Training Years: 2015-2016
Training Site: Asociación Benéfica (AB) PRISMA
Mentors: Robert Gilman, MD
Title: Urban Spaces and Disease: how urban spaces may influence the epidemiology of tuberculosis
Project Objectives: To investigate how the geographic arrangement and locations of urban community spaces associated with TB transmission (e.g. crowded bars, schools, clinics) may be driving the sustained incidence of TB in urban cities in Peru.
NIH Support: Fulbright- Fogarty scholars doctoral training award