Congratulations to Rachel Glaser who won the Distinguished Undergraduate Research Project Award form the University of Vermont College of Agriculture and Life Sciences! She completed her project on “Conducting the SWOT Analysis for Telemedicine Applications: A Case Study of Imaging the World.” – Kristen DeStigter
ITW volunteer Ben Johnson has been popular in the media lately – read a write-up about his work with Imaging the World on the Health Imaging blog here.
Congratulations to Rachel Glaser who won an award entitled “Distinguished Undergraduate Research” from the University of Vermont College of Agriculture and Life Sciences for her thesis paper on Imaging the World!
ITW volunteer, Ben Johnson, was featured in UCSD’s Newsroom. Read the article here!
Just in! Several ITW members will present Imaging the World’s work at the 1st World Congress on Ultrasound in Medical Education in Columbia, South Carolina, April 29th through May 1st 2011. More details to come…
Philips Electronics announces Uganda support and collaboration with ITW.
In distinction to the United States where women make most of the families’ health care decisions, men govern this decision making in Uganda. Community sensitization about ultrasound is therefore important for both the pregnant women and their husbands. One unanticipated but very welcome anecdotal outcome at Nawanyago Health Centre III (HC) is that men are now … [Read more…]
Congratulations to ITW board member Jim Kaufman on his new book The Collectibles, which is getting great reviews. Click here for more information.
It is amazing how much I take the little things (as well as the big things) in life for granted – like making it to work without a flat tire. The number of potholes in the road to Kamuli seems to have increased exponentially since the last time I was here. We used to be able … [Read more…]
This year the list of achievements is so long that I had to pick and choose to keep this from being an epic blog. ITW has had an incredible year, with innumerable victories and challenges. Before I begin listing, I’d like to say that it’s only through the tenacity of our volunteers, board and partners … [Read more…]