Conducted a clinical site visit at holy innocent children’s hospital in Uganda and identified a challenge of difficult in locating vein among sick children admitted into the hospital. Then went ahead and build a rapid prototype that could help doctors visualize veins. 22
2020 Winners – Awarded a grant by Vilgro Africa to facilitate clinical testing and trials of our device : March 2020.
Villgro Africa contributes to the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals by investing in innovations with the potential for scalable and sustainable business models and by offering technical assistance to entrepreneurs. Our Advisory services offer clients looking to advance healthcare solutions in the region access to networks, market entry support, go to market strategies, research, M&E for funding agencies & translational research.Read More
Winners NIISP Grant – Award winners of a grant Uganda under the National ICT Initiatives Support Program
Ministry of ICT and National Guidance through its NIISP program held the second cohort of innovation Awards at the Ministry headquarters on 26 June 2019 where 60 winning innovators were given grants up to a total of 100 million UGX (Approx 27,000 USD) per innovator to mature their products, build enterprises and penetrate the market.Read More
The CAMTech Accelerator Program (CAP) is an initiative on the CAMTech Innovation Platform (CIP) that provides CIP users with robust support for early-stage global health technologies focused on improving health outcomes in low- and middle-income countries. In addition to the existing expertise and resources provided through the CIP, each selected team will receive the following additional support to accelerate the path to commercializationRead More
The competition is open to individuals and organizations taking physical products to market that will have a social impact. Whether you are selling your product directly to customers or employing a service-model to drive accessibility, we want to hear about your idea. Applicants should have an existing prototype and be interested in receiving financing, technical support and access to industry networks to assist in taking their product to market. To understand what types of hardware innovations we are looking for explore past winners. Be sure to check out our resources page where we have great information and insights that can help you get your hardware to market.Read More
The 3rd Annual CAMTech Uganda Medtech Hack-a-thon brought together over 200 participants and mentors from more than 30 universities and organizations from across Africa, North America and Asia for a weekend of ideation, innovation and co-creation.Read More