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GHD Case Study

Job Opening: Case Writer

July 13, 2017
This position will work with staff, faculty and others in the creation of two Global Health Delivery teaching cases on positive health outcomes in Sri Lanka and Kerala, India to be used as part of a larger project on positive health exemplars and published through Harvard Business Publishing.

Case Writer

July 13, 2017
Background

The Global Health Delivery Project at Harvard (GHD) is an interdisciplinary collaboration between Harvard Business School, Harvard Medical School, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. GHD investigates the management decisions behind disease treatment and prevention globally. These lessons are disseminated through multiple channels, including open-access online professional communities (www.ghdonline.org), case studies (

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