Funding

We are grateful for the generous  funding this work has received:

  • Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Global Grand Challenges
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris and co-investigators Abigail Norris Turner, Abigail Shoben, and John Casterline
    Project: Reconceptualizing contraceptive need and barriers
  • Coca-Cola Critical Difference for Women
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris
    Project: Feasibility of a novel screening tool to assess contraceptive need in rural Malawi using Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT)
  • Public Health Preparedness for Infectious Diseases (PHPID)
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris and co-investigators Abigail Norris Turner, Jesse Kwiek, and John Casterline
    Project: Decision making and HIV/STI in a rural Malawian cohort
  • Dean’s Discovery Fund
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris with mentors Ellen Peters and John Casterline
    Project: Decision-making competencies and the prevalence of STI/HIV and pregnancy in rural Malawi cohort
  • Office of International Affairs Gateway Seed Grant
    Awarded to: PI Jesse Kwiek and Co-PI Alison Norris
    Project: Evaluating the accuracy of a low cost diagnostic test for susceptible and drug resistant TB
  • Institute for Population Research (R24HD058484) Seed Grant
    Awarded to: PI Abigail Norris Turner with co-investigator Alison Norris
    Project: Female genital schistosomiasis, HIV and infertility among rural Malawian women
  • Office of International Affairs / PHPID Gateway Seed Grant
    Awarded to: co-PIs Abigail Norris Turner and Alison Norris
    Project: Female genital schistosomiasis and HIV infection among rural Malawian women
  • KL2 award through the Ohio State University Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS)
    (NIH KL2RR025754)
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris with mentors John Casterline, Ellen Peters, Michael Belfort, Celia Wills, and Victor Mwapasa
    Project: The role of decision making in sexual and reproductive health behaviors
  • Initiative in Population Research Ohio State University (R24HD058484) Seed Grant
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris with co-investigators John Casterline, Abigail Norris Turner and Jesse Kwiek
    Project: Choices and constraints in reproductive health decisions making among Malawian women
  • Office of International Affairs and Office of Research, Ohio State University
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris with co-investigators John Casterline, Abigail Norris Turner and Jesse Kwiek
    Project: Development of an integrated public health program for women of reproductive age in Malawi
  • Coca Cola Critical Difference in WomenDepartment of Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Ohio State University
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris with co-investigators John Casterline, Abigail Norris Turner and Jesse Kwiek
    Project: Choices and constraints in reproductive health decisions making among Malawian women
  • Public Health Preparedness in Infectious Diseases (PHPID) Ohio State University small grant support
    Awarded to: PI Alison Norris
    Project: Provision of equipment (freezer and centrifuge) for Malawi laboratory