Healthcare in Africa and in many traditionally underserved regions around the world is gradually changing. From more effective community mobilization strategies to mobile health technologies, innovation is on the rise and individuals are addressing very important healthcare concerns that affect very different populations. In these TEDx talks, healthcare leaders on the continent and in the Diaspora give some insight into their work, and how we can all effect healthcare delivery practices among populations who?need them the most.
Bringing world-class healthcare to the poorest
It is interesting that in the United States, the most significant budget is healthcare, whether it is private or public. In Africa where it is a major killer, it is totally ignored. We must do something about it. The health status of a nation parallels development of that nation.
Cherry Blossom – Indomitable in the Aftermath
Leveraging ?mobile devices to improve healthcare
The most innovative thing you have to do is to keep things simple; sometimes the most simple things in life make the greatest impact.
Empowerment through Wellness
My story for vaccines
Vaccines have been available for meningitis for decades. But it’s one thing to have a vaccine; it’s another thing entirely to get the vaccines to those that really need them.
Grassroots creativity on Idjwi Island
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