Partnerships and strategies to help define the burden of sickle cell disease in Uganda: The Uganda Sickle Surveillance Study (US3)
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Describe the global burden of sickle cell disease. Define the burden of sickle cell disease in Uganda. Identify opportunities and strategies for building international partnerships in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Keyword(s): International Health, Partnerships
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am Master of Public Health candidate at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. My study concentrations include epidemiology and genetic epidemiology. I have been working in the public health field since 2012, primarily involved in international sickle cell research and programs. I currently work at Cincinnati Children's Hospital in the Division of Hematology as a program coordinator, continuing to build upon my career and research interests in sickle cell disease and global health.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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