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Claudia Thomas Riche

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2019

Kristina Saffran and Project HEAL are building a new model of community-based peer support and care for people with eating disorders—while simultaneously working to eliminate the barriers between people with EDs and the full recovery they deserve. Lire la suite
Incarcerated women in the US are particularly unwell and routinely denied access to quality healthcare in a system that was designed “by men, for men”. Through Ostara, Erica Gerrity transforms the experience of health education and prison birth and – in so doing – correctional facilities themselves.... Lire la suite

Nolwenn FEBVRE

Ashoka Fellow since juil 2018


Nolwenn Febvre adresse deux enjeux majeurs au sein des hôpitaux publics : le bien-être du personnel soignant, très sujet à l’épuisement professionnel et la qualité de l’expérience du patient. Les Ptits Doudous rassemble au sein d’un réseau national des équipes de personnels hospitaliers,...

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Dorica is revolutionising the field of care for rare disease patients, transitioning from a rigid system to a collaborative approach. She uses a flat leadership model and creates new roles to navigate it. She is building a world in which all rare diseases patients have equal and free access to...

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Oskar is leveraging the Norwegian healthcare system to attend to currently underprioritized patients with mild and moderate symptoms of the most common mental health disorders. By also developing a web-based platform for experts to create and share treatments, Oskar is building a library of... Lire la suite

Mohammed Dalwai

Ashoka Fellow since juin 2018

Mohammed is democratizing access to medical information and tools so that health care providers across the board are making the best possible decisions for their patients. Lire la suite
Prasanna is building an ecosystem to address the immediate and unmet needs of patients and families with rare diseases. By creating a unified coalition of stakeholders that includes the Public, Private and Citizen Sectors, he is introducing the social, physical and policy infrastructure that is... Lire la suite
Amina Evangelista Swanepoel is dramatically changing the lives of women and youth in the Philippines by confronting the deep-rooted culture of stigma and misinformation surrounding reproductive and sexual health. By implementing an approach that prioritizes empowerment and community wellbeing, Amina... Lire la suite

Anne Basting

Ashoka Fellow since aoû 2017

Anne Basting is transforming the experience of aging and the stigma around dementia and memory loss by empowering older adults and their caregivers with new practices rooted in creative expression and community building. Having demonstrated the impact at the individual level, her sights are now set... Lire la suite