News and Reports

August 2016

EssentialMed 2015 Annual Report is available online: 2015 ANNUAL REPORT

July 2015

EssentialMed 2014 Annual Report is available online: 2014 ANNUAL REPORT

July 2014

EssentialMed 2013 Annual Report is available online: 2013 ANNUAL REPORT

June 2013

EssentialMed 2012 Annual Report is available online: 2013 ANNUAL REPORT

February 2013

In collaboration with EssentialMed, EPFL launches the EssentialTech program

EPFL news: All-terrain technology for developing countries
RTS news: L'EPFL va développer des technologies pour lutter contre la pauvreté
GlobalDiagnostiX Video [1'30'']:

November 2012

EssentialMed in the Press

June 2012

EssentialMed Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Beat Stoll, has given the first course on safety
and South context to EPFL students that will leave for internships in developing countries.


March 2012

The GlobalDiagnostiX project has been kicked off!
½ of research funding has been raised already.
An Alliance has been created and is actively working on developing an Appropriate Diagnostic Imaging system.
GlobalDiagnostiX project website


January 2012

EssentialMed 2011 Annual Report is available online: 2013 ANNUAL REPORT

March 2011

EssentialMed has been formally recognized as a public utility organization and has accordingly received a tax exemption status from the swiss tax authorities.
Donations to EssentialMed are tax deductible when provided for by country's law.

January 2011

A collaboration contract has been signed with EPFL.

September 2010

EssentialMed moved into the PSE Science Park, part of the EPFL's Innovation Square.

September 15, 2010

The EssentialMed foundation has been formally founded → Swiss Trade Register.