Month: April 2016

Josh Miller wins the Laureen Knutsen Scholarship

Congratulations to Josh Miller, an undergraduate member of our team, for receiving the Laureen Knutsen Scholarship! This award will help fund him to travel to Kenya and work closely with our study team this summer.

Dr. Itziar Familiar presents on infant cognitive development and HIV at AIDS

Congratulations to Dr. Itziar Familiar and co-authors for their abstract “Predictors of neurocognitive outcomes among a cohort of 12-month old infants from Uganda of mixed HIV status” was programmed for a poster presentation at The International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa. In this work, we […]

Dr. Godfred Boateng and Shalean Collins receive USDA ThinkWater Fellowship

fellows_icon water-thinking-boatsCongratulations to Dr. Godfred Boateng and Shalean Collins who have been accepted as USDA ThinkWater Fellows for 2016-2017. This fellowship builds on the theories of systems-thinking to enhance research in water-related fields by incorporating interdisciplinary communication, individually tailored consultation, public presentation, and peer-reviewed publication. Godfred and Shalean will spend the next 8 months developing skills they can apply to the development of the water insecurity scale, and analysis of formative qualitative water insecurity work.