2018 Global Health Case Competition
Welcome to the 2018 Global Health Case Competition! We're excited you are interested in being part of this fabulous experience!
The Global Health Case Competition is an opportunity for undergraduate, graduate, and professional students from diverse disciplines and backgrounds to collaborate in developing innovative solutions to a global health problem.
The Case and Schedule of Events
The case topic was top-secret until the Reveal on Wednesday, February 7 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Sarratt Cinema. For the next 10 days, Teams of 4-6 students from across Vanderbilt's schools and colleges worked diligently to devise a solution to the presented problem. The Competition was held on Saturday, February 17 from 8 a.m. -1 p.m. at the Featheringill Hall Auditorium and Atrium (room 134) (photos).
Student leaders worked with Vanderbilt and Guyanese emergency medical professionals to develop the 2018 case.
Photos from the Competition and Winners
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The top three teams were:
1st place Presentation. Team members: Alexandra Bronson (Arts & Sciences), Lin Fei (Arts & Sciences), Jessica Howard (Peabody), John Lee (Engineering), Jamal Merritt (Arts & Sciences), and Victoria Shi.
2nd place Presentation. Team members: Naeha Haridada (Arts & Sciences), Lauren Marlar (Peabody), Venkata Ramy Ganti (Arts & Sciences), Hoor Temuri (Arts & Sciences), and Vinecent Zhang (Arts & Sciences).
3rd place Presentation. Team members: Nicole Hefner (Arts & Sciences), Margot Kim (Arts & Sciences), Cerie Ock (Engineering), Susannah Spero (Nursing), and Allie Yan (Arts & Sciences).
2018 Global Health Case Competition Committee
Case Competition Committee Co-Chairs