PRESENTATIONS & PUBLICATIONS
Health Update to G13 Executive Director Anne Kraemer and Medical Director Dr. Waleska López Canu, along with Health Minister Dr. Francisco José Come Martín, provided an update on the health situation in Guatemala to a convening of G13 ambassadors at the home of US Ambassador to Guatemala William Popp. G13 is a forum of countries and multilateral organizations representing the largest donors to the development of Guatemala.
UN Scaling up Nutrition Research Manager Dr. Gabriela Montenegro presented at Guatemala's July meeting of experts and policy makers for Scaling Up Nutrition, a global initiative to address malnutrition. Presenters underscored the need to develop a coordinated response to this growing problem, especially in the first two years of life.
Using Social Media to Increase Vaccine Confidence in Marginalized and Underserved Communities Awards and Partnerships Manager Emily López shared learnings from our work providing Covid vaccine information in Mayan languages via social media at this August Insights Dialogue sponsored by the Sabin Vaccine Institute and Bay Area Global Health Alliance.
Rural-Urban Differences in Diabetes Care and Control in 42 Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Cross-sectional Study of Nationally Representative Individual-Level Data. Flood D, Geldsetzer P, Agoudavi K, Aryal K, Caldeira L, Brian G, Dorobantu M, Farzadfar F, Gheorghe-Fronea O, Gurung M, Guwatudde D,Houehanou C, Adelin, Kondal D, Labadarios D, Marcus M, Mayige M, Moghimi M, Norov B, Perman G, Quesnel-Crooks S, Rashidi M, Moghaddam S, Seiglie J, Karaireho S, Steinbrook E, Theilmann M, Ware L, Vollmer S, Atun R, Davies J, Ali M, Rohloff P, Manne-Goehler J. Diabetes Care. September 2022.
Engaging the Guatemala Scientific Diaspora: The Power of Networking and Shared Learning Bonilla K, Romero-Oliva C, Arrechea S, Ortiz N, Mazariegos F, Alonzo M, Orellana-Corrales G, del Valle A, Montenegro-Bethancour G. Frontiers in Research Metrics and Analysis. 7:897670.