Global Chest Initiatives (GCI)
November 19th, 2019
12:00pm — 1:30pm
Center for Global Health - Lake Atitlan
13199 E Montview
Blvd., Suite 310
Aurora, CO 80045
Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by replying to this email.
Global Chest Initiatives (GCI) is a registered charitable 501 c3 organization headquartered in the state of Colorado, USA. GCI is established to improve the quality of life, education, treatment programs as well as the infrastructure mainly in the developing countries, for patients suffering from lung and cardiac problems.
GCI 2019 Scholarship Recipients:
Nguyen Lu (School of Medicine – MD) – testing if wireless phones and a web platform can help empower the care system by minimizing lost-to-follow ups and increasing adherence to medication and anticoagulation management for RHD post-cardiac patients in Kigali, Rwanda
Taylor Davis (School of Medicine – MD) – creating a national RHD registry to track patients, determine disease prevalence, and provide support for establishing national policies with the goal of eradicating RHD in Rwanda
Each scholarship recipient will be presenting their scholarship research project.