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Medical Devices and Health Technologies

We develop and advance high-impact, innovative medical devices and technologies to improve the health of families living in low-resource communities. Our end-to-end product development process mobilizes multisector partnerships to accelerate access to sustainable health products and solutions.

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52 Articles
52 Articles
  1. Daniel Myers, a PATH product development engineer in SEattle, models the face shield design being fabricated in the seattle product development shop. Photo: PATH.
    April 9, 2020

    PATH Seattle shop fabricates face shields for COVID-19 response

    Engineers test designs that use inexpensive, locally available materials.

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    December 12, 2019

    Five years later: The Global Health Innovation Accelerator

    The Global Health Innovation Accelerator (GHIA) transforms good ideas into new health products and services that address the health needs of resource-limited settings.

  3. Vaccine delivery technologies, including Soloshot syringes, vaccine vial monitors (VVMs), and a refrigerator monitoring device, among others. Photo: PATH/Patrick McKern
    September 9, 2019

    How government investments catalyze innovation: A case study from maternal and child health

    PATH’s HealthTech program, a 25-year partnership with USAID, exemplifies how government investment in research and development can accelerate innovation and produce scalable health solutions in low- and middle-income countries.

  4. Lab worker Patrick Kakembo looks into a microscope in the lab.
    August 28, 2019

    Why embracing constraints leads to better health solutions

    How do we overcome the hurdles that keep life-saving products from those who need them most?

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    August 22, 2019

    Meet the health workers who will co-create solutions for vaccine delivery

    Frontline immunization workers play a critical role in improving vaccine access and equity. A new initiative aims to leverage their firsthand experience to co-create innovative delivery solutions.

  6. Phiona Nakabuye (left), a village health worker trained by PATH's Sayana® Press pilot program, with Carol Nabisere (right), age 18, who chose to receive Sayana® Press after being counseled in the various forms of contraception. Uganda. PATH/Will Boase.
    May 29, 2019

    Three shocking inequities in women’s health—and what we’re doing to change them

    Advances in medicine are improving women’s health worldwide, but the inequities between different countries, communities, and peoples remains outrageous and immoral. Learn how PATH is closing the gaps.

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