Brian Runger is a senior at Notre Dame majoring in Economics. He currently serves as the President of Hesburgh’s Heroes, a student club on campus, which supports the work of Andean Health & Development. Brian is the youngest child of Mary and John, who have been active volunteers for Andean Health for several years. He learned about Andean Health & Development on the famous Ecuatrek with many of the other board members.

In his senior year, Brian will be a Resident Assistant in Keough Hall, training for Bengal Bouts in the spring, and running Hesburgh’s Heroes. Go Irish!


Fall 2023 News

In addition to patient care and training, AHD commits some of its resources to research activities. You might be asking yourself, “why would AHD conduct research endeavors in Ecuador when those resources could be used to address the great unmet need for medical care right now?” It’s a fair question that deserves careful consideration.

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