Suzanne Barakat
Undergraduate Student


Carolina Global Initiative Award

Diagnosis and Treatment of Tuberculosis Patients in Idleb, Syria

Tuberculosis is an infectious disease that affects one-third of the world's population. Someone in the world is newly infected with TB bacilli every second. Five to ten percent of people who are infected with TB become sick some time during their lif

Note: This award was made as a Carolina Undergraduate Health Fellowship, which is no longer offered under that name. Those interested in health-related projects are now encouraged to apply to the Carolina Global Initiative Award.


Syrian Arab Republic