"The demand that we’re trying to fill is for specialized people, professionals in the financial industry, ranging from managers, traders of hedge funds, risk managers at major financial institutions, and managers at private equity and VC firms."
In Spring of 2014 GlobalHealth Lab paired eleven faculty-mentored teams of MBA and other MIT graduated students with innovative enterprises on the front lines of health care delivery in South Africa, Kenya, Zambia, India, and Bangladesh.
To tackle challenges identified by each partner, the course is built around customized projects in strategy, operations, marketing, and technology adoption. Students work on campus before and after an intensive on-site collaboration in the second half of March.
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