GHIP Projects

Naivasha, Kenya: Evaluating Outcomes of Community Health Volunteers’ COPD Diagnosis and Management Education in Karagita, Naivasha, Kenya

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Promoting Health Breastfeeding Practices in and around Dhulikhel, Nepal

La Romana, Dominican Republic: Primary Care Resource Development for Key Populations in La Romana, DR

Kampala, Uganda: Creating a Picture Book to Increase Cancer Knowledge in Uganda’s Pediatric Population

La Romana, Dominican Republic: Bridging Primary Care Knowledge Gaps For Marginalized Populations in the Dominican Republic

Naivasha, Kenya: Improved Diabetes & Cardiovascular Education Outcomes Among Community Health Volunteers in Mai Mahiu, Kenya

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Combatting the Growing Burden of Cardiovascular Disease in Dhulikhel, Nepal: Improving Heart Failure Discharge Paperwork

Ziguinchor, Senegal: Childhood vaccination rates in Ziguinchor, Senegal

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Enhancing Post-Stroke Outcomes Through Direct Patient Education in Dhulikhel, Nepal

Naivasha, Kenya: Assessing the Effectiveness of a Diabetes Educational Program on Community Health Promoters’ Self-Rated Understanding of the Disease in Naivasha, Kenya

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Creating a Teledermatology Network and A Needs-Based Dermatology Education Program for Community Healthcare Workers in Rural Nepal 

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Increasing Awareness and Understanding of Menopause and its Symptoms in Dhulikhel, Nepal through Flipbook Education 

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Interventions to Improve Screening Follow-up for Children in Nepal through Community Education 

La Romana, Dominican Republic: Improving Delivery of Care and Nutrition for HIV-Exposed Infants in the Dominican Republic 

Naivasha, Kenya: Reducing HIV Stigma through Public Health-Led School Education in Naivasha, Kenya

Kampala, Uganda: Health Education for Pediatric Caregivers at the Uganda Cancer Institute

Lima, Peru: The Utility of Teledermatology to Enhance Follow-up Care and Information Distribution in Lima, Peru

Iquitos, Peru: Improving Hand Hygiene in the Pediatrics Department of the Regional Hospital of Loreto, Peru

Lima, Peru: Improving Understanding of the Burden of Traumatic Injuries Through Trauma Registries in Lima, Peru

Iquitos, Peru: Supporting Safe and Sustainable Employment Among Residents in Protected Homes for People with Serious Mental Illness in Iquitos, Peru

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Assessment and Improvement of Patient Non-Adherence in an Outpatient Setting in Rural Nepal

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Educating Dhulikhel Hospital Emergency Department Patients and Family Members About the Risk Factors of Cardiovascular Disease

Naivasha, Kenya: Addressing Pneumonia Misconceptions and Prevention in Children Under Five in Karagita, Kenya

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Developing Effective Teaching Materials for Pesticide Safety Education for Farming Communities in Rural Nepal

Dhulikhel, Nepal: Curbing Alcohol Abuse and Its Sequelae in Nepal through a Multi-faceted Educational Campaign

Lima, Peru: Educational Outreach to Transgender Women in Lima, Peru Regarding HIV Prevention and Hormone Therapy

Can Tho, Vietnam, Developing a Harm Reduction Program Targeting Heroin Overdoses and Hepatitis C amongst at-Risk Populations in Vietnam

Can Tho, Vietnam: Introducing Depression Screening and Assessing Change in Provider Attitudes in the Mekong Delta

Dakar, Senegal: Informing Nutritional Decisions Among People Living with HIV in Dakar, Senegal

Kampala, Uganda: Community Education about Burkitt Lymphoma (BL) in Uganda

Ollantaytambo, Peru: Developing a Novel Trauma and Wound Care Curriculum for Community Health Workers in Andean Peru

Can Tho, Vietnam: Breastfeeding Promotion in Can Tho, Vietnam through Patient Education and Hospital Protocol Change

Sacred Valley, Peru: Improving Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene in Peru's Sacred Valley

Kathmandu, Nepal: Decreasing the Frequency of Tobacco Smoking in Dhulikhel, Nepal through Cessation Counseling and Educational Programs

Lima, Peru: Forming First-Aid Health Brigades in a Peruvian Shantytown

Karagita, Kenya: Reducing the Burden of Pediatric Diarrheal Illness through Education of Informal Babycare Providers in Karagita, Kenya

Lima, Peru: Developing a Tailored Brochure for Hepatitis B Prevention among Transgender Women in Lima

Kampala, Uganda: Educating High School Students in Uganda about Cancer

Can Tho, Vietnam: Developing a Diabetes Education Program for Can Tho, Viet Nam

Ziguinchor, Senegal: Increasing the Awareness of Malaria Lifecycle, Symptoms, Prevention, Treatment, and Existing Governmental Anti-Malarial Efforts in Ziguinchor, Senegal

Sacred Valley, Peru: Tackling Malnutrition and Anemia in the Sacred Valley of Peru

Kathmandu, Nepal: Enhancing Diabetes Education for Patient and Community Health: Dhulikhel, Nepal

Naivasha, Kenya: Strengthening the Local Health and Social Safety Net of Female Sex Workers in Naivasha, Kenya

Kampala, Uganda: Improve and distribute culturally and educationally appropriate cervical cancer informational material during cervical screenings and community outreach events at the Uganda Cancer Institute

Mái Dầm Commune, Vietnam: Child Nutrition Education for Lifelong Healthy Eating Habits in Mái Dầm Commune, Vietnam

Naivasha, Kenya: Empowering Kenyan Commercial Sex Workers Through Education on Sexually Transmitted Infections

Jodhpur, India: Improving Child Malnutrition Screening Through Enhanced Methods and Training of Community Health Work in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Ollantaytambo, Peru: Teaching Good Complementary Feeding Practices to Low-Literacy Health Promotors in Peru

Karagita, Kenya: A Community-Driven Pilot Program To Increase Basic Pediatric Health Knowledge Amongst Child Caretakers in Karagita, Kenya

Tumbes and Lima, Peru: Reducing the Burden of Stroke Risk Factors in Urban and Rural Peru through a Hospital-Based Stroke Prevention Campaign

Kampala, Uganda: Increasing Hygiene Awareness to Reduce Hospital Acquired Infections at the Uganda Cancer Institute

Kathmandu, Nepal: Development of a Community-Based Educational Program on Hypertension in Nepal

Gbeke Region, Cote d'Ivoire: Assessment of Malaria Treatment and Patient Knowledge in Cote d'Ivoire

Naivasha, Kenya: Increasing Education about Diabetes among Community Health Workers in Naivasha, Kenya

Naivasha, Kenya: Improving Tuberculosis Awareness and Conducting Inpatient Contact Tracing in Naivasha, Kenya

Kampala, Uganda: Improving Health Literacy Around Cervical Cancer and Human Papillomavirus (HPV) in Kampala, Uganda

Ollantaytambo, Peru: Education for Male Reproductive Health in Andean Peru

Kathmandu, Nepal: Advancing awareness of diabetes in Nepal through community education

GHIP partners include organizations in Uganda, Kenya, Nepal, Peru, Senegal, and the Dominican Republic, and projects range across the community medicine/public health spectrum, based on the expressed needs of the community and the partner organizations.