UMN, Uganda Students Collaborate on Global Health Issues

For students studying global health at the University of Minnesota, there’s a new partnership that’s poised to teach real-world lessons while expanding their education boundaries – literally. It’s called the Uganda Research Training Collaborative.

Ausen-Anifrani Developing Text Message Service to Educate, Protect Pregnant Women in Uganda

In Uganda, 360 out of every 100,000 mothers die of often preventable pregnancy conditions. To help save their lives, maternal and child health MPH student Sonja Ausen-Anifrani is working with an interdisciplinary team to develop “SMS Maama” — a mobile phone-based educational service that provides expectant mothers with pregnancy and postpartum information via text messages.