Geffan Pearlson, UC Berkeley-UCSF Joint Medical Program
Geffan Pearlson conducted her summer internship with Dr. Jennifer Kerns at UCSF. Her summer was spent working on her Joint Medical Program master’s thesis research project, preparing to begin enrollment in fall of 2018. This study is designed to assess provider bias in IUD removal practices, specifically [...]
Rita, a student in the UC Berkeley Joint Medical Program and a graduate of the Interdisciplinary MPH Program, spent several weeks in Peru working on the evaluation of a microcredit organization that provides lending and health education services to that country's urban and rural poor.
Ms. Rowen spent the summer in Bangladesh, observing and documenting effective strategies for training traditional birth attendants to provide maternal health care.