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#118 Smart Tech Meets a Smart Dr’s Passion to Solve Blindness with Andrew Bastawrous – Co-Founder & CEO

Data Futurology - Leadership And Strategy in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Science

#1 in our new Innovation and Entrepreneurship Series, Andrew is an Ophthalmologist (Eye Surgeon) and Associate Professor in International Eye Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. He has worked and researched in over twenty countries, including two years living in Kenya, where he led a significant eye disease study and the development and testing of Peek. In this episode, Andrew reveals his own story and how he found out about his poor vision. When Andrew got glasses, his life completely changed. Read this full episode summary on our website: Smart Tech Meets a Smart Dr’s Passion to Solve Blindness with Andrew Bastawrous  – Co-Founder & CEO Enjoy the show! --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/datafuturology/message

40mins

12 Jun 2020

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Monocle 24: The Pioneers

We meet eye surgeon and founder of Peek Vision, Andrew Bastawrous who is a leading force in making eye healthcare available for everyone.

27mins

7 Feb 2020

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Toto Wolff and Andrew Bastawrous

Monocle 24: The Bulletin with UBS

The team principal of six-time double-championship-winning Mercedes-AMG F1 discusses how to build lasting success with the CEO of Peek Vision – another of the inspirational thought leaders supported by UBS through its Global Visionaries programme.

15mins

16 Dec 2019

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A new way to fund health care for the most vulnerable | Andrew Bastawrous

TED Health

In 2011, eye surgeon and TED Fellow Andrew Bastawrous developed a smartphone app that brings quality eye care to remote communities, helping people avoid losing their sight to curable or preventable conditions. Along the way, he noticed a problem: strict funding regulations meant that he could only operate on people with specific diseases, leaving many others without resources for treatment. In this passionate talk, Bastawrous calls for a new health care funding model that's flexible and ambitious -- to deliver better health to everyone, whatever their needs are.

11mins

10 Sep 2018

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Un nouveau modèle de financement pour la santé des plus vulnérables | Andrew Bastawrous

TEDTalks Santé

En 2011, le chirurgien ophthamologue Andrew Bastawrous a developpé une application smartphone apportant des soins oculaires de qualité aux communautés isolées, dans le but de réduire la prévalence de la cécité chez les personnes dont les états sont curables ou évitables. En cours de route, il remarqua un problème : les règlementations financières strictes ne lui permettaient d'opérer que sur certaines maladies, laissant beaucoup d'autres sans ressources. Dans cette passionante conférence, il appelle à un nouveau modèle de financement qui serait fexible et ambitieux : améliorer la santé de tous, quels que soient leurs besoins.

11mins

10 Sep 2018

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Una nueva forma de financiar la atención médica para los más vulnerables | Andrew Bastawrous

TEDTalks Salud

En 2011 el cirujano ocular Andrew Bastawrous desarrolló una aplicación de teléfono inteligente que brinda atención oftalmológica de calidad a comunidades remotas, ayudando a las personas a evitar perder la vista en condiciones curables o prevenibles. En el camino, notó un problema: las estrictas regulaciones de financiación significaban que solo podía operar a personas con enfermedades específicas, dejando a muchas otras sin recursos para el tratamiento. En esta charla apasionada, Bastawrous llama a un nuevo modelo de financiación de la atención médica que sea flexible y ambicioso: para brindar una mejor salud a todos, sean cuales sean sus necesidades

11mins

10 Sep 2018

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의료소외층을 위한 기금조성의 새로운 방향 | 앤드류 바스터로스 (Andrew Bastawrous)

TEDTalks 건강

2011년, 안과 의사 앤드류 바스터로스(Andrew Bastawrous)는 예방과 치료가 가능한 질병으로 시력을 잃는 사람들이 없도록, 어디에서나 양질의 안과 진료가 가능한 스마트폰 앱을 개발합니다. 그 과정에서, 엄격한 규정에 따라 특정 질병에만 사용할 수 있어, 그 외의 질병은 방치할 수 밖에 없는 기금운용의 문제점을 발견하게 됩니다. 그는 이 열정적인 강연을 통해, 누구에게나 보다 나은 의료 혜택을 제공할 수 있는, 유연하고 야심찬 기금조성의 새로운 방향을 제시합니다.

11mins

10 Sep 2018

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Uma nova maneira de financiar a assistência médica para os mais vulneráveis | Andrew Bastawrous

TEDTalks Saúde

Em 2011, o cirurgião oftalmologista Andrew Bastawrous desenvolveu um aplicativo de smartphone que presta assistência oftalmológica de qualidade a comunidades distantes, ajudando as pessoas a evitar a perda da visão devido a doenças curáveis ou evitáveis. Em sua jornada, constatou um problema: os regulamentos rígidos de financiamento permitiam-lhe apenas operar pessoas com doenças específicas e deixavam muitas outras sem recursos para o tratamento. Nesta palestra emocionante, Bastawrous expressa a necessidade de um novo modelo de financiamento da assistência médica, que seja flexível e ambicioso, para prestar melhor assistência a todos, independentemente de suas necessidades.

11mins

10 Sep 2018

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Andrew Bastawrous, Bristol blind running club

In Touch

Andrew Bastawrous CEO Peek, which is a social enterprise providing technology and support to healthcare providers, which will help them screen people for eye disease. He is currently doing this work in Africa as part of a campaign called Clearly, which aims to find global solutions to improve vision correction.Tom Walker reports from a running club in Bristol which encourages blind and visually-impaired people to run with a guide.

18mins

9 May 2017