SANOFI IN AFRICA

Sanofi accelerating innovation in Africa

  

CHALLENGE 1 :

How to diagnose earlier non communicable diseases?

 In Africa non communicable diseases are one of the main growing health concerns, finding and treating people at early stage with new technologies can improve quality of life and even save lives.

Expected solution & Scope Challenge 1 :

  • We are looking for non invasive, affordable, easy to use and scalable solution to diagnose non communicable diseases and trigger the next best action for people diagnosed and healthcare providers.

 

  • Focus on non communicable disease such as: diabetes, cardiovascular disease, oncology…. We are looking for affordable and easy to use solution from African startups with at least a proof of concept with positive results in one Africa country.

  

CHALLENGE 2 :

How Telemedicine can improve healthcare access in Africa?

 Africa witnesses significant evolution in telecommunication. Development of telemedicine integrating mobile payment solution, can provide better health support for people who need it via overcoming challenges of distance, time and lack of resources.

Expected solution & Scope Challenge 2 :

  • We are looking for telemedicine solution integrating mobile payment technologies, to facilitate care coordination and improve healthcare access in Africa for people with complex health condition & in need for frequent healthcare interactions.

 

  • Focus on non communicable disease such as: diabetes, cardiovascular disease, oncology…. We are looking for affordable and easy to use solution from African startups with at least a proof of concept with positive results in one Africa country.

  

CHALLENGE 3 :

How to improve education of healthcare professionals in chronic disease management in Africa ?

Improve healthcare professionals understanding of latest medical and clinical information (as well as advanced therapies) around chronic diseases so that they can better support Africans along their health journey.

Expected solution & Scope Challenge 3 :

  • Leverage technology to design a solution, multi-device and multi-channel, for healthcare professionals in Africa, that allows them to:

        - Stay informed about latest and breakthrough medical innovations

        - Access to continuous medical learnings, easily and in a more impactful manner

        - Provide tools & methodology for earlier diagnosis and risk assessments

        - Share & Learn with peers and experts

        -Access to personalized resources adapted to his/her patients

 

How technology can help to display dynamically adapted content, based on algorithms, while remaining scientifically validated and compliant with regulation?

 

  • Focus on non communicable disease such as: diabetes, cardiovascular disease, oncology…. We are looking for affordable and easy to use solution from African startups with at least a proof of concept with positive results in one Africa country.