About News Respiratory Illness and Poverty in Senegal: A Conversation with Professor Braithwaite Jul 08, 2020 Kamwoo Lee and Jeanine Braithwaite Respiratory Illness and Poverty in Senegal: A Conversation with Professor Braithwaite Batten Professor of Public Policy Jeanine Braithwaite and Kamwoo Lee, a PhD candidate in Systems and Information Engineering, talk about their work on respiratory illness and poverty in Senegal. Learn more at UVA Global Jeanine Braithwaite Jeanine Braithwaite is Professor of Public Policy, General Faculty, at the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy. Read full bio Related Content Jeanine Braithwaite Child and Orphan Poverty in Swaziland Research This report quantifies child and orphan poverty in the Kingdom of Swaziland during 2001 and 2010. Poverty is understood as consumption (monetary) poverty and not as multidimensional deprivation. Learning from Each Other: Social Protection and Labor and the Global South. Research Batten's Poverty Simulation Encourages Empathy News Last Saturday, Oct. 21, as many hit snooze on the alarm, students gathered at the University’s Slaughter Recreation Center to experience what it might be like to live in poverty.