Tag Archives: global health

Welcome to the 2015 SEAD Innovators!

The Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD), of which CASE is a partner, is proud to announce the 2015 cohort of innovators. These eight innovators now bring the SEAD network to 25 innovators in East Africa, India, and Latin America. From …

Students Innovate on Ebola

Recently, CASE – along with partners from SEAD, Duke I&E, DGHI, IPIHD, DIHI, & Sanford – launched a challenge to bring together interdisciplinary teams of students and expert judges around a critical real world problem: Ebola. 2014 has brought on the largest …

Ending Needless Blindness in Mexico

This post was written by second year MBA student Tim Morilla. During this summer Tim interned at salaUno, an eye care clinic in Mexico that seeks to offer high quality eye care service at affordable prices. Tim’s internship was supported …

Developing Operation Models to Increase Physician Access in Rural India

This post was written by second year Duke MBA student, Cristina Arellano. Cristina spent this past summer in India interning with SughaVazhvu – one of the current Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD) innovators. Cristina’s internship was made possible with the support of CASE’s Summer …

Innovation and Health Care for Kenyan Women

There are more than 250,000 pregnancy-related deaths each year in sub-saharan Africa. Yet, more than 50% of pregnant women in Kenya don’t deliver in a healthcare facility. Jacaranda Health – a chain of innovative reproductive health clinics in Kenya and part of …

2014 CASE Award Goes to Living Goods

CASE is excited to announce the 2014 winner of the CASE Award for Enterprising Social Innovation (ESI), Living Goods! Living Goods is a fantastic social venture that empowers the poor through networks of ‘Avon-like’ micro-entrepreneurs who go door-to-door teaching families …

SEAD Symposium Innovator Highlights – Round 1

This article was originally posted on the SEAD website. Click here to view the original post.  We are closing in on the Duke Symposium on Scaling Innovations in Global Health! The office is bustling as we begin our final push …

Announcing our 2014 SEAD Cohort!

This article was originally posted on the Social Entrepreneurship Accelerator at Duke (SEAD) website. We all know that the U.S. spends far too much on healthcare.  17% of GDP?  Individual hospital bills for thousands of dollars?  But is any health …