And it’s indeed a pleasure for me to welcome to the show one of the six finalists of the MacArthur Foundation’s 100&Change competition. He is Dr. Sanjeev Arora, the Director and Founder of Project ECHO — ECHO standing for Extension for Community Health Outcomes.
Population Services International (PSI) is a global nonprofit organization focused on the encouragement of healthy behavior and affordability of health products. It was founded in 1970, and as it commemorates its 50th year, it’s a pleasure to have with us Karl Hofmann, the President and CEO of Population Services International.
It can be exceptionally difficult to navigate the maze of social services in New York City. You go to one place for healthcare, another for free legal advice, and still another if you are seeking mental health counseling. But what if all of these and many more services and programs were available to young people all under one roof? What would the impact of that be on their lives? We’re going to find out from my next guest. He is Eric Weingartner, the Chief Executive Officer of The Door and University Settlement.