President's Global Impact Fund Projects

2021 - 2022

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Point Prevalence Study in Acute Pediatric Critical Illness in Low-Resource Countries

Adrian Holloway, MD, Assistant Professor, Pediatrics and Adnan Bhutta, MBBS, Professor, Pediatrics, UM School of Medicine

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Kenya – REACH (Reaching, Engaging Adolescents and Young Adults for Care Continuum in Health) Mental Health

Peter Memiah, DrPH, MSc, Associate Professor, Epidemiology (Ciheb) and Fernando Wagner, MPH, DS, Professor, UM School of Social Work

2020 - 2021

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Brazil – Developing Capacity for Long-Term Care of Older Adults Living with Dementia

Kirsten Corazzini, PhD, FGSA, Professor and Associate Dean, and Vivian Schutz, PhD, MBA, RN, Assistant Professor, UM School of Nursing Ester Villalonga Olives, PhD, MSc, Assistant Professor, UM School of Pharmacy

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Malawi – Environmental Justice, Human Rights and Public Health Legal Theory and Practice Seminar

Diane Hoffman, JD, MS, Professor of Health Law, Director of Law & Health Care Program; Peter Danchin, JSD, LLM, LLB, Professor; and Robert Percival, JD, MA, Professor from the UM School of Law

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Morocco – mLearning in Morocco: Feasibility and Pilot Cluster Randomized Trail with the Safe Delivery App

Nancy Bolan, PhD, MPH, FNP/CNM, Assistant Professor, Director, Office of Global Health Yolanda Ogbolu, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, Assistant Professor, Chair of Partnerships, Professional Education and Practice Department, UM School of Nursing

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Nigeria – From Post-Graduate to PI: Developing Independent Scholars of Implementation Science in West and Central Africa

Nadia A. Sam-Agudu, MD, CTropMed, Associate Professor and Dr. Alash'le G. Abimiku, PhD, MS, Professor, UM School of Medicine

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Portugal – Consortium for Malaria Research in Angola (C-MalAng)

Joana Carneiro Da Silva, PhD, Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology; Miriam Laufer, MD, Professor; and Shannon Takala-Harrison, PhD, Associate Professor, UM School of Medicine

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Rwanda – Strengthening the National Cancer Registry in Rwanda

David Riedel, MD, MPH, Associate Professor, UM School of Medicine and Director of Infectious Disease Fellowship Program, IHV; Clement Adebamowo, ChB, ScD, FWACS, FACS, Professor, IHV

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Rwanda - Energizing Gastroenterology Development in Rwanda (EGD-Rwanda)

Erik von Rosenvinge, MD, Associate Professor, and Kenechukwu Chudy-Onwugaje, M.B.B.S., MPH, GI Fellow, School of Medicine

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Samoa – UMB Partnership in Preventive Medicine

Myron M. Levine, MD, DTPH, and Michael Sikorski, UM School of Medicine; Yolanda Ogbolu, PhD, CRNP, FAAN, UM School of Nursing; Michael Greenberger, JD, UM School of Law

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The Gambia – UMB and Its Duty of Care: Building Resilient Health Systems with Host Country Partners

Melissa McDiarmid, MD, MPH, DABT, Professor, Director of Occupational & Environmental Medicine, and Joanna Gaitens, PhD, MSN/MPH, Assistant Professor, UM School of Medicine

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The Gambia – Strengthening Capacity in Health Research Ethics and Research Methodology

Veronica Njie-Carr, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC, FWACN, Associate Professor, UM School of Nursing, and Henry Silverman, MD, MA, Professor, Director of MICU, UM School of Medicine

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Zambia – Global Health Rotations

Cassidy Claassen, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor & Technical Director/Chief of Party (CIRKUITS), CIHEB, IHV, and UM School of Medicine; Lottie Hachaambwa, MB, ChB, Assistant Professor, IHV and UM School of Medicine