Health & the Holidays with SU's Global Chapters

Lila Faria
Dec 10, 2020

Welcome to another Chapter Spotlight! Once a week I will be highlighting a member of our Community to ensure we learn more about each other’s accomplishments, passions, and personalities.Got a holiday-themed Chapter event you'd like us to feature? Send it my way! I plan on making a big post highlighting holiday events, either next week or the week after.For this week's Chapter Spotlight, I wanted to feature two upcoming events: One Virtual Conference and one Holiday Party!

Conferencia virtual: Innovación en salud is a digital conference focused on exploring the latest going-on's in health innovation. The conference will be led by our SU Montevideo Chapter and held entirely in Spanish.Chapter Leader Federico Heller explains more about the event below, in both English and Spanish:

The SU Montevideo Chapter is hosting an open virtual conference called “Innovation in health” (“Innovación en salud”) via Zoom this Thursday 10th, 15:30 - 17:00 hs CST. It will be held in Spanish and will have the presence of three speakers who founded their own health-tech start-ups. We will be talking about genomic sequencing, 3D printing for surgery & more! If you speak Spanish and are interested, you are more than welcome to join us!El Chapter de Montevideo de la SU organiza una conferencia virtual abierta llamada “Innovación en salud” via Zoom este Jueves 10, 15:30 - 17:00 hs CST. La conferencia será en Español y contará con la presencia de tres speakers que crearon sus propias start-ups en tecnología de la salud. Estaremos hablando de secuenciamiento genómico, impresión 3D aplicado a la cirugía y más! Si hablas Español y estás interesad@, estás más que bienvenid@ a acompañarnos!Link:

The event is happening TODAY at 1:30pm PST / 3:30pm CST. It will be a great opportunity for Spanish-speaking members to connect with our Montevideo Chapter and learn more about health innovation. Learn more here!

Interested in getting to know our community in Switzerland? The SU Basel Chapter is throwing a virtual "Pre-Holiday" event to welcome new members to the community (and re-connect with old).

The get-together is scheduled for next Wednesday, December 16th.

Interested in celebrating the holidays with SU Basel? Check it out!


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This article originally appeared as First Look content, as a member benefit to SU Global Community members, inside the SU Global Community here.