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Senior Entrepreneur, Ashoka.

Al Hammond's presentation from the 2009 Take Action! Impact Investing Conference in San Francisco.

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  • The Future of HealthcareDr. Allen HammondSenior Entrepreneur, Ashoka & CEO, Healthpoint Services GlobalTake Action/Impact Investing ConferenceOctober 6, 2009
  • Problem: Preventing Illness, Promoting Wellbeing Malnutrition Lack of Access to Clean Water http://www.scienceclarified.com/images/uesc_06_img0351.jpg http://doctorswithoutborders.org/news/article.cfm?id=3108& cat=field-news&ref=tag-index http://www.unicef.org.nz/store/i mages/05-0491-big.jpg http://www.gnome.org/~federico/ne ws-2006-10.html Lack of Family Planning Services
  • Solution: Preventive CommoditiesAccess to Clean Water Nutritional Supplements search.cgi?tag=Inspired%20gifts&blog_id=1 http://fieldnotes.unicefusa.org/mt/mt- http://www.facsimilemagazine.com /2009/02/index.html Condoms, etc. Campaign-at-Risk-Faces-Fresh-HIV-Epidemic-41674-1.htm http://www.medindia.net/news/Cambodias-Condom- http://www.popcouncil.org/microbicides/ClinicalStudies.h tml
  • Problem: Shortage of Rural Doctorshttp://blog.physiciansforpeace.org/blog/volunteer-connection http://docfitzgerald.blogspot.com/ http://encarta.msn.com/media_461547272/health_clinic_in_rural_i ndia.html http://www.kayavolunteer.com/projects/Work-in-Hospitals-and-Rural-Clinics-in-India.html
  • Solution 1: Rural Connectivity –Mobile Telephony and Broadband WiMAX deployment in Africa http://www.panoramio.com/photo/163172
  • Solution 2: Telemedicine -- bringing a doctor to your doorstep http://webexvsyugma.files.wordpress.com/2009/02/telemedicine.j pg http://www.textually.org/ Flickr/ phat_controller
  • Problem: Lack of Accurate Diagnosisand Affordable Treatment Flickr / World bank photo collection Flickr/ www.cliche-bf.fr http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/photo139166.htm
  • Solution 1: IT-based Diagnostics http://www.geek.com/
  • Solution 2: Diagnostic Strip Tests http://ifp.co.in/photoby.php?photographer id=7http://bhatbiotech.com/rapid.html http://www.diamed.com/
  • Solution 3: Labs-on-a-Chip in the Pipeline http://www.clarosdx.com/technology.php http://www3.niaid.nih.gov / http://www.devicelink.com/ http://www.sait.samsung.co.kr/ http://medgadget.com/ PHOTO: Andres W. Martinez
  • Solution 4: Low cost generics & telepharmacy http://whiteblouse.wordpress.com/2008/11/25/fake- medicines-flood-cambodian-market/ http://healthnews.nchealthplans.com/ Flickr/ Foraggio FotographicFlickr/ bakerin
  • The Future is Now: Healthpoint Services in partnership with Ashoka and Naandi Foundation
  • The Future is Now: Affordable CareInfectious DiseasesMalaria Rapid Card Test – Maleriscan 100 rupees / $2.00Syphilis Rapid Slide Test – Syphistat 25 rupees / $0.50Hepatitis Rapid Card Test – Hepascan 50 rupees / $1.00Chronic DiseasesDiabetes Liquid Stable Reagents – Glucose 20 rupees / $0.35Liver Disease Liquid Stable Reagents – Bilirubin 40 rupees / $0.85Anemia Haemoglobin 10 rupees / $0.20TelemedicineMD consultations Real-time face-to-face video 50 rupees / $1.00PreventionClean Water Reverse Osmosis + uv / 20 liters/day 2.5 rupees / $0.05
  • Questions? Contact ahammond@ashoka.org al.hammond@gmail.com Ashoka: Innovators for the Public 1700 North Moore Street Suite 2000 Arlington, VA 22209 USA