Annabel Steiner

Annabel Steiner, Student, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Annabel Steiner

Student, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Annabel Steiner is currently a senior at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill studying Environmental Studies and Geography.

She began her role as the TDR Global Coordinator in August of 2022. In that role, she promoted the dissemination of the “HEalth Research MEntorship in Low and Middle- Income CountrieS” (HERMES) practical guide and was second author on the recently published manuscript, Development of a research mentorship guide and consensus statement for low- and middle-income countries: Results of a modified Delphi process (Kennedy, 2023).

In the spring of 2023, as a continuation of her mentorship work, she organised the TDR Global Equity and Inclusivity in Research Mentorship Open Call with Dr. Eneyi Kpokiri. Her research interests include crowdsourcing methods in health research and the effects of climate change on public health outcomes.

All Sessions by Annabel Steiner

11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Panel on Gender Equity and Inclusivity in LMIC Research Mentorship (LSHTM)

Led by: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

This parallel session will bring together finalists from the crowdsourcing open call to present their mentorship ideas and an expert panel to discuss issues around equity, gender, and an intersectional perspective in research and in mentorship in LMICs, opportunities and challenges of women in science and strategies to advance more women leaders in global health.

Introduction and Overview
Dr Eneyi Kpokiri, PhD Clinical Pharmacist and Assistant Professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

1. Ms. Hannah Berrian, Research Fellow for Patient Engagement and Person-Centered Approaches at Reducing the Burden of Severe Stigmatizing Skin Diseases (REDRESS), Liberia.
2. Dr Mrittika Barua, Assistant Professor and Deputy Director, Centre for Science of Implementation and Scale-up, BRAC James P Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University, Bangladesh
3. Ms. Annabel Steiner, Student, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
4. Dr. Bethelhem Solomon Woldetsadik, Associate Researcher , Armauer Hansen Research Institute

1. Dr Mariam OTMANI DEL BARRIO, Scientist, gender and intersectionality research lead, The Special Programme on Research and Training in Tropical Diseases, WHO, Switzerland
2. Dr Ogechukwu B. ARIBODOR, Senior Lecturer, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Nigeria
3. Dr. Agatha Eileen Wapmuk, Public Health Physician/Research Fellow, Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Yaba, Lagos State, Nigeria
4. Dr. Phyllis Awor, Lecturer, Makerere University School of Public Health, Uganda
5. Dr Wessel van den Berg, Senior Advocacy Officer, Equimundo: Center for Masculinities and Social Justice
6. Prof Michele BARRY, Director of the Center for Innovation in Global Health, Senior Associate Dean for Global Health, Stanford University, United States.