2019 Co-op Student of the Year Award recipient - Faculty of Engineering

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Eric Jihoon SongPhoto of Eric Jihoon Song

Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering

Employer: Maisha Meds

  • Recognized for his Spring 2019 work term, where he served as a Software Developer at Maisha Meds.
  • Worked on a core Android Application that allowed customers in Kenya to buy the pharmaceuticals they needed.
  • Improved the old application by redesigning the basic data models within the app to target user complaints, help with future scalability and ensure full backward compatibility.
  • For his capstone, he is interested in the effects of how the sub-Saharan African climate influences the effectiveness and quality of pharmaceutical drugs in East Africa – a notable problem for the public in this region.
  1. 2020 (2)
    1. May (1)
    2. April (1)
  2. 2019 (2)
    1. June (1)
    2. March (1)
  3. 2018 (4)
    1. April (1)
    2. March (1)
    3. February (2)