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September 26, 2019 | Scope
WHD student researcher Dumisile Mphamba explores resourcefulness of Ugandan health workers in rural healthcare facilities.
September 19, 2019 | Scope

Dumisile Mphamba reflects on her summer exploring the sustainability of WASH services in rural healthcare facilities in Uganda with WHD.

August 8, 2019 | Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Researchers demonstrate an automatic chlorine dispenser installed at shared community water points can reduce rates of child diarrhea.

July 26, 2019
Professionals gathered for a workshop aimed at identifying strategic opportunities to improve WASH services at rural health centers.
June 7, 2019
Jenna Davis and Vladimir Kozlow discussed takeaways from the Bay Area WASH symposium, along with larger themes and challenges in WASH research.
April 7, 2019
A program called WASH UP! aims to teach children safe sanitation and hygiene practices to prevent infections and diseases that kill millions globally.
March 22, 2019
Ph.D. candidate Daniel Smith leads a project aimed at achieving safe, reliable water by incentivizing water infrastructure maintenance.
March 18, 2019
Students participated in the Big Earth Water Hackathon, aimed at solving issues at the intersection of health and access to safe water. 
February 26, 2019 | Stanford School of Engineering

A chemical engineer wants to make the term ‘wastewater’ obsolete by extracting usable chemicals to create fertilizers, disinfectants and more.