“Shenyang and Gautam are both gifted and creative scholars and wonderful ambassadors for the university,” Wrighton said.
Partnership with National University of Singapore will address aging populations and rising inequality.
“The new guidelines, if properly implemented, will reduce childhood deaths by about 175,000 annually,” said Mark Manary, MD.
Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton travelled to Ghana to meet with officials from the University of Ghana.
Eight students were selected to participate in the Inaugural Global Health Research Program from nearly 100 applicants.
14 students joined Lora Iannotti, PhD, on a trip to Haiti to gain firsthand experience in issues related to global health.
Sherraden has spent part of his academic career in groundbreaking applied research, testing strategies to include the poor in building assets.
Gautam Yadama’s book aims to raise awareness of energy poverty and household air pollution around the world.
Gautam Yadama, professor at WUSTL’s Brown School, wrote Fires, Fuel, and the Fate of 3 Billion: The State of the Energy Impoverished.
Twelve current or recent students received Fulbright U.S. Student Program scholarships for 2013-14 to teach English or to conduct research abroad.