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Submissions from 2015

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Abortion in Brazil - Todo mundo faz: An Analysis of Social Movements and Social Support for the Liberalization of Brazil’s Abortion Law in Salvador, Brazil, Maria Camila Caicedo, George Washington University

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Coming to Terms with the Limited Body: The Role of Physical Therapy in Improving Self-esteem of Stroke Survivors in Salvador-Bahia, Brazil, Ninghe Cai, Bryn Mawr College

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Treatment of Drug Addiction Within Brazil’s Penitentiary System A Qualitative Investigation, Samantha Jain, University of Denver

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Hurdles to Health: An Exploration of the Social Determinants that Affect Attitudes toward HPV Vaccination in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, Megan Rogers, Seattle University

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The Circle of Empowerment: The Nzinga Group's Approach to Empowering Afro-Brazilian Adolescent Girls and Women Through the Cultural Tradition of Capoeira Angola, Sofia Stafford, Duke University

Submissions from 2014

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Breaking Barriers: The Influence of Socioeconomic Status on Obesity among Women in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, Christina Camoriano, Santa Clara University

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Human Rights Infringements in Brazil’s Penitentiary System Understood through Access to Healthcare, Sara Morris, Stonehill College

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Neglected or Non-compliant? Assessing the difficulties of tuberculosis patients in Salvador-BA, Brazil, Erin Slatery, Harvard University

Submissions from 2012

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Empowered Minds and Sterilized Bodies: The Decisions and Lived Experiences of Surgically Sterilized Women in Santo Antonio de Jesus, Leah Smith, Brandeis University

Submissions from 2011

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Influence of Sexual Education on Sexual Behavior and Contraceptive Use Among 15 to 19 Year-Olds at Colégio Azevêdo Fernandes in Salvador, Brazil, Julia Still, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Submissions from 2010

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Breaking the Cycle of Domestic Violence, Rebecca Bolden, University of Denver

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Trapped in the Street: Defining the Health Care Use of the Homeless Adult in Salvador, Bahia, Nicole Lunardi, Johns Hopkins University

Submissions from 2009

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The Impact of Brazil’s Bolsa Familia Program on Food Security in Santo Antônio de Jesus, Bahia, Mario Felipe Dest, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Submissions from 2007

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Understanding Mental Health From a Candomblé Perspective, Kerilyn Daniel, University of Virginia

Submissions from 2006

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Traditional Practices and Governmental Responsibilities: An Investigation Into the Evolving Partnership Between Indigenous Brazilian Midwives and State-Provided Maternal Healthcare Services, Caitlin Canfield, Carleton College

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“Sou Doméstica:” Construções de Identidade e Saúde das Trabalhadoras Domésticas Salvador, Bahia Brasil, Jenny Fauci, Harvard University

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Uma Doença Esquecida: A Falta de Conhecimento da Hanseníase no Brasi, Anders Gustafson, Davidson College