The University of Arizona: Zuckerman College of Public Health International Education Week Seminar – Mamás del Río (Mothers of the River)
The University of Arizona Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health Global Health Institute and the Global Health Alliance Present:
Mamás del Río (Mothers of the River): Mitigating the impact of SARS-CoV-2 and improving maternal and neonatal health in rural areas of the Peruvian and Colombian Amazon
Magaly Blas is the director of Mamás del Río (Mothers of the River), a social innovation program that aims to improve maternal and newborn health in rural and remote areas of the Peruvian and Colombian Amazon region through the training of community health workers empowered with technology. Dr. Blas is an associate professor at Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia School of Public Health and an affiliate associate professor at the Department of Global Health at the University of Washington. She studied Medicine at Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University and finished her MPH and Ph.D. in epidemiology at the University of Washington in Seattle. Magaly is recipient of the 2009-2010 Fogarty International Clinical Research Fellowship and the 2010 Global Health Council’s new investigator award.
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- Audience: Adult, STEM Professional
- Genre: Arts, Culture & Social Science, Bioscience, Heath & Medicine
- Type: Online, Presentation