Sabrina LinQueen Elizabeth Scholars in Strengthening Health Systems (2018)
Sabrina is an undergraduate student in the Bachelor of Health Sciences program specializing in Global Health. She hopes to harness the skills she has developed in her various experiences to better understand how to effectively translate knowledge within the policymaking sphere to make for better informed policy decisions.
As an outgoing Queen Elizabeth Scholar, Sabrina will be traveling to Zomba, Malawi for an internship with Dignitas International. She will be working on the Malawi Building Research capacity, Implementation, and Translation Expertise (NCD BRITE) capacity building program, which includes a trans-disciplinary team led by the University of Malawi College of Medicine, the University of North Carolina, and Dignitas International. Through this experience, Sabrina hopes to develop her critical thinking and research skills while further expanding upon her knowledge of health systems strengthening in a global context.