15.233 Global Health Lab


Class Info

Pairs faculty-mentored student teams with enterprises on the front lines of health care delivery in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. Custom-designed projects in strategy, business model innovation, operations, marketing, and technology designed to tackle specific barriers identified by each partnering organization. Interactive cases, practical exercises, and conversations with experts, all designed to support project work before, during, and after an intensive two-week onsite collaboration with entrepreneurs, leaders, staff, and stakeholders. Assignments include a portfolio of host deliverables, a foundational toolkit designed to support each project, and a distillation of learning from the field. Enrolled students must be available to work on site in Africa or South Asia for the entire weeks of SIP and Spring Break. Admission by application and interview in the prior November and December. Preference to students who have taken 15.232. Graduate students only.

This class has no prerequisites.

15.233 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by A. Sastry.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information at the 15.233 - GlobalHealth Lab - Groundwork Initiative for Global Health Delivery site or on the 15.233 Stellar site.

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