2016 All Stars

Kate Baur:  All-Star Team Member

BaurKate’s research interests include complex humanitarian emergencies as well as global reproductive and sexual health, specifically among marginalized populations. She is a Paul D. Coverdell Peace Corps Fellow and serves as the Events and Outreach Coordinator for Emory’s Health Organization for Latin America.

 

  • MPH Candidate 2016 in Global Public Health, Humanitarian Emergencies Certificate, Emory University
  • BA in International Relations and Global Affairs, Eckerd College

Eve Brecker:  All-Star Team Member

Brecker_HeadshotEve’s career interests meet at the intersection of complex humanitarian emergencies and reproductive health in sub-Saharan Africa. She works as a Graduate Research Assistance with CDC’s International Emergency Preparedness Team and serves as the President of the Emory Global Health Organization.

  • MPH Candidate 2016 in Global Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health concentration, Emory University
  • Bachelor of Arts (2009) in International Relations, James Madison University

 

Mariana Gattegno:  HRBA HPV Brazil Team Member

Mariana

Mariana assists the research team on the “Human Papillomavirus Vaccination in HPV: Perceptions and Implementation” project. Her research interests include vaccine preventable diseases, health and human rights, and access to healthcare.

  • MPH in Epidemiology Candidate, Emory University
  • BS in Biology and Chemistry, University of Mount Olive

 

 

Meredith Kruse:  HRBA HPV Brazil Team Member

Meredith headshotMeredith’s research interests include global cancer prevention, HIV education, and human rights with a specific focus on how these issues relate to public policy. Prior to Emory, she worked for a Member of the United States House of Representatives and a large public health non-profit organization.

  • MPH Candidate, Global Health and Human Rights Certificate, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University
  • MSc Comparative Politics – Europe, London School of Economics and Political Science
  • BA Political Science and Philosophy, Dickinson College

 

Anyie Li:  All-Star Team Member

Anyie_LiAnyie’s research interests include global health, humanitarian emergencies, and refugee health. She works as a research assistant for the Emory TeenVax study.

  • MPH Candidate 2016 in Global Public Health, Humanitarian Emergencies Certificate, Emory University
  • BA in International Studies with minors in Human Rights and Law, Society, and Justice, University of Washington

 

 

Izzy McKinnon:  All-Star Team Member

Zoe Phillip:  All-Star Team Member

Maria Varvoutis:  Research Assistant, Center for Humanitarian Emergencies

1053325_10151704633024759_2004661578_oMaria’s research interests include global health, mental health in complex humanitarian emergencies, and the natural human rights of aid workers. She works under the supervision of Dr. Evans as a Research Assistant to the Center for Humanitarian Emergencies and is the president of the CHE Graduate Research Team.

  • MPH Candidate 2016 in Global Public Health, Humanitarian Emergencies Certificate, Emory University
  • BS in Health Education and Behavior with an emphasis in Community Health, Univers