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Amgen Foundation and Ashoka's Changemakers Announce Finalists in Patients | Choices | Empowerment Competition
Date:11/17/2010

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  • Visitors to Changemakers.com can vote for the three best solutions from a slate of finalist entries that emerged as the most promising collaborative solutions for empowering patients at every stage of health care and treatment.

    "Ashoka's mission in creating an 'everyone a changemaker' world has been uniquely applied through the global competition platform of Changemakers.com.  The Patients | Choices | Empowerment competition unearthed solutions within the patient empowerment sphere across the globe and demonstrated that it is a critical issue being addressed in innovative ways in all corners of the world," said Diana Wells, president of Ashoka. "The judges had their work cut out for them, now the communities from which these innovations spring will have the opportunity to voice their opinion to determine the top 3 out of 277."  

    Following the Changemaker competition, selected entries may be invited to submit proposals to the Amgen Foundation for fu
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