Home Institution: GHESKIO
Fellowship Site: GHESKIO, Port-au-Price, Haiti
Research Topic: Impact of a Clinic-Based Infant Feeding Support Program on Child Growth Outcomes among HIV-Exposed Children in Haiti
Dr. Alcenat will spend her fellowship year at GHESKIO Centers in Port-au-Prince under the mentorship of Vanessa Rouzier, MD and Myung Hee Lee, PhD, MS. Her research will focus on evaluating the impact of one year of political unrest in Haiti on malnutrition rate among infants born to women living with HIV and in the PMTCT program at GHESKIO.