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July 22, 2019

Yih team designs, builds furniture to improve Malawi infant care

Two Purdue professors and an IE graduate student are improving healthcare of pre-term infants in Malawi. The project includes designing new furniture to promote skin-to-skin contact between mothers and their premature infants - to help save babies' lives in resource-poor areas.
April 29, 2019

Yih research spotlighted by Save the Children

A team of experts in health, industrial engineering and design led by Professors Yuehwern Yih and Steve Visser is working to create a set of space-saving furniture to improve healthcare at a Malawi hospital.
April 10, 2019

Yih to present E+TRA HEALTH at ICT4D

At an upcoming conference in Uganda, Dr. Yuehwern Yih will give a presentation about making medical supply chains more efficient to improve maternal health.
April 8, 2019

Eun paper published

The Omega journal recently published a paper on surgical services management by SOS Lab alumnus Joonyup Eun and co-authors.
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