Let's Change Health

Wits Healthcare Innovation aims to spark the ideas that generate the creation of
scalable , patient-centred, technology-driven
solutions to South Africa’s most urgent and challenging healthcare problems.

What We Do

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Network

We are creating a network of diverse people, skills, resources and funders to develop and support bottom-up innovations that lead to scalable solutions to South Africa’s most urgent and challenging health problems.

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Research

We research and develop new strategies and frameworks for healthcare innovation in South Africa.

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Grow

We support and build on existing health innovation initiatives.

 

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Debate

We create platforms for discussion and debate on important health issues.

 

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WHI Student Society

Together with Wits' students, we have started a student-focused arm of WHI, the WHI Student Society (WHISS), to inspire, up-skill and challenge Wits’ students to become part of positive change in healthcare in South Africa.

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Inspire

We aim to inspire a culture of entrepreneurship within the clinical setting and within medical schools.

 

WHAT WE DO

Our Innovation Approach

We passionately focus our efforts in a way that will nurture and scale meaningful, niche ideas.

WHAT WE'VE DONE

Our Projects