University of Wisconsin–Madison

A UW global health student looks out over endless hills while visiting a rural health clinic in Nepal's Kathmandu Valley. Geographic isolation is one of the main barriers to improving health of the region's population. (Photo by Katherine Csizmadia)

This is Jenna Perry, a UW Student, taking a picture of the hills while touring a rural health post. These hills surround the entire Kathmandu valley area and make geographic isolation one of the main barriers to global health in this region.