In the Andrew B. Kaufman World Medicine Pathway at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, we're proud to produce a range of research materials including publications and conference presentations. 


  • Edwards MK, Dalvie N, Kellett A, Peluso MJ, Rohrbaugh RM. Managing the unpredictable: Recommendations to improve trainee safety during global health away electives. Annals of Global Health, 2022.

  • Nanaiah A, Southwick F, Checkuri V, Edwards MK, McCabe M, Archibald LK, Paruvangada B, Kalyatanda G. Managing COVID-19 through collaboration: A new model to care for patients in rural communities. Journal of Global Health Reports, 2022. 

  • Edwards MKAn C, Rohrbaugh RM, Peluso MJ, Lam SK. A web-based review of global health programs in U.S. allopathic and osteopathic medical schools. Medical Teacher, 2022. doi:10.1080/0142159X.2022.2099258

  • Toe S, Nagy M, Albar Z, Yu J, Sattar A, Nazzinda R, Musiime V, Etajak S, Walyawula F, Mccomsey GA, Atuyambe LM, Dirajlal-Fargo S. Ambient air pollution is associated with vascular disease in Ugandan HIV positive adolescents. AIDS, 2022. PMID: 35131961

  • Edwards MK, Valdivieso M, Leey JA, Portillo J. Assessment of Household Food Insecurity during a Medical Mission to Chincha, Peru. Cureus, 2021. doi:10.7759/cureus

  • Kalyatanda GS, Archibald LK, Patnala S, Paul-Satyaseela M, Kiran PR, Srinivas SC, Byrne A, Lin C, Chekuri VN, Ramphal R, Shirin A, Shankaran S, Cho JJ, Abbott A, Edwards MK, Urbine D, Lekharu D, Moussa HM, Limson J, Paphitis S, Tandlich R, Hornby D, Southwick F. No human exists in isolation or as an island: The outcomes of a multidisciplinary, global, and context-specific COVID-19 consortium. American Journal of Disaster Medicine, 2020. doi:10.5055/ajdm.2020.0350

  • Zeinali I, Edwards MK. Ultrasound in Resource-limited Settings: A Case Based, Open Access Text. 1st ed. University of California: eScholarship; 2020. Chapter 8, Pulmonary Embolism; Chapter 23, Small Bowel Obstruction. Accessed:

Conference Presentations

  • Lenhard N, An C, Jasthi D, Laurel-Vargas V, Weinstein I, Vargas JA, Jones K, Lam SK. “The Cleveland-Cusco Connection: Establishing an International Virtual Global Health Partnership.” Consortium of Universities for Global Health: Virtual Conference (2022).

  • Marntourian M, Edwards MK, Kalyatanda G. “Retrospective Analysis of Urine Cultures for Incidence of Antibiotic Resistance in Rural India.” Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH): Virtual (2022).

  • Edwards MK, Kalyatanda G. “An Integrated Approach to COVID-19 and Tuberculosis Diagnosis in Karnataka, India.” Medical Student Research Day (Lepow): Cleveland, OH (2022).

  • Rodriguez Fernandez M, Hatem R, Simmons B, Paciotti C, Edwards MK, Li H, Portillo J. “Assessment of Food Insecurity in a Primary Care Setting." Medical Student Research Day. Gainesville, FL (2022).

  • Edwards MK, Lam SK. “Characterizing Non-degree Granting Global Health Programs in U.S. Medical Schools." Bellagio 6.0 Annual Conference: Virtual Conference (2021).

  • Lang J, Narendrula A, El-Zawahry A, Sindhwani P, Ekwenna O. "Global Trends in Incidence and Burden of Urolithiasis from 1990-2019: An Analysis of Global Burden of Disease Study Data." American Urologic Association (2021) 

  • Needham K, Pope R. "STI Co-infection Among Pregnant Women with SARS-CoV-2." International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health (ISSWSH): Virtual Conference (2021). 

  • Edwards MK, Ernyey H, Patnala S, Srinivas SC, Kalyatanda GS. "Participant Feedback on a Multi-disciplinary Global COVID-19 Consortium." Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH): Virtual Conference (2021). 

  • Lenhard N, An C, Jasthi D, Weinstein I, Lam SK. "Literature Review of Virtual Global Health Partnerships among Medical and Nursing Trainees." Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH): Virtual Conference (2021). 

  • Toe S, Nagy M, Albar Z, Sattar A, Nazzinda R, Musiime V, Etajak S, Walyawula F, McComsey GA, Atuyambe L, Dirajlal-Fargo S. "Ambient Air Pollution and Vascular Disease in HIV+ Adolescents in Uganda." Consortium of Universities for Global Health (CUGH): Virtual Conference (2021). 

  • Edwards MK, An C, Lam SK. "A Web-based Review of Structured Global Health Programs in U.S. Allopathic and Osteopathic Medical Schools." Global Health Conference Midwest: Virtual Conference (2021). 

  • Edwards MK, Leey JA, Portillo J. "Household Food Insecurity in Chincha, Peru: A Pilot Study." Medical Student Research Day (Lepow): Cleveland, OH (2021).