2010-11

jocelyn viterna

Jocelyn Viterna

Professor of Sociology
Faculty Project: Remobilization, Demobilization, and Incarceration: Women and Abortion in Post-war El Salvador
Chair, DRCLAS Central America & the Caribbean Faculty Committee

Remobilization, Demobilization, and Incarceration: Women and Abortion in Post-war El Salvador

This is a new project that examines how the...

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Regina Abrami

Faculty Project: Applied Economic Policy Research on the Cuban Economy: The Feasibility of Cuba¹s Development Goal by 2030

Miguel Barnet

Cuban Visiting Scholar, Spring 2011

Project: Black in Latin America Conference

Frederick Bieber

Faculty Project: Genetics Education and Population Genetic Studies of Indigenous Mexico
Faculty Project: Population Genetics of Urban and Indigenous Mexico

Professor Bieber is a medical geneticist with expertise in genomics and DNA-...

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Thomas  Bossert

Thomas Bossert

Lecturer on Global Health Policy; Director, International Health Systems Program, Department of Global Health and Population

Analysis of Current Chilean Health System Reform

Chile has acted as a leader in the processes of health reform since the 1950’s, when it created the...

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Hannia Campos

Faculty Project: Dietary Fatty Acids, PPAR Activated Genes and Coronary Heart Disease in Costa Rica

Dietary Fatty Acids, PPAR Activated Genes and Coronary Heart Disease in Costa Rica

Coronary heart disease (CHD) is the major cause of death in most...

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Maya Carlson

Maya Carlson

Associate Professor of Psychiatry (Neuroscience)

Active Citizenship through Deliberative Capacity (CADE) – Costa Rica

CADE is an initiative of Omar Dengo Foundation’s Research Department that has...

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Arachu Castro

Faculty Project: Latin American and Caribbean Initiative for the Integration of Prenatal Care with the Testing and Treatment of HIV and Syphilis (ILAP)
Faculty Project: Strategies to address the TB in Resource Poor Communities
Faculty Project: Applied Medical Anthropology Research on the Impact of AIDS Antiretroviral Therapy

Latin American and Caribbean Initiative for the Integration of Prenatal Care with the Testing and Treatment of HIV and Syphilis (ILAP)

The Latin...

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James Cavallaro

Faculty Project: Panama Prison Conditions
Faculty Project: Central American Deportation Project

Panama Prison Conditions

Like many of its neighboring countries, Panama’s penitentiary system is characterized by harsh prison conditions. However...

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