Bummed you had to miss the event, check out this video recap of the Healthcare Hackathon. It’s just like you were there (almost). Just click on the photo to view the video on our YouTube channel.
March 20 – 22, CIC @4240. This past weekend the Skandalaris Center’s first ever Healthcare Hackathon successfully ended its first run with seven unique teams presenting their ideas. With a focus on translational science in medicine and healthcare, teams aimed to ‘hack’ the best practices and products from other industries to see if they could be repurposed […]
Social norms dictate in many of these cultures that it’s the woman’s responsibility to provide for all the cooking needs.
Ireland native, ethnobotanist Peter Wyse Jackson says the study of plants is more important than ever.
Mark J. Manary, MDt received a grant for his proposal “Treating Pregnant Adolescents with Moderate Malnutrition in Malawi.”
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The purpose of the most recent trip was to finish improvements on the water storage and distribution system at the Mekelle School for the Blind.
The laboratory’s research has focused on two major global health problems: obesity in Western societies and childhood malnutrition in developing countries.
The 5th Mcdonnell Academy International Symposium will focus on the global challenges of energy and environment, food and water, public health and aging.
Jeffrey I. Gordon, MD, has won the 2014 Dickson Prize in Medicine, awarded annually by the University of Pittsburgh.