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Faculty & Staff Honors

Faculty & Staff Honors

HealthRight International and NYU Awarded $335,000 UBS Foundation Grant

Dr. Peter Navario, director of global health strategy at New York University College of Global Public Health and executive director of Health Right International, has been awarded a $335,000 grant for two years from the UBS Foundation in Geneva.  This project will focus on identifying vulnerable children in Nepal and training teachers and parents to provide care and support for them. This is the first award of a proposal jointly developed by HRI and NYU  faculty. The intervention is based on research conducted by Dr. Keng-Yen Huang, who has an appointment with NYU.