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Appropriate technologies for the disabled in Zambia.

In the winter of 2006 I attended Ralf Hotchkiss’s wheelchair construction class at SFSU to prepare for a trip to work with a wheelchair center in Lusaka, Zambia. I worked with Kurt Kornbluth, Jessica Vechakul, folks from MIT D-Lab and the Disacare team to develop a bicycle ambulance trailer, the Zambulance, and improve wheelchair manufacturing tools in Lusaka, Zambia.