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World Prematurity Day 2017

VIA Global Health is committed to reducing mortality rates worldwide from preterm birth. According to the World Health Organization 15 million babies are born preterm every year and  more than 1 million of these babies will die before the age of five.  An estimated ¾ of the these deaths are preventable, as illustrated by the contrast between survival rates around the world.  [source] VIA Global Health works with innovators and more than 200 distribution partners in emerging markets to provide affordable [...]

VIA Global Health Attends SOCAP17

CEO Noah Perin was invited by Social Capital Markets to attend the SOCAP17 social impact sessions from October 10-13th in San Francisco, California.  SOCAP17 is an annual flagship event which convenes thousands of impact investors, world-class entrepreneurs, and innovative cross-sector practitioners dedicated to increasing the flow of capital toward social good, and VIA is proud to be amongst those that are dedicated to doing well by doing good in the world.  If you'd like to connect during or following the conference please reach out to [...]

VIA a Keynote Speaker at SAMED’s Annual Summit

VIA's VP of Global Business Development was one of the keynote speakers at SAMED's 'Advancing Quality in Healthcare’ summit in Johannesburg, South Africa on August 23rd. Brian led a conversation alongside other industry leaders regarding regulatory process and reform throughout Africa, and his presentation focused on the increased investment in Africa, and how those attending the event can better prepare for this inflow of investment.  If you’d like to watch the recorded version of the presentation, please click here [...]

VIA Awarded the Export Achievement Certificate by Rep. Pramila Jayapal & US Commerce Department

VIA Awarded the Export Achievement Certificate by Rep. Pramila Jayapal & US Commerce Department Just this week VIA was awarded a prestigious Export Achievement Certificate from the US Commerce Department.  The award was presented to VIA CEO Noah Perin by Rep. Pramila Jayapal for being a leader in the export of US products into emerging markets throughout Africa and South Asia, providing better access to health equipment most critical in the regions. To read the full press release from Rep. Jayapal’s [...]

VIA welcomes Sales Manager, Reza Garda, to South Africa team

VIA has added a seasoned Sales Manager to help lead the team based in South Africa, working throughout the SADC region.  Reza joined the VIA Global Health team in June 2017 after previously working in the IT sales industry for 13 years. His primary focus has been sales, with a strong concentration on business development and relationship building in a highly technical field. His passion for broadening his knowledge has led him to VIA Global Health, where he currently leads customer [...]

new medical products now available in africa and india

Hundreds of New Products From Gradian, Corning, Pyrex, Falcon and TYM Now Available.

VIA Global Health is excited to offer new products from Gradian, Corning, Pyrex, Falcon and TYM. The Gradian Universal Anaesthesia Machine (UAM) is the only CE-certified anaesthesia machine that can function without electricity and medical oxygen. The UAM operates with or without electricity and compressed gas. The integrated oxygen concentrator produces up to 10 liters per minute of 95% oxygen. If power is lost and no other source of oxygen is available, the UAM automatically converts to draw-over mode, using room air as the carrier gas. The electric ventilator [...]

VIA mentioned on WHO and Health Innovators Podcast.

Geneva Geeks shout out to @ViaGlobalHealth for their work creating the "amazon" for health tech! https://t.co/gGf2tbFoyg — U.S. Mission Geneva (@usmissiongeneva) June 8, 2017 We recommend listening to the entire segment featuring two friends of VIA Global Health and emerging stars in the global health community, Jocelyn Brown inventor of the Pumani bCPAP and Vinesh Kapil from USAID's Saving Lives at Birth initiative. Here is a transcript of the section beginning at 22:55. Host: Who has been inspiring you this year? Who has [...]

Visit the VIA booth next week at Africa Health Exhibit from June 7th to the 9th

VIA will once again be exhibiting at Africa Health Exhibit, Africa’s largest health and medical trade show, with an expected attendance of over 9,000 from the global health community.  The attendees will range from medical distributors, medical providers, NGOs, government health from throughout the continent.  In addition, some of the most innovative health technology suppliers and manufacturers from throughout the world will be featuring products at their booths, and VIA Global Health will be leading among them. You can find [...]

New Africa Headquarters and in-Country Hires.  

VIA Global Health announced today the opening of regional headquarters office in Johannesburg, South Africa and the hiring of 8 new representatives working across Southern Africa and South Asia. Vice President of Global Business Development, Brian Krawczyk, who spent weeks interviewing dozens of highly-qualified candidates across Africa, called the hirings, “a sign of VIA’s commitment to both Africa and India, and our understanding of the business landscape centered on building trust through direct communication and building of long-term relationships.  This [...]

VIA Global Health Presents at 500 Demo Day in San Francisco

VIA Global Health, the global leader in emerging market healthcare supply chains, recently completed 500 Startups Seed Accelerator emerging as one of the hottest startups. VIA’s leadership team spent 4 months in San Francisco, California working closely with 500 accelerator staff to refine marketing, user engagement, and improving our value proposition to customers in the 17 emerging markets with whom VIA currently does business.  The accelerator culminated in 500’s famed “Demo Day” where VIA Global Health CEO Noah Perin pitched to [...]