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) registered for the competition. Teams were asked to create innovative proposals to address elderly care. The winners were selected through a voting process that included input from all conference participants.
The University of Indonesia team earned the top spot and received the US $500.00 cash prize. The other two finalist teams were from Chinese University of Hong Kong and Yonsei University.
The APRU Global Health Conference Committee would like to thank everyone who joined the health case competition. Congratulations to all the winners!