HBS Newsletter - Summer 2018
Congratulations to our recent graduates!
MHS in Social Factors in Health
- Allyson Denise Gittens
- Kirsty Mary-Jane Sievwright
MSPH in Health Education and Health Communication
Social and Behavior Change Communication Intervention to Improve Care Seeking Behavior for Pneumonia Among Caregivers of Children Younger than Five in Oromia, Ethiopia.
Jana Robyn Kantor
Leading from the Heart: A Four Series Training to Build Emotional Intelligence and Empathy Knowledge and Competency for Mid-Level Managers at Six Alameda County Federally Qualified Health Centers.
Utilizing Patient Expertise to Advance Cancer Research: Increasing the Engagement of Cancer Research Advocates among Activities at the National Cancer Institute (A Health Communication Campaign).
Joanna Lopez (Dec-17)
Fe En Accion/Faith in Action: Identifying Factors for Effective Implementation.
Wesley David Peters
Assessing Physical Activity: An Environmental Assessment of Neighborhoods in Baltimore City.
Lindsay Schein (Dec-17)
The Youth-Adult Partnership: Bridging the Gap to Resolve the Public Health Crisis in the City of Baltimore.
Grow More B’more: A Pilot Urban Home Food Garden Program in East Baltimore.
Grassroots Grads: The Grassroot Project’s New Violence Prevention Initiative –A High School Internship Program.
Zelia, Women of Heart: A Mini Radio Entertainment Education Campaign for Pregnant Women and Families to increase Antenatal Care and Skilled Birth Attendance in Mali (A Pilot Project).
Lesli Vaughan (Dec-17)
Community Engagement with Tobacco Retail Assessments to Implement point-of-Sale Policies and Reduce Disparities in Tobacco Marketing.
Abigail Kimberly Winiker
Reducing household air pollution in rural Puno, Peru through the testing and implementation of a thermal cooker to make liquid petroleum gas (LPG) affordable and sustainable.
Using Health Communication Tools to Increase Provider Use of Smoking Cessation Services for Their Prenatal Patients.
ScM in Genetic Counseling
Emily Susan Bonkowski
Effects of Communication Complexity on Analogue Clients in a Video Cancer Genetic Counseling Session.
Anna Kathryn Chassevent
Is it Feasible?: Self-affirmation for Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Genetic Counseling.
Rachel Hakim Gore
Challenges to Informed Consent for Exome Sequencing: A Best Worst Scaling Experiment.
Hanna Elizabeth Wand (Dec-17)
Genetic Testing Preferences and Intentions in Patients with Clinically Diagnosed Familial Hypercholesterolemia.
PhD in Social and Behavioral Sciences
Raimee Heyer Eck
Patterns of Alcohol Use and Harms Among Youth and Correlations with Alcohol Policies in Low and Middle-income Countries.
Kriti Munjal Jain
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Among Women Living with HIV: An Examination of Contest, Change, and Effect on HIV Outcomes.
Pamela Jean Trangenstein
Bullets & Booze: Alcohol Outlet Access and Violent Crime in Baltimore City, MD.
Katie Odette Washington Cole
Prenatal Visit Communication and Maternal Body Weight: Patient-centered interviewing and Behavioral Counseling for Recommended Gestational Weight Gain.
DrPH in Social & Behavioral Sciences
Defining and Measuring Engagement with Digital Behavior Change Interventions: Applications to the Skata Mobile Application for Family Planning in Indonesia.