Episode 25 – Social Media Medicine ft. Dr Padma R

The recently held World Summit Awards (WSA) celebrated the work of local innovators using digital platforms to enhance society. In the category of Health and Well-Being, the organisation MedHealth TV was the recipient of the prestigious award for the year 2018. Apart from this award, MedHealth TV has been the recipient of the Social media award, the mbillionth award and the Emerge social entrepreneur of the year award in 2016. MedHealth TV is the brain child of Dr. Padma R. This web portal offers medical advice (on maternal health, pregnancy, women’s health, postnatal care) in regional languages. Dr.Padma is a general practitioner, and a social entrepreneur. MedHealth TV has more than 70 million views on Youtube and has viewers from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, the Middle East and many South Asian countries.

Listen on to find out how to create a career in social entrepreneurship!

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Hi there! I'm Sachin and I run the Career Central Podcast! I started it off because I myself wasn't too sure about what I wanted to do. I realized a ton of my friends had the same problem, and so decided to broadcast interviews with eminent people. This way, students can learn from an insider's perspective and make informed decisions.

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