The Global Health Institute Faculty and Staff Travel Awards are available for UW-Madison faculty and staff to undertake international travel related to educational and research activities. Several grants of up to $2,500.00 each will be awarded for a duration of one year.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, GHI is not offering Faculty and Staff Travel Awards for 2021.
Hepatitis B vaccination among health care workers in Jimma Hospital: access and barriers to vaccination and post-exposure prophylaxix
Project manager: Nimrod Deiss-Yehiely, medical resident, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health; PI Dawd Siraj, M.D., MPH & TM
Principal Investigator: Dalila Lewis, M.D., Department of Neurology, School of Medicine and Public Health
Project director: Meredith Kavalier, M.D., Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health; PI: Daniel Shirley, M.D.
Hepatitis B e Antigen positivity and demographics of a Hepatitis B cohort from tertiary referral laboratory in Ethiopa … Examining access and barriers to vaccination
Lindsay Matthews, medical resident, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health; Co-PIs—Dawd Siraj, M.D., MPH, TM; Hailemichael Mekonen, M.D.
A coupled-systems framework for understanding groundwater quality; health risks; and ecosystem impacts within karst landscapes: building an international research network between Ireland and Wisconsin
Principal Investigator: James LaGro , Ph.D., M.S., MLA, Department of Planning and Landscape Architecture, College of Letters & Science
Principal Investigator: Ryan Woods, M.D., MPH, Department of Radiology, School of Medicine and Public Health
Principal Investigator: Barry Hartup, Department of Surgical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF SURGEONS AND THE COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF EAST, CENTRAL, AND SOUTHERN AFRICA SURGICAL TRAINING HUB COLLABORATIVE
Principal Investigator: Angela Ingraham, Department of Surgery, School of Medicine
CAPE TOWN POST-DROUGHT: HEALTH OUTCOMES, ADAPTIVE BEHAVIORS AND A QUALITY IMPROVEMENT INTERVENTION FOR DIARRHEAL DISEASE
Principal Investigator: Laurel Legenza, Sonderegger Research Center, School of Pharmacy
IMPROVING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF CLINICAL GUIDELINES FOR CANCER PAIN MANAGEMENT AND PALLIATIVE CARE IN NEPAL
Principal Investigator: Martha Maurer, Sonderegger Research Center, School of Pharmacy
Principal Investigator: Daniel Shirley, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health
Principal Investigator: Dawd Siraj, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health
Principal Investigator: Heather Swan, Department of English, College of Letters & Science
Claudia Calderon, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, Department of Horticulture
Integrating rehabilitative services within an educational setting for children with significant development disabilities in Peru
Karen Patterson, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, School of Medicine and Public Health
Bret Shaw, Department of Life Sciences Communication
Corbett Grainger, Department of Agriculture and Applied Economics, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences; Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Douglas Dulli, professor, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine and Public Health
Mark Lucarelli, M.D., FACS, professor, Professor, Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Services Director, Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Service UW School of Medicine and Public Health
COMMUNITY-BASED ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTHCARE APPROACHES TO PREVENTING WATERBORNE DISEASE OUTBREAKS IN SIERRA LEONE
Amit J. Nimunkar, Ph.D., faculty associate, Department of Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering