2020 Capstone Project Proposals - Day 2


9:00 am to 3:00 pm

UCSF Mission Bay Campus
Mission Hall, Room 1400
550 16th Street, San Francisco

Please join the Master of Science in Global Health students as they present proposals for their capstone research projects. Master’s students begin their capstone research in the spring quarter and present their project proposals to the Master of Science Examination Review Committee. Outside feedback and participation are welcome.

Presentation Schedule - Day 2

Time Student Capstone Title Mentor(s)
9:00am to 9:15am Jammy Feng Evaluating the association between different types of travel, malaria risk, and treatment-seeking behavior in Lao PDR and Vietnam Adam Bennett
9:15am to 9:30am Mana Anvar How caregiver reporting raises behavioral concerns for criminal or civil liability exhibited by Frontotemporal (FTD) patients in the US: a secondary qualitative analysis Jalayne Arias
& Sarah Hooper
9:30am to 9:45am Sunny Lin Effectiveness and scalability of respectful maternal care interventions in low and middle-income countries in Africa: a systematic review Carolyn Smith-Hughes
9:45am to 10:00am Diamond Coleman Examining the impact of social stressors on receipt of prostate cancer treatment amongst Black Men Scarlett Gomez
10:00am to 10:15am Sunya Akhter Evaluation of fellows' perceptions on the Vietnamese Pediatric Hematology Oncology Fellowship Training Program Michelle Hermiston
10:15am to 10:30am MORNING BREAK
10:30am to 10:45am Caihla Petiprin Exploring key health challenges, barriers, and interventions for women in the urban informal settlement called Mukuru in Nairobi, Kenya Jason Corburn
10:45am to 11:00am Shivali Joshi Examining barriers and facilitators to PrEP adherence amongst high risk young women, aged 15-24, in Kampala, Uganda Rachel King
11:00am to 11:15am Brooke VanSickle Perceived barriers and facilitators in accessing developmental care among families with children with developmental delays or disabilities receiving care at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland: A qualitative study Susanne Martin Herz
11:15am to 11:30am Brooklyn Dominguez Pediatric sepsis and the association between emergency medicine resource use and mortality in a tertiary care hospital in Tanzania Teresa Kortz
11:30am to 12:40pm LUNCH BREAK
12:45pm to 1:00pm Izzy Polese Assessing community perception of the 'Cyber-VCT' intervention and evaluating the trend in HIV Testing on Mfangano Island, Kenya Lily Muldoon
1:00pm to 1:15pm Wendy Kessman Employment discrimination and participation in informal and criminalized economies for transgender and gender diverse adults in the United States Annesa Flentje
1:15pm to 1:30pm Cecily Sotomayor Implementation of the WHO’s Basic Emergency Care Course to strengthen emergency care in Tanzania Andrea Tenner
1:30pm to 1:45pm Sigal Maya Investigating facilitators and barriers to the implementation of the WHO integrated triage tool in Tanzania: a qualitative study Andrea Tenner
1:45pm to 2:00pm AFTERNOON BREAK
2:00pm to 2:15pm Mica Reyna Evaluating promotor performance in a promotor-based hereditary breast cancer education workshop for Spanish-speaking Latinos Laura Fejerman
2:15pm to 2:30pm Guntas Padda Evaluating the impact of a community rehabilitation program on the health-related quality of life of children with disabilities in rural Karnataka Mitul Kapadia
2:30pm to 2:45pm Hannah Thomas Evaluating the burden of pediatric trauma at a tertiary referral hospital in Kampala, Uganda Coleen Sabatini
2:45pm to 3:00pm Jacqueline Odiase Community perceptions towards person-centered maternity care in Kenya and its associated factors Patience Afulani