ONLINE- “Multi-drug Resistant Organisms Associated with Surgical Site Infections in Ghana” & “Toyota, Fish, and the Future of Food”

September 14, 2020
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Global Health Work in Progress (GHWIP) aims to bring together members of the Washington University global health community to learn about each other’s work.

This event will take place virtually via Zoom. Please register for access to the meeting.

People working on a grant, paper or a new idea are encouraged to present their work at this meeting to get feedback. To propose a presentation for a future meeting, please contact the Global Health Center.



Multi-drug Resistant Organisms Associated with Surgical Site Infections in Ghana: A Consequence of Antibiotic Use/Misuse in Surgery

Antoinette Bediako-Bowen, PhD
Lecturer and General Surgeon, Department of Surgery, University of Ghana, & Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Accra


Toyota, Fish, and the Future of Food:
Examples of Employing Lean Production Systems to Solve Scientific Problems

Joseph T Steensma, EdD, MPH, CIH
Professor, Environmental Health, Brown School
Biodiversity Fellow, Living Earth Collaborative
Washington University in St. Louis

Event Sponsors: Global Health Center at the Institute for Public Health