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Innovating for Underserved Communities Pays

September 24, 2014

“There are a lot of myths in the market today,” says Unity Stoakes, co-founder of StartUp Health, a leading global entrepreneurship program for health and wellness innovators. One of those myths is that there aren’t viable business models for designing products or services for underserved or vulnerable communities. As a result, the patients and the providers needing the most support are bypassed or avoided. StartUp Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)...