Student Research Experiences
Princeton makes numerous resources available to those studying global health, as part of our certificate programs or in their home departments. Work is supported through generous grants, including those from the Center for Health and Wellbeing.
- Working on high-profile faculty research
- Conducting global health senior thesis projects and independent work
- Preparing to become tomorrow's health leaders
Raphael Frankfurther '13
Raphael Frankfurther conducts summer research in Sierra Leone
Bernice Fokum ’14
Focus: Thesis research on youth peer health educators in Chicago, IL.
Evaline Cheng ’14
Focus: Thesis research on emerging zoonotic diseases in Madagascar.
Catherine Duazo ’14
Focus: Thesis research on breastfeeding and the immune system in Kenya.
Stephanie Gati ’13
Focus: Thesis research on nutrition, infectious disease, and maternal-child health in Kenya’s Laikipiak Maasai population.
Camille Lin & Kaitlyn Yin
Summer internship in Bethesda, Maryland and in Peru.
Melissa Schnure ’14
Focus: Thesis research on the rubella virus and vaccination in India.
Merve Gurakar ’14
Focus: Thesis research on breast cancer in Turkey.
Debolina Banerjee '14
Focus: Thesis research on social mixing and influenza-like illness (SMILI) and animal contact patterns in Vietnam.