Africa Table - Building Better Sustainable Health Systems in Africa

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

12:00 pm

Encina Hall West, Room 219 Map

Sponsored by:
Program on Social Entrepreneurship

Join the Center for African Studies for our weekly lunchtime lecture series.

Speaker: Christopher Ategeka, Founder, Health Access Corps; Social Entrepreneur in Residence, Stanford's Center on Democracy, Development, and the Rule of Law

Chris is an award-winning social entrepreneur, an engineer, and an inventor at heart. He holds one patent for the early detection and monitoring of infectious and chronic diseases using nano-technology.

Before that he founded Health Access Corps (formerly Rides for Lives), an on-demand rural healthcare delivery service. He has been featured in major media publications that include BBC, Yahoo, and NPR. Chris holds a Bachelor's and Master's of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley. Read more.

When:
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where:
Encina Hall West, Room 219 Map
Admission:

Open to the public. Lunch will be served.

Tags:

Lecture / Reading International Humanities Health / Wellness Public Service 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
650-497-7688, africanstudies@stanford.edu
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