Help save lives in 10 seconds. Can you click here and vote for EMM?You'll help our chances of receiving some funding to support our on-ground pilot. Share the link with your friends and family - every vote is appreciated :)
In other news, our team met with the Ministry of Health in Nigeria for an update this month, and I'm so excited that we are on the way to receiving official ethical approval!
Building and re-building the EMM model has been so much fun and such an amazing learning experience. Especially now that we may be moving forward with Advanced Misoprostol Distribution, or AMD, the potential impact of our project is so exciting.
TLDR: AMD is allowing women to access the life-saving drug once they are seven months pregnant instead of withholding it until they give birth. It drastically improves the chances of a woman surviving childbirth in rural and low-resource areas.
If you're interested in learning more about the project, shoot me an email!
Cutting the Fluff
While making decisions (like which university I should attend) I've been tackling a lot of big questions. Finding good resources that give you actionable suggestions is difficult. Here are 4 resources I thought did really well with action.