Achievement

  • The Information Society Innovation Fund (ISIF Asia) Awards seek to acknowledge the important contributions innovators have made to their communities, by addressing social and development challenges using Internet Technologies.  The Awards recognize initiatives from organizations that have already been implemented, or are in the final stages of implementation, and have been successful in addressing their communities’ needs. Dr Sara Saeed represented doctHERs and was awarded innovation on access provision award.

    ISIF Asia Awards 2015
  • aims to showcase inspiring entrepreneurs and investors from around the world creating new opportunities for investment, partnership, and collaboration; connect American entrepreneurs and investors with international counterparts. Ms.Makkiya Jawed pitched doctHERs to the numerous investors present at the Summit.

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    Global Entrepreneurship Summit – 2016
  • Seedstars Regional Winner 2015 SeedStars was initiated in Pakistan by JumpStart and doctHERs was selected as the first start-up to win this contest. Dr.Sara and Dr.Iffat jointly pitched at the competition. doctHERs subsequently presented at the Seedstars World Summit in 2016 where it was awarded the ASANGE award for inclusive employment.

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    Seedstars Regional Winner 2015
  • The concept of doctHERs was pitched by Dr.Sara and was ranked top three in the Karachi region in the TiE Young Entrepreneurs, Islamabad contest for being one of the best start-ups. TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) was founded in 1992 by a group of successful entrepreneurs.

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    TiE Islamabad
  • doctHERs was awarded $25,000 and second place in the Rec@nnect Challenge, held in Kathmandu, Nepal on November 25-27, 2014. Rec@nnect is an initiative funded by the South and Central Asia Bureau, which supports capacity building activities in the entrepreneur world.

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    Rec@nnet Challenge
  • doctHERs was one of the global finalists in the 2015 Echoing Green challenge which seeks to empower social entrepreneurs, with the objective to create an impact in the social world. Dr.Sara and Dr.Iffat travelled to America to pitch at the competition.

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    Echoing Green
  • Dr.Iffat, won a $5000 award for best healthcare innovation. Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) empowers young innovators through capacity building including finance to address developmental challenges.

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    GIST 2015
  • doctHERs participated in the 2015 Unreasonable Institute 6-week immersive, summer accelerator program in Boulder, Colorado.

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    Unreasonable Institute
  • doctHERs was part of the i2i Accelerator program for the 2015-2016 cohort.  This four-month program is held annually in Pakistan and provides virtual support to young entrepreneurs.

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    Innvest2Innovate (i2i)
  • doctHERs is an implementation partner to NAYA JEEVAN on two USAID grants that are focused on expanding the scope and scale of telemedicine in Pakistan

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    USAID Grants: 2015-2016
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