In 2009, President Obama re-funded the Global Health Initiative, started by President Bush in 2005, to reduce the burden of diseases and promote healthy living for communities all over the world. An important component of this program was the President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI). PMI was… Read More
My trip has finally come to an end. Leaving Gulu was not easy, and yet, I feel like a part of me is still there. When I left last year, I left two amazing institutions that I was so fortunate to visit and learn about.… Read More
Today was the day we left Kampala and made the trek to Gulu. 330 kilometers (205 miles) does not sound like such a long drive, but when you factor in unpaved, rocky, dirt roads that create such large dust storms one can barely see- it… Read More
My trip to Uganda was short. I missed my children and husband desperately, and in this sense, it was just the right amount of time. I had the opportunity to meet extraordinary people and learn more about this community than I could have learned in… Read More
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