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Innovations in health care policies and programs

 

Health

Transforming Healthcare

Connecting information, applications, data, and people—a report from the Stanford 2013 Healthcare Innovation Summit.

By Stacey Paris McCutcheon | May. 10, 2013
 
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Human Rights

A Study in Risk and Restraint

Lessons for entrepreneurs abound in the new biography on Molly Melching’s work.

By Courtney E. Martin | Apr. 30, 2013
 

Health

Delivery Starts with Women

We can improve healthcare outcomes by reducing gender inequality.

 

Measuring Social Impact

A New Approach to India’s Water Sanitation Crisis: Part 2

A two-part series on using systems mapping to predict a city’s capacity for adopting change.

By Urvashi Prasad & Semonti Basu | 1 | Mar. 29, 2013
 

Measuring Social Impact

A New Approach to India’s Water Sanitation Crisis: Part 1

A two-part series on using systems mapping to predict a city’s capacity for adopting change.

By Urvashi Prasad & Semonti Basu | 4 | Mar. 29, 2013
 

Technology & Design

Second Life’s Second Life for Social Innovation

Researchers explore the effects of virtual embodiment among people with Parkinson’s disease.

By Jody Turner & Donna Davis | Mar. 25, 2013
 
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Energy

Securing Our Energy Future

A cleaner, more decentralized energy system will provide a healthier and more secure future.

By Joseph Zammit-Lucia | 1 | Mar. 1, 2013
 

Health

Scaling Mobile Health Solutions the Hard Way

Part of a special series on scaling mobile health initiatives.

By Chuck Slaughter | 1 | Feb. 20, 2013
 

Health

Scale Can Happen: The MOTECH Experience

Part of a special series on scaling mobile health initiatives.

By Tim Wood | Feb. 20, 2013
 

Health

To Reach Scale, You Need to Build Trust

Part of a special series on scaling mobile health initiatives.

By Alice Lin Fabiano | 1 | Feb. 20, 2013