Rewarding #innov8aid: Lessons from the Healthcare Innovation Award

A nurse using ZiDi, a mobile application offering real-time access to health data as a way to improve diagnosis and treatment of common diseases that afflict women and children. Photo by: GSK

MicroClinic Technologies is on a roll.

The Kenyan company made the short list of the 2014 Financial Times-International Finance Corp. Transformational Business Awards for ZiDi, a mobile application offering real-time access to health data as a way to improve diagnosis and treatment of common diseases that afflict women and children. It’s just one in a string of recognitions MicroClinic Technologies has received since winning one of the prizes under the first Healthcare Innovation Award in November 2013.

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    Ma. Eliza Villarino

    Currently based in New York City, Eliza is a veteran journalist focused on covering the most pressing issues and latest innovations in global health, humanitarian aid, sustainability and development. A member of Mensa, Eliza has earned a master's degree in public affairs and bachelor's degree in political science from the University of the Philippines.