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Name of Student:  Margaret Soper

University:  Harvard Medical School

Program:  IHCAI P 017 A / HMS ME 518

 

Report:  PDF

Project: Exploring teen pregnancy and sexual

education with adolescents, and mothers of

adolescents, in Guadalupe, Costa Rica: 

A rapid health assessment using qualitative methods

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2004

 

Name of Student: Sara Goodhabert-Fiebert & Jeremy Goodhabert-Fiebert

University:  Harvard Medical School

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Published in Diabetes Care January 2002

Project: Randomized Controlled Community-Based Nutrition and Exercise Intervention Improves Glycemia and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Type 2 Diabetic Patients in Rural Costa Rica

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2001-2002

 

Name of Student:  Suzanne Gogh

University:  Harvard Medical School

Program:  IHCAI P 017 A

 

Report:  PDF

Project: Beliefs and Behaviours among Hypertensives in the Costa Rican community of El Llano, Desamparados.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2003

 

Name of Student:  Jean Lee

University:  Harvard Medical School

Program:  IHCAI P 017 A

 

Report:  PDF

 

Project: Leishmaniasis - A Pilot Study in the Northern Region of Costa Rica

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2003

 

 

Name of Student: David Andorsky

University:  Harvard Medical School

Program:  IHCAI P 017 A

Report:  PDF

Project: Screening for malnutrition and vaccination status among the children of migrant Nicaraguan workers in Grecia, Costa Rica

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2002

 

Name of Student: Christine Trapp

University:  University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: Assessment of knowledge about benefits of Exercise for the control of Diabetes Type ll.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2002

Name of Student: Geoffrey T. Gibney

University:  University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Project: Factors Influencing Adherence to Dietary Recommendations for the control of Diabetes Type ll.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2002

 

 

Name of Student: Laura Polonia

University: Weiss Cornell School of Medicine

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: Cervical Cancer Prevention in Latin America: Are Pap Tests enough?

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2002

 

Name of Student: Emily Gestrin

University:  Harvard Medical School

Program:  IHCAI P 017 A

Report:  PDF      Booklet:  PDF

Project: Cambios en el estilo de vida para los pacientes de alto riesgo de diabetes. Barva de Heredia.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2002

 

Infant Mortality in San Pablo de Heredia - Part I

Name of Student: Josh Bloom

University:  Tulane School of Medicine

Program: IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: A Qualitative Analysis of Infant Mortality in San Pablo de Heredia.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  1999

 

Infant Mortality in San Pablo de Heredia - Part II

Name of Student: Adrienne Ruth

University:  Harvard Medical School

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: A random study for  the infant mortality  associate risk.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  1999-2000

 

Infant Mortality in San Pablo de Heredia - Part III

Name of Student: Rebecca Perkins & Colleen Brownell

University:  Harvard Medical School

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: Estudio de la satisfacción  de las mujeres en  edad  reproductiva con el  servicio prenatal en relación con el nivel de educación y el inicio del control prenatal en San Pablo de Heredia,  Costa Rica.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2000

 

Infant Mortality in San Pablo de Heredia - Part IV

Name of Student: Jennifer Kirkland

University:  University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Program: IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: The Effect of Stress on the Utilization of Prenatal Care in San Pablo de Heredia, Costa Rica.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2001-2002

 

Infant Mortality in San Pablo de Heredia - Part IV

Name of Student: Ritu Pati

University:  University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Program: IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: Periconceptual Use of Folic Acid Among Women in San Pablo de Heredia, Costa Rica.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2001-2002

 

Name of Student: Rachel Borovina & Lisa Troeger

University: University of California San Francisco

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: ASTHMA: Observation about treatment and education of patients in San Pablo Clinic, Heredia, Costa Rica.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2001

 

Name of Student: Laura Hackett

University: University of California

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: IMPROVING COMMUNICATION BETWEEN THE PRIMARY CARE PHYSICIAN AND THE SPECIALIST IN LOS SANTOS, COSTA RICA.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2001

 

Name of Student: Brian Walls MD

University:  Case Western University

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: Reported Anthrax Disease in Costa Rica - Is it Accurate?

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  1999

 

Name of Student: Caroline Murphy

University:  UC Davis

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report:  PDF

Project: A retrospective analysis of 20 febrile cases in Fortuna 1, Valle la Estrella, Limón.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  1998

 

Name of Student: Amy Klinger

University:  Pacific University

Program:  IHCAI P 003 A

Report in progress by the student.

Project: Estudio comparativo de la prevalencia de parasitosis intestinal y análisis de sus variables condicionantes en menores de 12 años residentes en zona urbano-marginal, Los Cuadros, Área de Salud Goicoechea y  Oscar Felipe  de Pavas, San José, Costa Rica.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2003

 

Name of Student: Maria La Plante

University:  University of Virginia

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report in progress by the student.

Project: Exploración cualitativa de la función de los Líderes de salud  no formales en la promoción de la salud en el Área de Salud de  San Pablo de Heredia.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2003

 

Name of Student: Kathleen Cusick

University:  University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report in progress by the student.

Project: Factores asociados al acceso a la prueba de Papanicolau en mujeres adolescentes de un centro de educación secundaria.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2003

 

Name of Student: Elisa Muñiz

University:  Cornell University

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report in progress by the student.

Project: Comparación descriptiva de los factores y causas asociadas a las muertes infantiles y niños que en condiciones similares sobrevinieron después del nacimiento.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2003

 

Name of Student: Joyce Libunao

University:  UVM College of Medicine

Program:  IHCAI P 002

Report in progress by the student.

Project: Breast Milk Transmission of HIV

Among Costa Rican Women.

Country: Costa Rica

Year:  2003

 

 

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