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

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