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Basant Motawi Senesh Fellowship Winner

June 21, 2018 | Alexandra Squires, MBA

‌Epidemiology and Human Genetics PhD Candidate, Basant Motawi, was recently awarded the 2018-19 Dorothy Marchus Senesh Fellowship by the International Peace Research Association.

The Senesh Fellowship is awarded every other year to two women from developing countries for studies in the field of piece.

Motawi is currently researching intimate partner violence and its association with child health and survival in the Middle East.  She is mentored by Jon Hirshon, MD, MPH, PhD.‌