Raj Panjabi

CEO and Co-Founder, Last Mile Health; Associate Physician, Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham and Women's Hospital

Raj Panjabi is CEO of Last Mile Health and an associate physician in the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. He co-founded Last Mile Health, which designs networks of community health professionals in the world’s most remote communities, as a 24-year-old medical student in his home country of Liberia, from which he escaped at age nine during its civil war. Panjabi is the recipient of the 2017 TED Prize, and TIME magazine named him to its 2016 list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World, with a tribute from President Bill Clinton.

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By 2030, the world will face a shortage of almost 14 million health care workers. In the United States alone, we’ll... See more
Community health workers, social media networks, and local residents serve as the first line of defense against global... See more