Television

  1. Al-Jazeera, Sep 16, 2016
  2. Satyamev Jayate, Star TV, Oct 26, 2014
  3. BBC World News, Horizons, Nov 24, 2012
  4. ABC Nightline, Dec 17, 2010
  5. ABC World News, Dec 12, 2010
  6. Voice of America, Feb 26, 2013
  7. CNBC TV18: Accelerate India, Dec 20, 2014
  8. CNBC TV18 Social Entrepreneurs of the Year Awards 2013, Nov 19, 2013
  9. Reuters, March 23, 2013
  10. TV Asia (2 times)

Print Media

  1. TIME Magazine, March 4, 2013
  2. Silicon Review, “30 Fastest Growing companies in Asia 2016”, April 2016
  3. Impactpreneurs, “Top 10 Health Focussed Social Enterprises In India”, Dec 6, 2016
  4. Forbes Magazine, “New Study Shows A Child’s Fingerprint Doesn’t Age”, Sep 22, 2016
  5. Insights Success magazine, “Social Entrepreneurship – The Road Less  Travelled” Aug 23, 2016
  6. Institute of Competitiveness – Porter Prize for value based healthcare, 2016
  7. TEDx IIM-Indore, Bridging the gap in Medical Services – Dr. Shelly Batra, Feb 19, 2017
  8. mBillionth, “Mobile for Health and Inclusion – 2016”
  9. The Lancet, “Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution”, March 24, 2014
  10. WHO Bulletin, Feb 21, 2012
  11. United Nations Report on Millennium Development Goals, Sept 2012
  12. Public Health England: Annual TB Update 2014, March, 2014 
  13. Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, “Health Sector Management Around the World”, June 14, 2017
  14. The Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry and Innovation in Sexual and Reproductive Health (Ci3), University of Chicago, 2016
  15. Stanford Social Innovation Review, “The Future of Health Care Access”, Fall 2013
  16. Stanford Social Innovation Review, second publication
  17. “mHealth to Improve TB Care”, Stop TB Partnership & Interactive Research and Development (IRD), May 27, 2012
  18. Teaching Case Study, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
  19. The National Bureau of Asian Research, “Matching Realism with Aspiration-Challenges and Successes in the Use of Technology for Global Health”, Dec. 2011
  20. Cambridge University, Centre for Technology Management, “Social Ventures as Innovators at the Base of the Pyramid”, Working Paper No: 2012/02, May 2012
  21. University of Oxford, “Identifying Replicable Healthcare Delivery Models with Significant Social Benefit”, May 2013
  22. Institute of Medicine (USA), INSA (India) and ICMR (India), “Facing the Reality of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in India: Challenges and Potential Solutions: Summary of Joint Workshop”, April 2012
  23. Times of India, April 8, 2011
  24. Hindustan Times, Feb 26, 2018
  25. The Hindu, May 02, 2013
  26. New York Times, Feb 18, 2011
  27. The Guardian, Feb 25, 2014
  28. The Guardian, Dec 5, 2012
  29. The Guardian, Nov 23, 2011
  30. Financial Times, March 22, 2013
  31. Business Standard, March 24, 2014
  32. Die SeiteDrei, “An der front”, Nov 8, 2013
  33. Deutsche Welle-World, Dec 14, 2011
  34. Dainik Jagran, TB patients ki asha”, Nov 6, 2013
  35. University of Chicago: The Harris View, “Doc Hunt”, Spring 2011
  36. Harvard Global Health Review, Sep 19, 2009
  37. Chicago Policy Review, March 20, 2013
  38. Phnom Penh Post, Aug 9, 2013
  39. South East Asia Globe, Aug 15, 2014
  40. Air India In-flight Magazine, “A new word for the new age”, Jan 2013
  41. Civil Society “OpASHA has tech for TB patient compliance”, Sep 2013
  42. India Post, Jan 1, 2012
  43. Neighborhood Flash, April 29, 2007
  44. Orissa Post

Radio

National Public Radio USA, Worldview Program, Global Activism Series, WBEZ 91.5 FM

  1. Global Activism: “Operation ASHA wants to stop Tuberculosis from making a comeback”, Jan 10, 2013
  2. Global Activism: “Operation ASHA expands its TB treatment program to Cambodia”, May 26, 2011
  3. Global Activism: “Fighting Tuberculosis in India an Update from Operation ASHA” May 13, 2010 
  4. Global Activism: “Treating Tuberculosis in India”, Feb 21, 2008
  5. Best of Global Activism: “Treating Tuberculosis in India” December 18, 2007 

Reach MD International

  1. “Treating Multidrug Resistant TB Within and Beyond India’s Borders”, Feb 4, 2013
  2. “Taking TB Treatment to India’s Doorsteps: Progress from Operation ASHA”, December 24, 2012
  3. “Operation ASHA & Treating Slum Dwellers in India”, Aug 31, 2012
  4. “Tuberculosis: Better Treatment Access in India”, Dec 5, 2008
  5. “Treating Outcasts Where the Caste System has been Outlawed”, June 23, 2008
  6. “Stopping the Tuberculosis Epidemic in India”, Jan 20, 2008
  7. “Women’s Role in the Control of TB In India” Oct 7, 2007
  8. “Making a Difference in India“, Oct 1, 2007

Online Media

  1. Network Capital “Network Capital Member and Schwab Fellow Dr. Shelly Batra’s Inspiring Career Advice”, Sep 3, 2017
  2. World Bank, Case study “OpASHA: Improving Tuberculosis Treatment and Outcomes”, April 2017
  3. World Economic Forum, “This is how India can eliminate TB by 2025”, June 28, 2017
  4. Research publication “Tuberculosis treatment outcomes among disadvantaged patients in India”, Prof. Marc Lipman, eminent Professor and TB expert from University College London, June 21, 2017
  5. World Economic Forum, “This is how India can eliminate TB by 2025”, June 28, 2017
  6. Network Capital, Interview with Dr. Shelly Batra, Sep 3, 2017
  7. Government of India , Governance Knowledge Center, Case Study, July 2011
  8. Government of India, Ministry of External Affairs, “ASHA’s Shelly Batra, Mann Deshi’s Chetna Sinha recipients of Schwab Foundation’s Social Entrepreneur awards”, March 27, 2014
  9. Government of India, The Governance of Knowledge, India, Eliminating Tuberculosis: Need for appropriate partnerships, July 26, 2011
  10. World Bank, India: Battling TB in India’s slums, May 9, 2013
  11. The World Bank Blogs: “The Last Mile, at Last?”, Onno Ruhl, Country Director, India, Apr 23, 2013
  12. The World Bank Blogs, “What does innovation look like?”, Aleem Walji, Director, Innovation Lab, The World Bank, May 16, 2012
  13. The World Bank Blogs, “Biometrics for Tuberculosis Management”, Nov 17, 2011
  14. USAID, Fingerprinting in the fight against Tuberculosis, Mar 21, 2013 
  15. Associated Press: The Big Story, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge Nov 10, 2012
  16. The Times of India, Biometric way to tame Tuberculosis, May 26, 2013
  17. Indian Express, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  18. Huffington Post,
    1. Harnessing New Technologies to Tackle an Old Disease, Mar 23, 2013
    2. India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
    3. World Health Organization Reports Reports Conundrum for eHealth Evaluation, May 03, 2012
  19. Washington Post, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  20. New York Times, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  21. World Economic Forum, Introducing the Schwab Foundation’s Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 Awardees, March 2014
  22. Boston Globe, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  23. ABC News Videos Online, War Against Tuberculosis: Quack doctors fuel the reemergence of TB in India’s children, Dec 12, 2010
  24. The Guardian, Social enterprise: can it succeed where traditional development has failed?, Feb 25, 2014
  25. ABC News & Global Giving, Featured on: Be the Change, Save a Life Initiative
  26. The Hindu, World Bank picks 20 projects for $1,00,000 grant, May 2, 2013
  27. Economic Times, Two Indian social entrepreneurs Shelly Batra and Chetna Vijay Sinha recognised by Schwab Foundation, March 24, 2014 
  28. Business Standard, 2 Indian social entrepreneurs recognised by Schwab Foundation, March 24, 2014
  29. The Tribune, India, Tobacco, TB and Female Mortality, Dec 16, 2014
  30. Discovery News, Excellent Idea of the day: TB Tracker Halts Disease’s Spread, Nov 29, 2012
  31. FoxNews.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  32. Fox10tv.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  33. Digital World-LiveMint.com, The Wall Street Journal, Using cellphones to track public services, July 17, 2011
  34. The Age (Australia), India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  35. Itaa New Agency (China), India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  36. Khaleej Times (Dubai), India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  37. Dubaimoon.com, UAE, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  38. Dawn (Pakistan), India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  39. Modern Ghana, World TB Day: 24 March….Tuberculosis Control Needs A Complete And Patient-Centric Solution, March 24, 2014
  40. Bill & Melinda Gates foundation, Informal Health Providers Treating TB Are Here to Stay, So How Do We Work with Them?, March 28, 2013
  41. Rockefeller Foundation, Leveraging Networks to Create Impact, July 24, 2013
  42. Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, The urban poverty paradox: It’s good for you. Why won’t you do it?, By Urvashi Prasad, May 30, 2013
  43. Next Billion, Like other business models, tuberculosis control needs a complete, patient-centric solution, March 24, 2014
  44. Next Billion, From Operating Rooms to Dust Tracks:
    1. Part 1: How a doctor found the ‘invisible poor,’ then founded an organization to help them, Feb 26, 2014
    2. Part 2: How Operation ASHA moved beyond rhetoric to action, Feb 27, 2014
  45. Nextbillion.net, New Techniques, Technology Helping Operation ASHA to Expand, May 13, 2011 (404 error)
  46. University of Chicago, Fighting Tuberculosis in India’s slums, April 11, 2011
  47. Prabhat Khabar, Saamajik Karyon me Mahilayen bhi aage, Oct 29, 2013
  48. CMAJ, Fingerprinting used to combat drug-resistant TB in India, Cambodia, Aug 16, 2013
  49. Ashoka Changemakers, eDOTS: Demanding Reliable Results from Tuberculosis Treatment, AuG 17, 2011
  50. SOCAP RECAP, Adapting Tech for Local Needs, Sep 27, 2011
  51. New Day – New York, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  52. San Francisco Chronicle, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  53. All Voices, San Francisco, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  54. The Palm Beach Times, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  55. Miami Herald, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  56. Herald Tribune, Florida, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  57. The Tribune, California, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  58. The Sacramento Bee, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  59. Denver Post, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  60. Daily Herald, Illinois, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  61. Star Tribune, Minneapolis, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  62. Charlotte Observer, North Carolina, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  63. The News Tribune, Tacoma, Washington, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  64. The State, Columbia, South Carolina, USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  65. The Alternative.in, How Operation ASHA is tackling TB worldwide at 1/19th the cost, July 3, 2014
  66. SeatlePi.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  67. Philly.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  68. Kentucky.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  69. I-genius, Operation ASHA, Dec 2014
  70. Paul Pollack, Out of Poverty Blog, Viva La Revolución!, Oct 6, 2011
  71. The Global Urbanist,
    1. NGOS and governments in India Must Work Together, Nov 8, 2011
    2. Keeping Track of Urban Poverty, Nov 1, 2011
  72. Center for Health Market Innovations,
    1. Spotlight on M&E: Operation ASHA, Sep 14, 2011
    2. Operation ASHA: Going the “Last Mile”, Nov 15, 2010
    3. Reaching the missing 3 million: Exploring the evidence behind efforts to harness informal health providers and fight TB, March 31, 2014
    4. Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution, March 2014
  73. Beyond Profit, Twitter Social Enterprise of the day, July 13, 2010
  74. Global Health Delivery Project Online, Operation ASHA: Fighting Tuberculosis in India, Dec 09, 2008
  75. Exchange Magazine, Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship Announces Social Entrepreneurs of 2014, March 24, 2014
  76. KNN India, Two Indians among social entrepreneurs of 2014, March 24, 2014
  77. Stars Foundation, Treating TB in Urban India and Rural Uganda, March 24, 2014
  78. Sarah Haykel, Soul conversation featuring Dr. Shelly Batra of Operation ASHA, March, 2014
  79. Media for freedom, Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution, March 24, 2014
  80. Citizen News, Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution, March 24, 2014
  81. India Medical Times, Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution, March 24, 2014
  82. Journalists against TB, Tuberculosis control needs a complete and patient-centric solution, March 24, 2014
  83. Ennovent, Social enterprise: Can it succeed where traditional development has failed?, Feb 25, 2014
  84. Moneycontrol.com, Change Agents: Social entrepreneur of the year 2013, Nov 12, 2013
  85. Mumbai Mitra, Nov 9, 2013
  86. Ekdin, Nov 9, 2013
  87. International Partnership for Innovative Healthcare Delivery, 
    1. TB or Not TB: Extensions of Operation ASHA’s Care Delivery Model, Sep 19, 2014
    2. Over the River and Through the Woods: Reaching Remote TB Patients, Aug 19, 2014
    3. When a Cure Isn’t Enough: Exploring the Challenges of Tuberculosis Treatment, Aug 6, 2014
    4. Worried about the spread of TB? Me,too. Here is one solution, July 22, 2013
    5. News from the Network, May 16, 2013
  88. Civil Society Online, A World Bank bazaar, June, 2013
  89. Partnership for Maternal, Newborn& Child Health (PMNCH): Member spotlight, Operation ASHA: Delivering last mile in service delivery, June, 2013
  90. The Financial, World Bank Group Awards $2 Million to Social Enterprises in the States of Madhya Pradesh, May 1, 2013
  91. The World Bank, World Bank Group Awards $2 Million to Social Enterprises in the States of Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, and Jharkhand, May 1, 2013
  92. The Sentinel Project, Stories of Children with Drug-Resistant TB: Mustkeen, 12 years old, India, March 21, 2013
  93. UnitedHealth Group, WHCC Health Innovations, Operation ASHA: Using Biometrics to Prevent MDR 
  94. Health Works Collective, Mobile Health Around the Globe: India- Using eCompliance to Control Tuberculosis, Nov 26, 2012
  95. Microsoft Research News Center, Tackling TB  with Technology 
  96. New York Times’ Opinionator Blog, What Makes Community Health Care Work?, Feb 18, 2011
  97. The Stop TB Partnership,
    1. eCompliance technology gains new ground to help in patient identification, July, 24, 2014
    2. Operation ASHA wins Spirit of Humanity Award, April 2, 2011
  98. CNS Stop-TB Initiative website, NGO uses biometrics to monitor TB patients, April 2011
  99. AboutIndia.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  100. Docspoke.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  101. JoLee, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  102. 360*news.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  103. Topnes Today – USA, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  104. MedicalExpress.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  105. The Review.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  106. Newsvine.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  107. Newsmicromedia, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  108. Zimbio.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  109. 15minutenews.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  110. ChritianChat.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012
  111. CheerfulSnake.com, India wages hi-tech war on ancient TB scourge, Nov 2012

And many more

Conferences:

  • Sonali Batra, our CTO presented a poster on eCompliance biometric software in the 5th annual global forum on TB Vaccines held at the Taj in New Delhi.

  • Our Co-Founder and CEO, Sandeep Ahuja was invited to speak at a panel discussion at the HITLAB Innovators Summit 2018 held at IIT Delhi.

  • Our Co-Founder and President, Dr Shelly Batra was invited to speak at a facilitated panel discussion in the final plenary of the 5th annual global forum on TB Vaccines.

  • Our CTO, Sonali Batra gave a talk at a machine learning conference on 18th March titled ‘Operation ASHA- Using data analytics and machine learning to save lives’.

  • Mr. Sandeep Ahuja, CEO Operation ASHA, along with other experts convene at the 2017 HITLAB Innovators Summit to a powerful platform designed to transform global healthcare by diffusing digital health solutions.

  • Dr Shelly Batra delivered a TEDxtalk for IIM, where she spoke about how a combination of government support, enabling measures and an initiative by people who are ready to act, drive our world to counter the issue of lack of access to healthcare facilities among the underprivileged. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8212AYKxqog

  • Operation ASHA has been invited to exhibit eCompliance at the conference “Passage to Prosperity: India-Afghanistan Trade and Investment Show” being organized by USAID, at the Maurya Sheraton.