Awards

Alma Sana has been recognized by prominent publications, frontline health care workers in the field, nurses and community leaders from developing countries, and leaders in pharmaceutical companies for its innovative approach to ensuring every child has access to life-saving vaccines on time. Below is a comprehensive list of accolades we've received.  

Awards

  • Recipient of GlaxoSmithKline and Save the Children Healthcare Innovation Award 2016
  • Recipient of Cooperative Research Award of Harvard Medical School Dubai
  • Finalist in the GlaxoSmithKline and Save the Children Healthcare Innovation Award 2015
  • One of 12 Finalists for inaugural Healthcare Innovation Award 2014/2015 of Nigeria Health Innovation Marketplace 
  • Selected to participate in Raise Impact Crowdfunding Accelerator 2015 of Impact Hub Westminster (top 5% of applicants) in May 2015
  • Nominee for INDEX: Award 2015, the biggest and most prestigious design competition in the world 
  • Lauren Braun, our founder, Nominee for '300 Women Leaders in Global Health', a Twitter campaign by The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies and The Lancet launched in November 2014 to highlight top women working in global health
  • Included in UNICEF's 2015 Innovation Map as an "Adapting Solutions: Alma Sana Vaccine Reminder Bracelets", on November 26, 2014. 
  • Lauren Braun, our founder, Recipient of 2014 Human Ecology Recent Alumni Achievement Award presented by Cornell University Human Ecology Alumni Association for her work at Alma Sana
  • Lauren Braun, our founder, Nominee for Forbes Magazine's "30 Under 30 Social Entrepreneurs" 2014 list
  • Alma Sana Inc., Nominee for 2014 5th annual CLASSY Awards, the largest awards ceremony for social impact in the United States (top 3% of thousands of applicants worldwide)
  • Recipient of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grant through Grand Challenges Explorations initiative, November 1, 2012
  • Regular U.S. Provisional Patent for Medical Information Tracking Bracelet - Filed April 25, 2010
  • Fourth Runner-Up in the Cornell University Big Idea Competition 2011
  • Semi-Finalist in the international Dell Social Innovation Competition 2011
  • “1st Place Winner” of the international 2010 Business for Good Competition of Harvard Undergraduate Women in Business Sixth Annual Intercollegiate Business Convention

Speaking Engagements – Lauren Braun, founder of Alma Sana Inc.

Featured Articles