The Influence of Familial Messages on Young Adult Indian women’s Perceptions of GBV Patricia Medina, Dionne Stephens, PhD; Purnima Madhivanan, MBBS, MPH, PhD Background: Research on gender-based violence often focuses on victimization from the husband and how it affects womenContinue reading

Field Experience: Antenatal Camp

The Public Health Research Institute of India (PHRI) was founded by FIU’s very own Dr. Purnima Madhivanan and works to offer healthcare services to tribal women who without these efforts would suffer the consequences of inaccessible and unaffordable healthcare. PHRIContinue reading

Mysore Palace

Background: The architectural style of the palace is commonly described as Indo-Saracenic, and blends together Hindu, Muslim, Rajput, and Gothic styles of architecture. It is a three-storied stone structure, with marble domes and a 145 ft five-storied tower. The palaceContinue reading