Example Past Projects at MIRT Program Sites


  • Factors Related to Children’s Missed Therapy Visits at a Free Rehabilitation Clinic Serving Punta Arenas, Chile
  • Nutritional Status and Obesity in Children and Young Adults with Disabilities
  • Risk Factors for Depression in Caregivers of Children with Disabilities
  • Patterns of Bottle Feeding and Use of Pacifiers in Preschool Children Residing in Pategonia, ChileSantiago

    • Comparison of Measures of Adiposity in Identifying Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Ethiopian Adults
    • Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP) of Hygiene Among School Children in Angolela, Ethiopia
    • Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated with Gender Based Violence
    • Access to Water and Sanitation and Trachoma in Rural Ethiopia


    • Evaluating the Efficiency and Impact of Murals in Disseminating Women’s Rights in Four Pueblos of Oaxaca, Mexico
    • Adolescent Sexuality in Urban and Rural Mexico
    • Knowledge, Behavior and Access to Information
    • Reducing Stigma Surrounding HIV/AIDS: Evaluation of an Educational Program for Health Professionals in Mexico


    • Reliability of Oscillometric Central Blood Pressure and Wave Reflection Readings: Effects of Posture and Fasting
    • Central Hemodynamic Responses to an Orthostatic Challenge

    MIRT with Lee and Dan


    • Risk of Spontaneous Preterm Birth in Relation to Maternal Depressive, Anxiety, and Stress Symptoms
    • Prevalence and Correlates of Intimate Partner Violence among Pregnant Women in Lima, Peru
    • Risk Factors for Migraines in Lima, Peru
    • Knowledge and Fears Concerning the Papanicolaou (Pap) Test and Cervical Cancer in Lima, Peru
    • Risk factors of Abruptio Placentae among Peruvian Women.
    • Knowledge Attitudes, Beliefs and Practices among Unregistered Female Sex Workers in Lima, Peru

      MIRT Fellows at Machu Pichu
      MIRT Fellows at Machu Pichu


    • Sleep Quality and Sleep Patterns in Relation to Consumption of Energy Drinks, Caffeinated Beverages, and Other Stimulants among Thai College Students
    • Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome and Its Relationship to White Blood Cell Count in a Population of Thai Men and Women
    • Risk Factors of Hypertension among Patients Receiving Health Exams at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Thailand
    • Risk Factors of Hypercholesterolemia among Thai Men and Women at King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Thailand
    • Risk of Preterm Delivery in Relation to Maternal Low Birth WeightTHAILAND-2005


    • Diabetes Mellitus and Impaired Glucose Tolerance among Emergency Cardiology Patients
    • Risk Factors and Severity of Coronary Arterial Disease among Emergency Cardiology Patients


    • Risk Factors Associated With Low Infants Birth Weight in Thai Nguyen, Vietnam
    • Comparison of Farming and Non-Farming Mothers in Thai Nguyen, VietnamMIRT 2004 VIETNAM


    • Prenatal Care Utilization and Fetal Outcomes at Harare Maternity Hospital
    • Dietary Risk Factors for Preeclampsia and Eclampsia among Zimbabwean Women
    • Seroprevalence and Risk Factors of Syphilis Infection in Pregnant Women Delivering at Harare Maternity Hospital, Zimbabwe
    • Maternal Mid-Arm Circumference and Other Anthropometric Measures of Adiposity in Relation to Infant Birth Size among Zimbabwean womenZimbabwe 1