2021 Capstone Research Presentations - Day 1


9:00 am to 2:15 pm

Zoom Morning Webinar (9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
Meeting ID: 928 4014 9369
Passcode: 747728

Zoom Afternoon Webinar (1:00 pm – 2:15 pm)
Meeting ID: 916 6295 3776
Passcode: 961386

Please join the Master of Science in Global Health students for final presentations of their capstone research projects. Students will present their work on active global health projects in the U.S. and around the world as the culmination of the 11-month master’s program. Online participation is encouraged in the Q&A after each student presentation.

Project Abstracts

Presentation Schedule - Day 1

Time Student Presenter Capstone Title Mentors
9:00-9:15 AM 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
9:15-9:30 AM Isabella Dohil Measuring the Impact of Social Networks on Contraception Use in Madagascar Paul Krezanoski
9:30-9:45 AM Masih Babagoli Association of Healthcare Access with Hypertension Awareness, Treatment, and Control in Bangladesh David Boettiger
9:45-10:00 AM Deandra Lee Gender Differences in Mental Health Among Migrants Living at the Border in Tijuana, Mexico, and Contributing Factors to Mental Health: A Quantitative Secondary Analysis Jaime Sepulveda
10:00-10:15 AM Lina Salam Exploring the Perceived Influence of Gender and Family Dynamics on Contraceptive Decision-Making among Ugandan Women: A Qualitative Study Beth Phillips
10:15-10:30 AM Eva Adana Comparative Rates of Mortality for Pediatric Patients at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, With and Without Genetic Testing for Medulloblastoma Doug Arneson
10:30-10:45 AM MORNING BREAK
10:45-11:00 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
11:00-11:15 AM Disha Nangia Telehealth and HIV Care Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Qualitative Study in California Shannon Fuller
11:15-11:30 AM Andrea Correa The Impact of Transnational Soda Corporation on Water Supply in Mexico Laura Schmidt
11:30-11:45 AM Rachel Christensen Reduction of Pharmaceutical Waste Through the Development and Implementation of Ecologically Friendly and Biodegradable Product Packaging Matt Lewin
11:45-12:00 PM Maya Ganeshan Perceptions of Safety and Care in the Emergency Department during the COVID-19 Pandemic Jeanne Ann Noble
12:00-1:00 PM LUNCH BREAK
1:00-1:15 PM Wes Stephens Evaluating the implementation of COVID-19 policy in the Navajo Nation using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research (CFIR) model. Laura Schmidt
1:15-1:30 PM Diana Etwaru Global health and consumption of uncooked seafood: a robust scoping review Evan Bloch and Mohsen Malekinejad
1:30-1:45 PM Cairn Wu A Clinical Trial of a Six-Month Whole Systems Ayurvedic Intervention for Breast Cancer Survivors Anand Dhruva
1:45-2:00 PM Richard Le Faculty Perspectives on a Vietnamese Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Fellowship Program:
A Qualitative Assessment
Michelle Hermiston
2:00-2:15 PM Mariam Carson Examining COVID-19 Vaccine Readiness among Latinx Essential Workers in San Francisco:
A Qualitative Assessment
Alicia Fernandez