Worldwide participants are welcome to apply
Conversations with local teams, mentors and MSD leaders will be held in English.
Country to be implemented first: EGYPT
Required language: English (If in Arabic as well, it will be a plus). The solution interface can be in English
Healthcare professionals (HCPs) dealing with diabetes have time pressures that limits their capability to stay updated with state of the art in diabetes management. Trusted sources to update themselves include the guidelines produced by ADA, IDF or AACE.
For optimizing their diabetes management, it would be valuable to have convenient access to trusted sources of information. For example, regarding:
They also need to do some calculations about risk factors, Body Mass Index, carb counting and insulin balance.
MSD aims to support Egyptian HCPs dealing with diabetes with a (digital) solution to facilitate access to relevant and updated information on diabetes management and/or to perform calculations.
The solution should be easy to use and engaging, while cost-effective.
The information presented must be trusted by the Egyptian HCPs. Please bear in mind that the challenge is not so much that the information is accessible through the solution, but rather that the solution is appealing, convenient and motivates engagement over time
HCPs treating diabetes:
MSD initially aims for a sponsorship model where, apart from the $20.000 grant, it will support the company with the:
*Note: The targeted numbers will be quantified during co-cocreation with the local MSD team.