Second Place at International Emory Global Health Case Competition

March 21, 2018

CGHSR is excited to announce that the UMN Global Health Case Compeition team earned both Second Place and tied for the Participants' Choice Award at the 2018 International Emory Global Health Case Compeition this past weekend at Emory University. The multidisciplinary team spent a full week examining the case, "An Epidemic Offsides: Containing an Outbreak During the 2022 World Cup in Qatar". Twenty-four teams from colleges and universities across the world presented their proposals and four advanced to the final round.

The team's second place win is the best UMN result so far and this is the second year a UMN team as been voted Participants' Choice. Congratulations to the team and to all who helped make this success possible! 

The team members are: 

Meena Murugappan, Public Health
Sailee Tambe, Public Health
Hannah Cowan, Biological Sciences
Emma Fiala, Liberal Arts
Mateo Frumholtz, Public Health
Team Coach: Bill Toscano, Public Health

team at Emory