2010-2011 Fellows



Photo_banati (banati.jpg)

Prerna Banati, PhD, MPH            



Senior Technical Specialist, Global Fund to fight AIDS, TB & Malaria, Geneva 

Governance gaps in the new global aid architecture: challenges and opportunities for health


 Photo_bump (bump.jpg)

Jesse Bump, PhD, MPH 



Historian and Consultant on Global Health Policy

– The Long Road to Universal Health Coverage: A century of lessons for development strategy

– The Political Economy of Tobacco Control in Low- and Middle-Income Countries


photo_factor (factor.jpg)

Roni Factor, M.A., PhD     



Research Fellow, The Ran Naor Road Safety Research Center, Transportation Research Institute, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

– Assessing the Social Resistance Framework for Understanding High-Risk Behavior among Non-Dominant Minorities

– Examination of the Association between Recidivist Drivers, their Demographic and Socioeconomic Characteristics, and Road Traffic Accidents


 Photo_Joh (joh.jpg)

Hee-Kyung Joh, MD, MPH          


S. Korea

Assistant Professor, Konkuk University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea

Socioeconomic status in relation to self-perception of obesity in Korean adults


minah_photo (minah.jpg)

Minah Kang Kim, M.A., MPP, PhD         


S. Korea

Associate Professor, Ewha Womans University

– Priority setting methods for health care resource allocation: political, analytical and institutional perspectives

Measuring the Sociodemographics and quality of life of elders in South Korea


yoon_kim (yoon.jpg)

Yoon Kim, MD, PhD, MS


S. Korea

Associate Prof, Seoul Nat’l Univ College of Medicine; Chair of the Dept of Health Policy and Mgt, SNU; Director, Center for interoperable HER, MoHW; Senior Consultant, Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service

Contribution of hospital quality variations to socioeconomic disparities in in-hospital mortality


Photo_Nozaki (nozaki.jpg)

Ikuma Nozaki, MD             



(ART) Advisor, Ministry of Health

Efficacy and impacts of antiretroviral therapy (ART) in rural areas, Zambia


Photo_Okeibunor (okeibunor.jpg)

Joseph Okeibunor, PhD              



Senior Lecturer, Dept of Sociology/ Anthropology, Univ of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN)

Improving Access to Malaria-in-pregnancy Prevention Services through Community Directed Intervention – Evidence from Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria


Photo_Shirai (shirai.jpg)

Kokoro Shirai, PhD, MA, MSc    



Associate Professor, University of the Ryukyus

Social capital and health:  Exploring psychological mechanisms


Photo_tomizuka (tomizuka.jpg)

Taro Tomizuka, MD, MSc                    



Senior Researcher in Policy Sciences, National Institute of Public Health; Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Analysis of the preparedness and responses to pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza infection in Japan