Introducing Local Digital Response Networks (DRN)

During the fall of 2015, I had the opportunity to work with Andrej Verity at the

Recent Collaboration: Article on Humanitarian Technologies for Restoring Eyesight

Cross posted from Philanthropy News Digest Restoring Eyesight: Leveraging Tech to Empower People JENNIE PHILLIPS ;

Battling Information & Embracing Innovation in Emergencies

Last week I gave a mini-lecture to a class of medical residents interested in humanitarian work. The

Managing in a Crisis

From private to public to non-profit organizations, many of us often find ourselves either tasked with

3 Minute Thesis – The Debrief

In follow-up to my previous post, I competed in the Three Minute Thesis Divisional Finals this

3 Minute Thesis – Division Finals!

Every year PhD Candidates change out of their sweatpants, dust off their blazers, and armed with a

Planning for Doomsday through Panarchy: Part 3. Reflections

REFLECTION Discussions within the SIDElab group combined with the exercise of writing this post through an emergency

Planning for Doomsday through Panarchy: Part 2. Panarchy vs. Hierarchy

PANARCHY Thinking bigger, systems are rarely a single entity but a conglomeration of many sub-systems that impact one

Planning for Doomsday through Panarchy: Part 1. The Adaptive Cycle

Understanding this theory begins with the adaptive cycle. Visualized as an infinity loop (Figure 1), the

Planning for Doomsday through Panarchy: Introduction

 Every other Wednesday, a group of inquisitive minds meet to discuss everything that is Systems, Integrative, Design, and Evaluative