2021 Capstone Research Presentations - Day 2


9:00 am to 12:30 pm

Zoom Webinar
Meeting ID: 961 9427 4537
Passcode: 919061

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 2

Time Student Presenter Capstone Title Mentors
9:00-9:15 AM Liana Beld A Laboratory-Based Project: Repurposed Aspartyl Protease Inhibitors as a Possible Treatment for Lymphatic Filariasis Judy Sakanari
9:15-9:30 AM Kirstin Kielhold Words Matter: An Evaluation of a Messaging-Based Program Designed to Promote Communication Regarding Sexual Health and Desires Brianna Rader
9:30-9:45 AM Graham Hinchcliffe Facing the Triple Threat:
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health care for people living with HIV in California.
A Qualitative Study.
Wayne Steward and Shannon Fuller
9:45-10:00 AM Amye Farag Costs of Developing a Dedicated Emergency Department (CODED) Jim Kahn
10:00-10:15 AM Divya Ganesan Financing Options for a Single Payer Health System in the United States Jim Kahn
10:15-10:30 AM Sarah Becker The Impact of COVID-19 on Identification of Speech and Language Delay at the Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital (ZSFG) Children’s Health Center Amy Beck
10:30-10:45 AM MORNING BREAK
10:45-11:00 AM Forrest Barker Assessing the Role Population Characteristics Play in Stay-at-Home Order Effectiveness Neelam Sekhri Feachem
11:00-11:15 AM Paola Vera Exploring Latinx Youth’s Mental Health in Fresno County During Initial COVID-19 Shelter in Place Orders Mara Decker
11:15-11:30 AM Audrey Smith Risk Factors for Delayed Presentation and its Association with Mortality in Children with Sepsis in a Public Tertiary Care Hospital in Tanzania Teresa Kortz
11:30-11:45 AM Arianna Safi Addressing the Understanding and Practicality of a Novel Quality Improvement Curriculum in Overseas Health Facilities Sujatha Sankaran
11:45-12:00 PM Winta Haile Exploring the impact of COVID-19 on reported maternal and neonatal complications and access to maternal health care in five government health facilities in Blantyre, Malawi Kimberly Baltzell and Anna Muller
12:00-12:15 PM Anjana Baradwaj Varespladib: Clinical Safety Profile of a secretory Phospholipase A2 (sPLA2) Inhibitor Drug and Implications for Use as a Snakebite Therapeutic: A Systematic Review Matt Lewin and Mohsen Malekinejad
12:15-12:30 PM Tanvi Gurazada “You know how they treat daughters-in-law in the villages”: Shifting household dynamics during COVID-19 lockdowns for recently married women in Lucknow: A Qualitative Study Nadia Diamond-Smith