Global Health

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Virtual Assistant to Help Save Mothers Who Experience Postpartum Hemorrhage Wins Competition

An interactive, voice-controlled virtual mentor that uses a smart speaker – like a phone or Google Home device – to guide birth attendants through complicated and/or emergency procedures, won a $250,000 seed grant from the Saving Lives at Birth: Grand Challenge for Development to develop and test the idea.