Winners of the 3rd Annual Center for Global Health Photo Contest!
First place winner, Sila Bal's photo shows a little girl being fitted for glasses. Vision impairment significantly impacts quality of life and children are particularly vulnerable, as their school performance can be significantly impacted.
PSOM MS2s, Joy Obayemi and Elizabeth Card presented posters on global surgery research they conducted in Northern Tanzania. Elizabeth's poster received Best Student Poster for the Neglected Topics in Global Health category.
Villa El Salvador is at once one of Lima's poorest and fastest growing districts. The town has received world-wide praise for its rapid, community-led development including the founding of several community-run health centers. This photo depicts two staff members on the rooftop one of those clinics (Centro Medico Parroquial San Martin de Porres). On…
Sourik Beltrán, MD Student
Villa El Salvador, Peru