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updated GlobalHealth Lab FOR STUDENTS

October 22, 2012

note: DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRIDAY NOVEMBER 9TH. Other updates: our 5-minute video intro, student FAQ, flyer for students, and student application. GlobalHealth Lab is a graduate-level class at MIT Sloan School of Management that goes beyond traditional boundaries by taking on practical challenges at the front lines of healthcare delivery GlobalHealth Lab blends classroom learning […]

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GlobalHealth Lab FOR PROSPECTIVE PARTNERS

October 21, 2012

Thank you for your interest in GlobalHealth Lab, the MIT project class that pairs teams of experienced MBA and PhD students with organizations on the front lines of health care delivery in resource-limited settings. Each project is designed to address a pressing organizational or business need identified by a host organization, and the three-month MIT […]

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A video intro to MIT Sloan School of Management’s Global Health Lab

October 20, 2012

Learn about why ghdLAB blends classroom learning and action-based field projects. MIT Sloan Senior Lecturer Anjali Sastry, students, and field partners explain what they’ve gained from taking on practical health care management and delivery challenges in Africa and India.

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Business Models for Scale and Sustainability in Global Health 15.S02

October 1, 2012

Update: download new flyer:  BizModels4GlobalHealth FallH2 MW4 pm MBA ‘13s, Sloan Fellows, and others: Learn what works—and what doesn’t—in innovative startups and inspiring leading-edge organizations that are remaking healthcare delivery globally MIT Sloan School of Management Business Models for Scale and Sustainability in Global Health 15.S02 Instructor: Anjali Sastry TA: Anya Priester Offered Fall, H2, […]

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GlobalHealth Lab Project Focus Areas

September 21, 2012

GlobalHealth Lab partners with leading organizations in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia to enable, inform, and learn from their efforts to deliver more or better healthcare to those in greatest need. In 2012, an assessment of our first 36 field projects showed that GlobalHealth Lab collaborations have been of value to partnering organizations in a […]

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3 May 2012: Poster session – ghdLAB & Action Learning

May 1, 2012

Join this year’s ghdLAB students for a lively, interactive poster session to learn about their experience on the front lines of global health delivery. Thursday, May 3rd 11:30 am to 1 pm E62 Lobby   This semester, students in MIT Sloan’s action-based class on global health delivery worked with five innovative organizations: With Daktari, a […]

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Jim Yong Kim: Continuing to accomplish the impossible

April 13, 2012

By Anjali Sastry and Rebecca Weintraub In 2007, we met Dr Jim Yong Kim as he gathered faculty across Harvard and MIT to envision a new field of study in Global Health Delivery. Dr Kim already had an astounding record to build on: a practicing physician and medical anthropologist, he’d put his smarts to practical […]

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