- Dec 11, 2017
NEST 360° at the 100 & Change Finals
The NEST360° team is committed to scaling NEST across Africa to save 500,000 newborn lives every year. There has never been a better time...
- Dec 4, 2017
NEST360º’s low-cost jaundice detector passes first test in Africa
The first clinical study of a low-cost, hand-held jaundice detector invented by Rice University students couldn’t have come at a better...
- Sep 19, 2017
NEST360° is finalist for $100 million MacArthur grant
NEST360°, a visionary 10-year effort to save the lives of 500,000 African babies per year, is a finalist for the MacArthur Foundation’s...
- Jul 7, 2017
A Houston Scientist’s African Challenge
Originally from: https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-houston-doctors-african-challenge-1498238900 Twelve years ago, Rebecca Richards-Kortum...
- Jun 8, 2017
Focus on Africa Podcast: How Malawi is successfully reducing childhood deaths
Listen here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p055bg9k Picture: Candid photo of twin toddlers. Credit: Getty images Local technology helps...
- Jun 5, 2017
Business of Giving Podcast: Dr. Rebecca Richards-Kortum, The Founder of the 360 Degree Institute for
Listen at: https://soundcloud.com/business-of-giving
- May 25, 2017
Hope for the Missing Link
From: https://www.macfound.org/press/semifinalist-perspectives/hope-missing-link/ Every day I go to work and am faced with tiny babies in...
- May 12, 2017
Richards-Kortum: We can help more children be able to celebrate Mother's Day
From: http://www.houstonchronicle.com When Emily Johnson walked across the stage Friday at Rice University's commencement, her mom Mary's...
- Apr 27, 2017
Broken in the Warm Heart of Africa
From: https://www.macfound.org/press/semifinalist-perspectives/broken-warm-heart-africa/ My hardest months were spent watching my newborn...
- Apr 27, 2017
One of These World-Changing Ideas Is About To Be Worth $100 Million
Full article from: https://thebossmagazine.com/macarthur-foundation-100-million/ 360˚ Institute for Global Health The 360˚ Institute for...