Developing Undergraduate-originated Global Health Technology

Recipient Institution: Johns Hopkins University
Principal Investigator: Soumyadipta Acharya
Grant Amount: $37,000

Faculty will implement a new global health initiative within the existing undergraduate design team program at Johns Hopkins. Students will explore conditions on the ground, developing world standards of care, and barriers to implementing global health technology. Faculty will expand the curriculum and formalize educational mechanisms to increase the probability of success of student-developed technology deployed on a large scale.