Author Archives: acmcnult

The title of this post is “Insert good title here” – no, really

So this is it, my last day interning at the Institute for Global Health & Infectious Diseases.  My official goodbye to the undergraduate experience.  An experience that has taken me in all kinds of different directions which in one way … Read More

Posted in Students | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

In Rajasthan, the more the merrier

A bit of research and web browsing before leaving for the summer gave me an idea of the work I would be doing.  I read up on the organization and the area in general and, all things considered, felt like … Read More

Posted in Asia, From the Field, Global Health Policy, Research, Service, Students | 1 Comment

Haiti Diary: Triage troubles

[This post is the sixth and final post in a series sent in by Tracy Lynn Parrish, MD, who is finishing her residency in emergency medicine at UNC.] December 18, 2010 Well, I missed a day, I have a lot … Read More

Posted in Clinical care, From the Field, Latin America, Service | Leave a comment

Universal health care in India?

[Robert Wallace is a master’s student at the UNC Gillings School of Public Health. He is interning over the summer in Rajasthan, India at the NGO GRAVIS with fellow master’s student, Shelley Marcus.  This is his second blog post.] In … Read More

Posted in Asia, From the Field, Global Health Policy, Students | 1 Comment

Haiti Diary: Conflict, resolution, worm

[This is the fifth in a series of posts sent in by Tracy Lynn Parrish, MD, who is finishing her residency in emergency medicine at UNC.] December 16, 2010 Well, that baby got transferred to a children’s hospital. One of … Read More

Posted in Clinical care, From the Field, Latin America, Service | 1 Comment

What’s an anganwandi?

[This is the second post sent in by Shelley Marcus, a master’s student at the UNC Gillings School of Public Health. She is interning over the summer in Rajasthan, India at the NGO GRAVIS with fellow master’s student, Robert Wallace … Read More

Posted in Asia, From the Field, Global Health Policy, Students | Leave a comment

Haiti Diary: Tougher times

[This post is the fourth post in a series sent in by Tracy Lynn Parrish, MD, who is finishing her residency in emergency medicine at UNC.] December 15, 2010 I’m tired but I slept well today. Last night, we had … Read More

Posted in Clinical care, From the Field, Latin America, Service | Leave a comment

Our health goals in Rajasthan

[Robert Wallace is a master’s student at the UNC Gillings School of Public Health. He is interning over the summer in Rajasthan, India at the NGO GRAVIS with fellow master’s student, Shelley Marcus] Hello, from Rajasthan! Things here at GRAVIS … Read More

Posted in Asia, From the Field, Global Health Policy, Students | 1 Comment

Haiti Diary: Back to the basics

[This post is the third post in a series sent in by Tracy Lynn Parrish, MD, who is finishing her residency in emergency medicine at UNC.] December 14, 2010 My first shift: PICU-at least that’s what it’d be in the … Read More

Posted in Clinical care, From the Field, Latin America, Service | Leave a comment

Haiti Diary: Rain, reflection, coffee!

[This post is the second post in a series sent in by Tracy Lynn Parrish, MD, who is finishing her residency in emergency medicine at UNC.] December 13, 2010 Day two on the compound. Last night, it rained. It was … Read More

Posted in Clinical care, From the Field, Latin America, Service | Leave a comment