SVKM’s NMIMS Shobhaben Pratapbhai Patel School of Pharmacy & Technology Management, Mumbai feels proud to announce that Dr. Clara Fernandes, Dr. Divya Suares, Dr. Saritha Shetty and Dr. Alice Varghese (currently working with Apotex, Canada) have received an International Grant under Grand Challenges Canada’s (GCC) Stars in Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health for the project entitled Nutritional Supplement enriched water purifier. Funding for this work is provided by Grand Challenges Canada.
About Grand Challenges Canada
Grand Challenges Canada is dedicated to supporting Bold Ideas with Big Impact®. Funded by the Government of Canada and other partners, Grand Challenges Canada funds innovators in low- and middle-income countries and Canada. The bold ideas Grand Challenges Canada supports integrate science and technology, social and business innovation – known as Integrated Innovation®. One of the largest impact-first investors in Canada, and with a feminist investment approach, Grand Challenges Canada has supported a pipeline of over 800 innovations in more than 80 countries. Grand Challenges Canada estimates that these innovations have the potential to save up to 1 million lives and improve up to 28 million lives by 2030.