Month: October 2016

“Reimagining Household Water Security” Workshop at Texas A&M

I had the pleasure of attending an exciting conference on water insecurity at Texas A&M. This meeting brought together some awesome scholars from a variety fields with the ultimate goal of defining, measuring, and finding solutions to water insecurity. Thank you to Wendy Jepson and TAMU Geography for […]

Dr. Roseanne Schuster presents at The Symposium on Health Systems Research

Congratulations to Dr. Roseanne Schuster who will be presenting Illuminating the “Black Box”: How performance-based incentives affect health workers delivering prevention of vertical transmission of HIV in rural Mozambique! This presentation will report on how performance-based incentives increased motivating supervision, decreased thoughts of leaving, and increased worker empowerment in […]

Dr. Roseanne Schuster Presents at APHA

Congratulations to Roseanne Schuster and former undergrad lab members Yeri Son and Jacqueline Rivera, whose abstract “I am fighting for my life”: Barriers to uptake of prevention of vertical transmission of HIV services experienced by women in rural Mozambique has been programmed for an oral presentation at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting!

Our Singida study won the 10th McKnight Community of Practice poster competition!

Congratulations to our colleagues, Clara Mollay (NM-AIST) and Esther Kalonga (AATZ) et alia for winning the poster competition at the 10th McKnight Community of Practice meeting in Lilongwe, Malawi. The poster highlighted the various activities undertaken during the first phase of this project and our baseline findings […]

First preliminary findings from our Pith Moromo pregnancy cohort

Here’s our Kenyan team at their October monthly meeting. At this meeting, study coordinators Pauline Wekesa and Shalean Collins shared the results from the Pith Moromo study with study nurses and trackers. The team is now working together to interpret and share findings with study participants. Here’s the first taste of our […]