Aparna Subramaniam

Major/Minor: BME 

Year: 3rd Year

Lab Name and Department: Infant Health Global Solutions (GT BME Department) 

Project Title: fetoMic: Fetal Heart Monitor for Ethiopian Healthcare Facilities 

Is your lab work remote, in-person, or hybrid? Hybrid

How did you join your lab? VIP

Please describe your project: Our focus is on designing and affordable and durable fetal heart monitor that meets the clinical needs of Ethiopian hospitals. This device, called the fetoMic, will help reduce fetal and maternal mortality rates in sub-Saharan Africa. 

Anything else you would like to say? 

“Make sure to explore all of your options when seeking a research position! Don’t hesitate to reach out to other students in the lab for advice and other questions. Finding a lab that is a good fit with your interests is very important!”