How can Honduras improve trends in neonatal & maternal mortality?
Health care leaders in Honduras were interested in accelerating the declines in maternal and neonatal mortality.
What makes cities healthy, equitable and environmentally sustainable?
The Dornsife School of Public Health at Drexel University and partners
throughout Latin America and in the United States are working together to study how urban environments and urban policies impact the health of city residents.
What does it take to raise a child in St. Louis?
Barnes Jewish Children’s (BJC) hospital wanted to develop a new early prevention program for low-income families in St. Louis City for children from birth to school age.
Our mission is to develop the science and application of system dynamics in human services and communities.
The Social System Design Lab (SSDL) pursues its mission through research, community engagement, and teaching with a commitment to evidence based practice, social justice, and capacity building.
We offer courses in community based system dynamics, workshops, internships and a MSW specialization.
We use system dynamics computer modeling, simulations, and group model building in our research.
We partner with organizations around the globe to facilitate group model building workshops on a wide range of issues.