2021 Capstone Project Proposals - Day 2


9:00 am to 1:00 pm

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)
9:00-9:15 AM Disha Nangia Telehealth and HIV Care Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic Shannon Fuller and Wayne Steward
9:15-9:30 AM Ilia Vasilopoulos Trust and Unrest: A quantitative study on post-civil war health care improvements and the relationship between people and state in Aceh, Indonesia Ben Oppenheim
9:30-9:45 AM Richard Le Faculty Perspectives on a Vietnamese Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program: A Qualitative Assessment Michelle Hermiston and Anurag Agrawal
9:45-10:00 AM Mimi Carson Examining COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy among Latinx Essential Workers in San Francisco: A Qualitative Assessment Alicia Fernandez
10:00-10:15 AM Penelope Dodson Access to dental care for the Down syndrome pediatric population on Medicaid in comparison to the privately insured pediatric population with Down syndrome at Charlie’s Clinic in Oakland, California Noemi Spinazzi and Susanne Martin Herz
10:15-10:30 AM Arianna Safi Addressing the Gaps in Quality Improvement Knowledge and Suggestions of Health Providers for a Novel QI Project Sujatha Sankaran
10:30-10:45 AM MORNING BREAK
10:45-11:00 AM Chelsie Anderson Global Health Equity in Surgical Care: A Novel Surgical Pipeline Program Curriculum for High School Students Doruk Ozgediz
11:00-11:15 AM Eva Adana Comparative rates of morbidity and mortality for pediatric patients at University of California San Francisco Benioff Children's Hospital, with and without genetic testing for Medulloblastoma? Doug Arneson
11:15-11:30 AM Lina Salam Exploring the Impact of Gender Dynamics on Contraceptive Decision-Making among Malawian Women: A Qualitative Study Beth Phillips and Lauren Suchman
11:30-11:45 AM Andrea Correa The Impact of Transnational Soda Corporation on Water Scarcity in Mexico Laura Schmidt, Angela Carriedo, and Eric Crosbie
11:45-12:00 PM Amye Farag Cost of Developing a Dedicated Emergency Department (CODED) Jim Kahn and Andrea Tenner
12:00-12:15 PM AFTERNOON BREAK
12:15-12:30 PM Divya Ganesan A Quantitative Policy Analysis on How to Fund a Single Payer Health System in the United States Jim Kahn
12:30-12:45 PM Isabella Dohil Measuring the Impact of Social Networks on Contraceptive Use in Madagascar Paul Krezanoski and Alison Comfort
12:45-1:00 PM Sophie Ahmad The impact of COVID-19 on HIV treatment and care delivery for adults in South and Southeast Asia: A Qualitative Study Annette Sohn