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Innovations in health care policies and programs



A Clear View of Social Improvement: Nazava Water Filters

Liesolette Heederick tells us about Nazava Water Filters, winner of Tech Awards 2013 in the Health category for its innovative solution to lack of clean water accessibility in Indonesia.

Featuring Lieselotte Heederik | Oct. 22, 2014 | 33 minutes


Using Social Media for Social Good

Stanford business professor Jennifer Aaker discusses how social media can do more than just provide entertainment—it can also prolong or save lives.

Featuring Jennifer Aaker | Nov. 27, 2012 | 14 minutes

Technology & Design

Mobile Technology for Healthcare

Eric Dishman, director of health innovation at Intel, asserts that mobile technologies can create sustainable healthcare for all.

Featuring Eric Dishman | Nov. 15, 2012 | 21 minutes


Health Innovation Challenges in India and Africa: Panel Discussion

Michele Barry, Director of Global Health Programs in Medicine at Stanford leads a distinguished group of global health professionals who have created innovative programs to benefit their respective countries’ health services.

Featuring 2011 GSB Healthcare Summit | Sep. 27, 2012 | 80 minutes


Technology in Healthcare Delivery Redesign (3)

Using simulation and systems engineering to improve outcomes and address the ballooning cost of healthcare.

Featuring John Evans | Sep. 17, 2012 | 23 minutes


Technology in Healthcare Delivery Redesign (2)

Using workflow automation and tracking solutions to address the needs of the acute care hospital marketplace.

Featuring Jay Deady | Sep. 17, 2012 | 20 minutes


Promoting Health Through Weight Loss

Harvard business professor Leslie John reports on studies providing financial and social incentives to get people to lose weight.

Featuring Leslie John | Jul. 31, 2012 | 33 minutes

Technology & Design

Solar Power in a Suitcase

In this audio interview, Sheela Sethuraman talks with Laura Stachel and Hal Aronson, co-founders of WE CARE Solar, about their effort to combat this issue worldwide. WE CARE stands for Women’s Emergency Communication and Reliable Electricity.

Featuring Laura Stachel & Hal Aronson | Apr. 18, 2012 | 35 minutes


Medical Device Innovation: Panel Discussion

Focusing on unmet needs, healthcare entrepreneurs provide their in-the-trenches perspectives on advancing medical technologies. Working to extend and enhance lives.

Featuring Global Health Speaker Series panel | Feb. 14, 2012 | 78 minutes
John Capek Executive Vice President, Medical Devices


GSB 2011 Healthcare Summit: Future of the Healthcare Sector

John Capek talks about ways we can improve the potential success for technologies in order to improve the delivery of healthcare over the next decade.

Featuring John Capek | Jan. 9, 2012 | 21 minutes