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World Congress Announces Affordable Innovations in Health Exhibit and Awards 2010 at 7th Annual World Health Care Congress, Calls for Submissions from Organizations Striving to Improve Global Health Care

WASHINGTON, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Congress today announced it will host its "2nd Annual World Congress Affordable Innovations in Health Exhibit and Awards" program this April, in conjunction  with the 7th Annual World Health Care Congress. The exhibit features forward-thinking technologies, programs and initiatives that can provide sustainable and scalable health solutions, often to underserved populations and to give organizations  an opportunity to share their initiatives before an international audience of health care leaders and entrepreneurs.

The exhibit will promote innovations that seek to meet demands for low-cost, high-quality health care through a bottom-up understanding of unmet health needs. Successful innovations will display a culture of continuous, incremental improvement of existing services to meet needs better. Presenters are invited to bring a visually-compelling poster that explains their program in addition to any physical examples of technologies they have developed.

A judging  process will select the top submissions for awards. The award winners will be granted the opportunity to make a presentation to the World Health Care Congress.

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Submissions are invited from these four broad categories

  • Hospitals and health delivery
  • Public and population health
  • Health System, product and service financing
  • Health care research

As a global initiative, the exhibit will complement the International Health Summit at the World Health Care Congress, which includes speakers who are dedicated to  developing affordable and sustainable models of improving health care on a global scale. The World Health Care Congress attracts delegations from more than 45 countries.  International speakers include: Muhammad Yunus, Founder and Managing Director, Grameen Bank and  Grameen Health (Bangladesh) -- (Winner of the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize); Clayton M. Christensen, Robert and Jane Cizik Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School; Victor Dzau, MD, President and Chief Executive Officer, Duke University Medical Center and Health System; Dr. M.  Srinivasan, Chief Medical  Officer and Director,  Aravind Eye Hospital; Joel Selanikio, MD, Director,

Presenters will have the opportunity to discuss their accomplishments and build relationships with a vast range of attendees including over 2,000 CEOs, senior executives and government officials from the largest employers, hospitals, health systems, health plans, pharmaceutical and  biotech  companies, institutional funders, and leading government agencies in the United States.

About the Affordable Innovations in Health Exhibit and Awards program

Produced in collaboration with global health care conference leader World Congress, the Innovations in Health Exhibit and Awards program showcases organizations and individuals who are developing innovative, affordable and scalable solutions to improving health care, especially for underserved populations. For more information, contact Patrick Golden, program director, at or 781-939-2511.

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