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December 12, 2014

CBID redesigned healthcare worker suit selected for funding in Fighting Ebola Challenge

The October 2014 Ebola ChallengeLed by the United States Agency for International Development (USAid), the recent "Fighting Ebola: A Grand Challenge for Development" contest received submissions from around the world focused on personal protective equipment (PPE) solutions to increase the protection and comfort of healthcare workers battling Ebola. After a rigorous review process, CBID's healthcare worker suit — redesigned for quicker and safer removal with integrated cooling features — was one of three projects selected for funding. View USAid press release or Learn more..