2017 Global Health & Health Policy Thesis Prize Winners
The Global Health and Health Policy Senior Thesis Prize is awarded in recognition of the most outstanding thesis written by a student earning a certificate in Global Health and Health Policy.
The 2017 Global Health and Health Policy Senior Thesis Prize co-recipients are Justine Hamilton (Ecology and Evolutionary Biology), Kishan Bhatt (Woodrow Wilson School), and Nabil Shaikh (Politics).
The following theses received honorable mention:
- Isao Ansai (Molecular Biology) – “Knockout Sudoku: An Investigation of the Genetic Basis Behind Extracellular Electron Transfer in Shewanella oneidensis MR“
- Rachel Choi (Molecular Biology) – “The 100-Year Struggle: The Search for a New Vaccine for Tuberculosis”
- Zach Levine (Anthropology) - "Conspiracy & Sorcery, The Public & Expertise: Searching for Conceptualizations of Global Health in the Post-Truth Era"
- Janelle Tam (Molecular Biology) – “TAKE YOUR TELOMERES TO CHURCH: The Association between Religiosity and Teomere Length in the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study”