Peter Durand

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Thinking About Global HealthTech

In Health, Innovation, Journal, Sustainability on March 9, 2009 at 3:01 pm
Modern Pharmacy in Liberia

Modern Pharmacy in Liberia. Photo by Erik Hersman

Thinking about the people I’ve run across (mostly thanks to Pop!Tech) who are applying design and technology to global health. Wondering how to be part of the solution.

“All experts agreee that earlier diagnosis and treatment are the only effective ways to combat this [AIDS] epidemic. A key to this is how do you deliver information – which is what a diagnosis is – at the lowest possible cost.” – George Whitesides, Founder Diagnostics for All

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