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There are

1 million preventable

neonatal deaths every year

 
 

1 in 10 babies are born premature.  

75% of premature infant deaths could be prevented with simple interventions.

Source: World Health Organisation


What is mOm?

The mOm Incubator is an inexpensive, electronically controlled, inflatable infant incubator designed and built to decrease the number of infant deaths.

The mOm Incubator offers a safe, medical grade environment for an infant to thrive in, whilst solving many of the problems of effectively incubating infants throughout the world. 

 

Please scroll over the pictures to learn about the benefits of the mOm Incubator:

Designed and built to survive the harshest environments

Designed and built to survive the harshest environments

Collapsible design making it easy to store and transport

Collapsible design making it easy to store and transport

Less than 5% of the cost of conventional incubators

Less than 5% of the cost of conventional incubators

Reduce infection risk with easily cleaned materials and replaceable body

Reduce infection risk with easily cleaned materials and replaceable body

Weighs 90% less than a conventional incubator

Weighs 90% less than a conventional incubator

Runs on mains power and rechargeable backup batteries

Runs on mains power and rechargeable backup batteries

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Media

mOm has been featured in:

and has won the following awards:

 

+ Global Sir James Dyson award for Innovation 2014

+ JC Gammon award for Entrepreneurship and Innovation 2015

+ MassChallenge UK accelerator Diamond award 2015

By bravely challenging convention, James [Roberts] has created something that could save thousands of lives.
— Sir James Dyson

 

About us

mOm's mission is to expand access to high-quality healthcare by providing affordable technology solutions that can operate anywhere in the world.

Our technologies address the key barriers that currently prevent effective care:

 

+ Lack of skilled personnel 

+ Economic challenges 

+ Limited environmental factors

 

Core team:

 

James obtained a first class degree in Product Design and Engineering from the University of Loughborough, UK where he developed the skills to create and design mOm from the ground up. James has been inducted to the Royal Society of Engineers Innovation Hub and has won a number of awards including the prestigious Global James Dyson Award for Innovation.  

James Roberts, Creator and Co-founder

Matthew is an industry expert, having spent 10 years working for GE Healthcare in various Business Development and Risk Management roles globally.  Prior to co-founding mOm, Matthew was CEO of another London based medtech startup.  There he grew the team and led them through to proof of concept. Matthew  has a background in Medical Physics. 

 

Matthew Khoory, Co-founder

James and Matthew work with an extended team of clinicians and engineers (details to follow shortly).


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