Fogarty Center Research Fellows Present Research, Discuss Global Health Lessons At CUGH 2017

Center for Global Health Policy’s “Science Speaks”: CUGH 2017: The lessons of global health come home in Fogarty fellow stories, questions, plans
Antigone Barton, senior editor and writer of “Science Speaks,” discusses presentations made by several research fellows from the NIH’s Fogarty International Center at the 2017 Consortium of Universities for Global Health conference. Presenters included Eric Eisenman, a veterinarian who tracked a parasite that spreads ecchinocossis in Chile; Hod Tamir, a psychologist and research fellow with ICAP at Columbia University who studied the impact of stigma on women’s access to HIV services in India; and Lily Gutnick, a surgery resident from the University of Utah who researched how breast cancer screening could be improved in Malawi. Roger Glass, director of the Fogarty International Center, also made remarks about the center’s future (4/10).