Ben Karp is a Master of Public Health student at the University of Edinburgh. His research currently focuses on comparative analysis of practices in major global health foundations. Ben holds a B.S. in Marketing and Multinational Business from Florida State University. Before studying in Edinburgh, he worked as Project Manager for the Prader Willi Syndrome Association (USA) and as Field Coordinator for All Hands & Hearts - Smart Response. He has led several development projects focused on addressing the immediate and long term needs of developing communities impacted by natural disaster.