Visited: Fall, 2014
Vedaste Ndahindwa is a lecturer at the University of Rwanda, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, School of Public Health, and the Director the Medical Research Unit and the Coordinator of the National Health Research Committee in the Medical Research Center Division (RBC). He is a medical doctor and received his MSc in Biostatistics at the Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium. While at Berkeley, he worked on designing an intervention to analyze how the “One Cow Per Poor Household” program in Rwanda can improve family nutrition, childhood education, and crop productivity. His faculty mentor was Paul Gertler in the Haas School of Business, and his peer mentor was Joshua Gruber in the School of Public Health.