Dr. Catherine van de Ruit and HEP student, Bridget Rauh, presented during the Annual Meeting of the Eastern Sociology Society held March 14-17, in Boston MA. Bridget presented during the undergraduate poster session on March 16. Her project was titled Patient Safety in Pediatrics Intensive Care Units (PICU). Those in the Ursinus community will have an opportunity to view her work during the Ursinus CoSA event, on April 25th.
Dr. van de Ruit presented her research during the Global Health Mini-conference at the event. Dr. van de Ruit’s paper was titled “Emergency Medicine in South Africa: Health Disparities, High Patient Acuity, and a Stressed Health System”.
Both Dr. van de Ruit and Bridget Rauh found the conference an excellent opportunity to network with sociologists working on medicine and global health.