Oct. 1 — Postdoctoral scholar receives early career award
Schola Matovu, a Heather M. Young Postdoctoral in the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, recently joined the UCSF Institute for Global Health Sciences Faculty Affiliate Program. The program connects and provides resources for faculty engaged in global health projects. It also builds collaborations and increases the collective impact of the university’s global health work. Schola is the first affiliate recognized by her peers in the group as the inaugural recipient of the Early Career Global Health Award. Also, an assistant professor in the UCSF School of Nursing Department of Physiological Nursing, Schola focuses her research on the promotion of health, overall well-being and quality of life of older family caregivers.