EpiTent Limited listed on the WHO compendium of innovative health technologies, 2016- 2017
The Makerere University ResilientAfrica Network (RAN) Lab’s EpiTent Limited has been listed among the World Health Organization (WHO) compendium of innovative health technologies for low-resource settings, 2016- 2017. The Compendium contains information about novel advancements that offer a new solution to address unmet health needs. It celebrates the work of those who create inexpensive tools that can be used effectively even in challenging care delivery environments.
Contained in the compendium are summaries of innovative technologies that range from cleverly designed basic supplies to sophisticated technologies that have been re-imagined for the developing world. EpiTent is listed on Page 67.
Commenting on the good news, Harriet Adong, RAN’s Communication Manager said “ We thank EpiTent under the Leadership of Grace Nakibaala, Chief Executive Officer for all the efforts towards the successful implementation of the activities under this initiative. We are looking forward to even greater achievements.”
Details about EpiTent Limited are shared on http://www.epitent.co.ug/
Please click the links below to
1. Visit the WHO Compendium Website: http://www.who.int/medical_devices/publications/compendium_2016_2017/en/
2. Download the Publication http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/274893/9789241514699-eng.pdf?ua=1