The APRU Global Health Student Case Competition called for students to help address a global health challenge – Improving elderly care in the Asia-Pacific using critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.
A total of 45 teams from 22 universities in 12 economies (Australia, China, Ecuador, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, and the US) sent in their entries to showcase creative and evidence-based proposals to address the health challenge.
The three finalist teams (in alphabetic order) are:
- MoreDoe from Yonsei University
- The Yellow Jackets from University of Indonesia
- Toilet Paper Hoggers from The Chinese University of Hong Kong
The three runner-up teams were PH Pro (Fudan University), Team Medeavour (The Chinese University of Hong Kong), and Terps for Health (University of Maryland, College Park).
A panel of fifteen international judges were invited to review the entries.
The winning team will be selected and announced at the APRU Global Health Conference 2020. A prize of USD 500 will be awarded.