April 24

Last event of the semester!

By wgracie

One last Meetup for the semester. Come join for some networking and knowledge-sharing with others working in global health.

Join us for an hour of short presentations by students and staff from different fields in global health, followed by networking and discussions over refreshments! And remember, all good things come to those who RSVP:

For this event, we are excited to have:

–  Christy White on a mobile technology for frontline workers in low-income countries to collect, store and effectively output information.  (Dimagi)

– Darash Desai on PharmaChk, a quantitative, field-based tool aimed at screening against substandard and counterfeit medicines in low-resource areas. (Boston University)

– Elizabeth Bailey on Global Health Technology Innovation: Can It Be Taught? (CAMTech)

Where: 8 St. Mary St., Room 901 (Photonics Center, Boston University)
When: Friday May 1, 4:30-6:30pm (refreshments served at 4:15pm)
Who: Anyone who is interested in learning about global health projects from engineering and public health standpoints!


Sponsors of GHECHo are:
Center for Global Health & Development (CGHD)
Dr. Muhammad Zaman (BU BME)

Past Sponsors:
BU Pardee Center
BU Biomedical Engineering Department
MIT Media Lab
BU School of Public Health
Center for Nanoscience and Nanobiotechnology (CNN)
Center for Future Technologies in Cancer Care (FTCC)
BU Photonics Center
BU School of Public Health
Dr. Cathie Klapperich (BU BME, ME)
Dr. Selim Unlu (BU ECE, BME, Physics)

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