Division of Biology and Medicine
Brown Center for Biomedical Informatics

Sudheesha Perera receives a Framework in Global Health Scholarship to study Neonatal Health in Zimbabwe

Sudheesha Perera, current MD student in BCBI, was recently awarded a Framework in Global Health grant for his pilot study of the feasibility, accuracy and acceptability of the use of Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) technology to collate data in a low income neonatal unit.

His study is being conducted on-site at Mbuya Nehanda Neonatal Unit, Mbuya Nehanda Maternity Hospital in Harare, Zimbabwe.