Tag Archives: peace corps

Global Health in action

It’s no secret that SPHTM is a staunch advocate for global health, embracing the premise that global is local and local is also definitely global. Our students are living proof that global health can be practiced down the street or … Continue reading

Posted in Spring/Summer 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Penny Jessop recognized at 2011 APHA

At APHA, PENNY JESSOP (MPH ’77) was honored by the alumni association for “her many years of service commitment above and beyond the duties of an alumna to the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and the … Continue reading

Posted in Fall/Winter 2011 | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Alumnus Reaches HIV+ Cameroon and Rwanda Youth

Andrew Koleros was assigned as an HIV/AIDS Technical Advisor for CARE International as part of his Masters International Peace Corps service in Maroua, Cameroon, when he was approached by a few HIV-positive youth in February 2005. “They were interested in … Continue reading

Posted in Spring 2011 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Kenya Connection

By Eric Goldscheider Photos by: Betsy Charron* Tulane graduate students are reaping the benefits of having a base of operations and a network of contacts in Kenya. Last summer Erin Peacock, who had served in the Peace Corps in Tanzania and … Continue reading

Posted in Fall 2010 | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment