Claudia Epelman

Ashoka Fellow
Brazil
Fellow Since 2000
TUCCA- Associação para crianças e adolescentes com tumor ceb
This description of Claudia Epelman's work was prepared when Claudia Epelman was elected to the Ashoka Fellowship in 2000.
Introduction
Claudia Epelman is using a citizen-based approach to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of children and adolescents who have brain tumors. Dissatisfied with Brazil's current methods, Claudia is directing human, technical, and financial resources at health institutions and caregivers to improve the quality and accessibility of services for young cancer patients.
The New Idea
The Problem
The Strategy
The Person

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