Peter J. Rohloff, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Brigham and Women's Hospital
1620 Tremont St
Boston MA 02120
Latin American Community Service Award
International Young Humanitarian Award
Graduate Achievement Award
Dean's Community Service Award
Velji Award for Faculty Teaching Excellence in Global Health
Excellence in Humanitarianism
Dr. Rohloff's research is focused on using dissemination/implementation and quality improvement methodologies to investigate and improve barriers to health care delivery. In addition to their position at Brigham and Women's Hospital, they are the co-founder and Chief Medical Officer for Maya Health Alliance, a primary care organization working with indigenous Maya communities in rural Guatemala. Peter is fluent in Spanish and several indigenous Mayan languages and spends 50% of their time in the field conducting research and mentoring Guatemalan junior clinicians and researchers. Their primary research interests include nonpharmacological behavior change interventions for cardiovascular disease and diabetes; epidemiology of diabetes and chronic kidney disease; determinants of food insecurity and chronic child malnutrition; and family-based interventions to support early child development.
Implementing a Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Type 2 Diabetes Education Program in a Kaqchikel-Speaking Municipality in Guatemala
International, 09/01/13 - 09/01/14
Nutrition Education Program in rural Guatemala with Wuqu' Kawoq
International, 01/10/13 - 08/02/13
Women’s health in indigenous Guatemala: exploring current understanding and beliefs while improving access to reproductive health services (2012-13 Sheldon Traveling Fellowship award)
International, 01/02/13 - 11/30/13
How indigenous Guatemalan women perceive and interact with non-governmental organizations
Summer, 06/07/13 - 08/17/13
Barriers to palliative care in rural Maya communities in Guatemala
International, 07/01/15 - 06/30/16
Implementation and Evaluation of a Child Nutrition Program in Rural Guatemala
International, 06/20/10 - 08/09/10
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(SMITH, BETH A)
Jul 15, 2019 - Jun 30, 2021
Wearable Sensors for Early Identification of Poor Neurodevelopment in Guatemala
Sep 21, 2017 - Jun 30, 2019
Building Capacity for Chronic Kidney Disease Research in Guatemala.
Role: Principal Investigator
Mar 1, 2017 - Feb 28, 2019
Using mobile health technology to improve the continuum of neonatal care in rural Guatemala
Role: Principle Investigator
Jan 1, 2017 - Jun 30, 2018
Obstetric Care Navigators to Improve Maternal Outcomes among Guatemala’s Rural Maya Grand Challenges Canada – Research Award - R-ST-POC-1707-06554
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
(CLIFFORD, GARI DAVID)
Feb 5, 2015 - Jan 31, 2017
Mobile Health Intervention to Improve Perinatal Continuum of Care in Guatemala
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