2014 Results


Our compliments to all of the teams who participated this year! They logged many hours to further their skills, learning from each other as they proposed solutions to solve grand challenges in global health.

A special thanks to our 2014 University of Minnesota judging team, Tricia Todd, Laura Bloomberg, James Hart, Donald Rost Banik, Jeffery Peltola, and Michelle Chrastek, and to our team mentors.

First place

Congratulations to Team 6 for their first place win at the inaugural year of the U of M Global Health Case Competition on Feb 1, 2014.  They went on to represent the U of M at the International Emory Global Health Case Competition on March 29, 2014 where they advanced to the finals and finished an impressive 4th place in a field of 24 teams.

First place team members

  • Justin Schlitz (Management)
  • Andrielle Cowl (Clinical Lab Sciences)
  • Katelyn Pastick (Biological Sciences)
  • Tino Nguyen (Dentistry)
  • Bao Mei (Management)
  • Rebecca Schultz (Public Health)
  • Dr. Cliff Steer, team's mentor

Second Place

Team 2: Kathryn Gustafson, Nwamaka Nwachukwu, Brian Mikolajczyk, Tarun Jain, Tawny Loera, and Andrea Stonehocker.

Third Place

Team 7: Ariel Willette, Aoran Liu, Susan Ledgister, and Jonathan Clayton

Third Place

Team 11: Heidi Hayes, Brittany Borck, Andrew Stevens, and Youssef Roman