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April 8, 2005

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HHH StoryTech HEALTH

Areas Represented

Education consulting
health Informatics professor
Policy makers

Technology

Vaccines
Wireless / Laptops
For education and cetification of local health care workers
For assessment and diagnosis
A distributed medical assessment, sensing, monitoring, health management information system.
Storytelling
Vending Machines

Barriers

Infrastructure
Belief Systems / Attitudes / Conflict
Money
Governance / Control
Vaccine development

Overcome Barriers
increase buy in, adoption and availability by using gains realized in preventing full onset of medical conditions

Established a Vision
Engaged key constituencies
Anonymity through design
Collaborate
Be inclusive
Developed local innovations to fund some local work, e.g. water purification
Joint partnerships and federated approaches between government and organizations.

Training of everyone in the initial organizing groups into the thechnologies and in turn they train another group of people and so on especially at the local level

Thanks to Susan Goette for faciliating and transcribing notes.

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