Connect with us


WHS sophomores help teams win the Go Red for Women Innovation Challenge




Contributor, Nance Evert

Westborough high school student Olivia Yoonseo Lee was recently recognized as part of a team that developed an app to help seniors schedule COVID-19 vaccine reservations.

WESTBOROUGH – Westborough High School sophomore Olivia Yoonseo Lee and her three other team members recently won the GoRed for Women: Boston Tech Innovation Challenge run by the American Heart Association and Dell Technologies.

Each of the four girls was awarded a certificate and a Dell computer for work to develop an app that streamlines the process of scheduling COVID-19 vaccine reservations, especially for the elderly.

Lee acknowledges that he has participated in Christina Crowley, the chair of the GoRed campaign. He learned while reading Community Advocate’s previous feature article on the program.

Lee said she shared her personal experience and inspired others like me after suffering a stroke due to a heart defect. Thanks to a woman like her, I was very happy to have the courage to participate in a project like this.

The project in which Lee and her teammates received this award was called Team COVID Vaccine Registration. It involved studying how to collect data and report open appointments for those who couldn’t.

According to Lee, the elderly were a large group of people who seemed to have considerable difficulty with the skills needed to sign up for vaccine reservations. Together with the mentor, I tried to collect community-based surveys and report open appointments for older members of the community.

Olivia Yoonseo Lee and her teammates meet with scientific leaders via Zoom.

Each team had two mentors. One was from Dell and the other was from the American Heart Association. The team met with the mentor every Friday afternoon via Zoom.

I’ve worked with great female scientists and started pursuing in-depth research, Lee said. I want to keep pursuing science and never be discouraged.

She continued. One of the frustrating things for me is that I can’t code yet. To implement your design, you need to be aware of factors such as address, time, and location.

Since the task was focused on healthcare, Lee looked back at how her grandmother, who worked as a pharmacist, inspired her.

My grandma said her job would have been pretty easy with the help of computer technology, Lee said.

Lees’ teammates included Diana Nguyen, Ama Sesah, and Sarah Looney. All were in the third year of high school in the town of Massachusetts. There was a selection application process, and members of each team were assigned to the same group based on the field of medical technology.

In the future, Lee wants to be a scientist or science teacher and is very inspired to participate in efforts towards girls’ education.

In an interview last month, Lee hopes he can continue the project and perhaps change his goals. Even if the pandemic situation improves, there are many things that even local high school students like us can help.




The mention sources can contact us to remove/changing this article

What Are The Main Benefits Of Comparing Car Insurance Quotes Online

LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / June 24, 2020, / Compare-autoinsurance.Org has launched a new blog post that presents the main benefits of comparing multiple car insurance quotes. For more info and free online quotes, please visit https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/the-advantages-of-comparing-prices-with-car-insurance-quotes-online/ The modern society has numerous technological advantages. One important advantage is the speed at which information is sent and received. With the help of the internet, the shopping habits of many persons have drastically changed. The car insurance industry hasn't remained untouched by these changes. On the internet, drivers can compare insurance prices and find out which sellers have the best offers. View photos The advantages of comparing online car insurance quotes are the following: Online quotes can be obtained from anywhere and at any time. Unlike physical insurance agencies, websites don't have a specific schedule and they are available at any time. Drivers that have busy working schedules, can compare quotes from anywhere and at any time, even at midnight. Multiple choices. Almost all insurance providers, no matter if they are well-known brands or just local insurers, have an online presence. Online quotes will allow policyholders the chance to discover multiple insurance companies and check their prices. Drivers are no longer required to get quotes from just a few known insurance companies. Also, local and regional insurers can provide lower insurance rates for the same services. Accurate insurance estimates. Online quotes can only be accurate if the customers provide accurate and real info about their car models and driving history. Lying about past driving incidents can make the price estimates to be lower, but when dealing with an insurance company lying to them is useless. Usually, insurance companies will do research about a potential customer before granting him coverage. Online quotes can be sorted easily. Although drivers are recommended to not choose a policy just based on its price, drivers can easily sort quotes by insurance price. Using brokerage websites will allow drivers to get quotes from multiple insurers, thus making the comparison faster and easier. For additional info, money-saving tips, and free car insurance quotes, visit https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/ Compare-autoinsurance.Org is an online provider of life, home, health, and auto insurance quotes. This website is unique because it does not simply stick to one kind of insurance provider, but brings the clients the best deals from many different online insurance carriers. In this way, clients have access to offers from multiple carriers all in one place: this website. On this site, customers have access to quotes for insurance plans from various agencies, such as local or nationwide agencies, brand names insurance companies, etc. "Online quotes can easily help drivers obtain better car insurance deals. All they have to do is to complete an online form with accurate and real info, then compare prices", said Russell Rabichev, Marketing Director of Internet Marketing Company. CONTACT: Company Name: Internet Marketing CompanyPerson for contact Name: Gurgu CPhone Number: (818) 359-3898Email: [email protected]company.BizWebsite: https://compare-autoinsurance.Org/ SOURCE: Compare-autoinsurance.Org View source version on accesswire.Com:https://www.Accesswire.Com/595055/What-Are-The-Main-Benefits-Of-Comparing-Car-Insurance-Quotes-Online View photos


to request, modification Contact us at Here or [email protected]