Global Health Seed Grant Awards
MCHRI Funded Partner
The Stanford Maternal and Child Health Research Institute (MCHRI) sponsors the Global Child Health Equity (GCHE) Seed Grants with the Global Child Health program and the Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health. The seed grants aim to support two global health seed grants of up to $25,000 each for projects seeking solutions to improve the health of pregnant women and children in low-resource settings.
Pascaline Dupas, PhD
Associate Professor, Economics; Senior Fellow, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research
Team Members: Dedevi S. Marie Christine Apedo Amah, PhD, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research; Yao N’dri, CARE International Cote d’Ivoire
Project Title: Remote Assistance and Coaching Helpline (REACH): An Innovative Approach to Improving the Quality of Public Healthcare in Rural Cote d’Ivoire with Community Participation
Jennifer Keller, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Project Title: Linguistic and Cultural Adaptation of the Building Empowerment and Resilience Program for Adolescent Girls in Gujarat, India
Clea Sarnquist, DrPH, MPHM
Senior Research Scholar and Lecturer, Pediatrics
Co-PI: Michael Baiocchi, PhD, Stanford Prevention Research Center
Co-Investigators: Helen W. Wilson, PhD, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences; Mary Nyamongo, PhD, African Institute for Health and Development
Project Title: Mental health issues and violence among adolescents in the Nairobi slums: Can empowerment programs prevent or mitigate both?