Global Health Case Competition

On Saturday, February 18, 2017, Northwestern University held its 4th annual intramural global health case competition. Teams made up of undergraduate and graduate students across all schools and various disciplines competed to develop innovative, feasible, and sustainable global health solutions. The goal of the annual case study competition is to train the next generation of global health leaders through a unique competition experience built upon a real-world challenge.

Find more information about Northwestern's Global Health Case Competition on the Global Health Portal.

Congratulations to the winning team of the 2017 NUGHCC:

  • Courtney Zhu, Medill
  • Max Wang, FMS
  • Sedoo Ijir, WCAS
  • Maria Clark, WCAS
  • Emmanuel Darko, WCAS

2017 NUGHCC Winners

The winning team from the NUGHCC will have a chance to represent Northwestern University at Emory University's International Global Health Case Competition in Atlanta, Georgia.

Congratulations to the two 2nd place teams:

  • Tracy Swan, WCAS
  • Ferrona Lie, KSM
  • Anne Archer, SPS
  • Yuxi Han, WCAS


  • Daniel Matthew, WCAS
  • Nathan Shlobin, WCAS
  • Azalea Lopez, WCAS
  • Colin Wang, SPS
  • Nonye Ogbuefi, WCAS
  • Woodger Faugas, Law

2017 NUGHCC 2nd place winners