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Congratulations to Anne Malin, MSW '17 who is the new Director of Program Development, Global Research Institute, Kyrgzstan

Anne Malin, MSW '17 in Kyrgzstan

Congratulations to Anne Malin, MSW '17 who is the new Director of Program Development, Global Research Institute, Kyrgzstan. From the classroom to the field: Anne Malin, MSW, LMSW is the new Director of Program Development for the Global Research Institute (GLORI) NGO in Kyrgyzstan. GLORI and partners are developing a caregiver support program for those caring for an elderly family member with dementia. Anne reports, "I am applying skills I learned at USM School of Social Work in my current position and also have drawn on my experience from my concentration year internship placement at a long term care and skilled rehabilitation facility." In the photo, Anne (seated front & center) is meeting with social workers, psychologists, and community outreach workers from NGO Podruga in Osh, Kyrgyzstan.  NGO Podruga provides HIV prevention and other services for female sex workers in the region.