2018 Global Health MPH Thesis Presentations

Students in the spring semester of their second year of the Vanderbilt MPH program recently presented the work of their MPH thesis to members, mentors, colleagues, fellow students, and guests. This year, there are seven MPH students in the Global Health Track who presented their thesis findings. See below for the list of Global Health students and their thesis topics. 

Beto Arriola Vigo, M.D.
Qualitative Analysis: Community Involvement in the new model of care during Mental Health Reform in Peru

Juanita Prieto Garcia, M.D.
Determinants of Full Immunization in Children under Five Years Old in the Rongo Sub-County of Migori County, Kenya 

Salesio Macuacua, M.D.
Assessment of the Determinants of Non-adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy during Pregnancy in the District of Manhiça, Mozambique

Joey Starnes
Reduction in Under-Five Mortality in the Rongo Sub-County of Migori County, Kenya: Experience of the Lwala Community Alliance 2007-2017 with Evidence from a Cross-Sectional Survey

Birdie Hutton
Evaluation of behavioral, environmental and genetic risk factors for gastric cancer: a population-based study in Central America

Sade Arinze, M.D.
Immunodeficiency at the Start of Combination Antiretroviral Therapy: Data from Zambézia Province, Mozambique

Rui Wang, M.Ed.
Risk Factors for Depression among Women in Rural Western Kenya and Implications for Designing Future Surveys