Updated Jan 16, 2018

Mobile health solutions for breast cancer case-finding, referral, and navigation in rural Bangladesh.

http://www.womenscollegehospital.ca/

We will develop and test novel mobile phone tools for female Community Health Workers (CHWs) to case-find, refer, and encourage women to attend our breast centre.
How does your innovation work?
In rural Bangladesh, most women do not seek care for breast cancer until it is too late. We will develop and test novel mobile phone tools for female Community Health Workers (CHWs) to encourage wo...
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We will develop and test novel mobile phone tools for female Community Health Workers (CHWs) to case-find, refer, and encourage women to attend our breast centre.
How does your innovation work?
In rural Bangladesh, most women do not seek care for breast cancer until it is too late. We will develop and test novel mobile phone tools for female Community Health Workers (CHWs) to encourage women to attend our centre; CHWs will learn new marketable skills which will make the system sustainable.
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Stage 2: Research & Development

Registered in Canadain Canada

Focus Areas:

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Implemented In:

Bangladesh

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Milestone

Jan 2012
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Created
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New Country Implemented In
Bangladesh