne-Price; Kampala, Uganda: Improving Health Literacy Around Cervical Cancer and Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in Kampala, Uganda

Joseph Steffens; Ollantaytambo, Peru: Education for Male Reproductive Health in Andean Peru

Evan Yount; Kathmandu, Nepal: Advancing awareness of diabetes in Nepal through community education