Web based technologies offer promising opportunities to improve health services and lower costs. While here in the US, legal and bureaucratic barriers hold back the spread of “tele-medicine,” in India an exciting experiment aims to take online medicine to the masses. Filmed on location in NY, Chennai and rural Tamil Nadu.
Faculty Sponsor: William B. Eimicke, Columbia University & Michael S. Sparer, Columbia University
Case Writers: Adam Stepan & Ted Smalley Bowen
Research Coordinator: Nora Shannon Johnson
Researchers: Renu Pokharna, Pooja Desai, and Sharmishtha Maheshwari