Wegman Updates the Department Before Leaving for Malaysia

Martin Wegman, an M.D./Ph.D. student in the Department of Epidemiology who conducts research in the Institute for Child Health Policy, gives the deparment an update before he sets off on a year-long research endeavor in Malaysia. While he is there, he will help address issues surrounding the prevalence of AIDS, drug addiction and tuberculosis in a segment of the country’s inmate population. His efforts are funded by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation International Clinical Research Fellowship and included several weeks of preparatory seminars at Yale University.