BME377T:Projects/Topics

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|human rights (Haiti, US's Columbian policy, military takeovers)
|human rights (Haiti, US's Columbian policy, military takeovers)
|health (treatable diseases i.e. TB, AIDS, malaria)
|health (treatable diseases i.e. TB, AIDS, malaria)
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|environment (conservation)
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|Angela Hsiao
|Angela Hsiao
|clean up and protect natural resources
|clean up and protect natural resources
|education for street/underprivileged kids
|education for street/underprivileged kids
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|food and health for the poor
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|Athra Kaviani
|Athra Kaviani
|public health
|public health
|child education
|child education
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|literacy
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|Bill Rodney
|Bill Rodney
|shelter
|shelter
|hunger
|hunger
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|education
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|Clair Hollingsworth
|Clair Hollingsworth
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|pharmaceutical corporations ethics (medical research on the poor, production generic medicines)
|pharmaceutical corporations ethics (medical research on the poor, production generic medicines)
|preventable diseases i.e. AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria (research, education)
|preventable diseases i.e. AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria (research, education)
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|world hunger and poverty
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|Daphne Hao
|Daphne Hao
|pollution control
|pollution control
|education and job opportunities for former criminals, drug users, etc.
|education and job opportunities for former criminals, drug users, etc.
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|homeless kids, orphans, neglected children
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|Deepa Raghunathan
|Deepa Raghunathan
|water systems (purifying water supplies, providing drinking water)
|water systems (purifying water supplies, providing drinking water)
|improving education (specifically literacy)
|improving education (specifically literacy)
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|mental health concerns of first generation immigrants in the U.S.
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|Isis Trenchard  
|Isis Trenchard  
|cleaning water/improving sanitation
|cleaning water/improving sanitation
|creating scientific infrastructure in developing countries (preventing "brain drain")
|creating scientific infrastructure in developing countries (preventing "brain drain")
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|helping education systems in developing countries
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|Jennifer Ge
|Jennifer Ge
|children's rights
|children's rights
|education
|education
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|China care: healthcare, education, care for orphans
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|Jessica Rodriguez
|Jessica Rodriguez
|homeless children or children with parents that can't care for them effectively
|homeless children or children with parents that can't care for them effectively
|second hand smoking
|second hand smoking
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|pollution and its effect on health
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|Jose Gutierrez
|Jose Gutierrez
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|AIDS in Africa
|AIDS in Africa
|sex slave trade (children) in Thailand
|sex slave trade (children) in Thailand
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|starvation
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|Kishore Khan
|Kishore Khan
|ending global poverty
|ending global poverty
|children workers/abuse prevention
|children workers/abuse prevention
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|helping kids get through college
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|Matt Hogan  
|Matt Hogan  
|poverty
|poverty
|social inequality
|social inequality
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|health education
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|Melizza Rodriguez
|Melizza Rodriguez
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|poverty
|poverty
|immigration
|immigration
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|energy
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|Pouya Feizpour
|Pouya Feizpour
|poverty
|poverty
|child slavery
|child slavery
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|waste and recycling
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|Randi Voss
|Randi Voss
|stop trafficking in people (sex trade using children - esp. thailand)
|stop trafficking in people (sex trade using children - esp. thailand)
|help women achieve financial autonomy through fair trade clothing company
|help women achieve financial autonomy through fair trade clothing company
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|art opportunities for everyone (maybe in austin)
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|Spoorthy Gudavalli  
|Spoorthy Gudavalli  
|illiteracy among children in 3rd world countries
|illiteracy among children in 3rd world countries
|women empowerment
|women empowerment
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|impoverished children
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|Stephanie Orci
|Stephanie Orci
|promoting education in at risk areas  
|promoting education in at risk areas  
|literacy for everyone (disabled, minorities)
|literacy for everyone (disabled, minorities)
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|microinvesting (esp. for women)
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|Sudhir Shenoy
|Sudhir Shenoy
|unethical labor practices  
|unethical labor practices  
|poverty
|poverty
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|education
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|Susannah Payne
|Susannah Payne
|education (increasing access to literature)
|education (increasing access to literature)
|rural development
|rural development
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|environmental education (global sustainability)
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Revision as of 20:03, 6 February 2008

Name Topic 1 Topic 2 Topic 3
Abhishek Kashyap refugees and related problems slavery and caste system problems lack of clean water
Andrew Horton human rights (Haiti, US's Columbian policy, military takeovers) health (treatable diseases i.e. TB, AIDS, malaria) environment (conservation)
Angela Hsiao clean up and protect natural resources education for street/underprivileged kids food and health for the poor
Athra Kaviani public health child education literacy
Bill Rodney shelter hunger education
Clair Hollingsworth rural public health
Cristina Garcia pharmaceutical corporations ethics (medical research on the poor, production generic medicines) preventable diseases i.e. AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria (research, education) world hunger and poverty
Daphne Hao pollution control education and job opportunities for former criminals, drug users, etc. homeless kids, orphans, neglected children
Deepa Raghunathan water systems (purifying water supplies, providing drinking water) improving education (specifically literacy) mental health concerns of first generation immigrants in the U.S.
Isis Trenchard cleaning water/improving sanitation creating scientific infrastructure in developing countries (preventing "brain drain") helping education systems in developing countries
Jennifer Ge children's rights education China care: healthcare, education, care for orphans
Jessica Rodriguez homeless children or children with parents that can't care for them effectively second hand smoking pollution and its effect on health
Jose Gutierrez education environment
Kaitlin Goerner AIDS in Africa sex slave trade (children) in Thailand starvation
Kishore Khan ending global poverty children workers/abuse prevention helping kids get through college
Matt Hogan poverty social inequality health education
Melizza Rodriguez healthcare for the poor (medications for the poor)
Paul Rezvani poverty immigration energy
Pouya Feizpour poverty child slavery waste and recycling
Randi Voss stop trafficking in people (sex trade using children - esp. thailand) help women achieve financial autonomy through fair trade clothing company art opportunities for everyone (maybe in austin)
Spoorthy Gudavalli illiteracy among children in 3rd world countries women empowerment impoverished children
Stephanie Orci promoting education in at risk areas literacy for everyone (disabled, minorities) microinvesting (esp. for women)
Sudhir Shenoy unethical labor practices poverty education
Susannah Payne education (increasing access to literature) rural development environmental education (global sustainability)
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