Madeline Sands graduated from Arizona State University with a B.A. in Anthropology and will complete her M.A. in global health this May. She is interested in children's health in developing countries, specifically the effectiveness of health interventions in reducing mortality rates. In addition to conducting fieldwork in Guatemala, Madeline works with fellow ASU students to develop affordable technology capable of detecting contaminated water sources. Currently, she serves as a student director for a community initiative that provides health services to those experiencing homelessness in Arizona. Madeline plans to pursue an MPhil in Disease Control at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.