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Dr. Albert Mburu discusses improving life expectancy in Kenya through access to affordable medicines from Generics Africa Limited. He emphasizes healthcare equity and the impact of generics on patient outcomes. The speaker also highlights the benefits of continuous learning programs leading to business growth and social responsibility initiatives supporting children's health in slums. The company aims to become a major distributor and manufacturer in Eastern Central Africa, focusing on making a positive impact in the community.

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Dr. Albert Mburu discusses the importance of healthcare equity and access to medicines in Kenya.
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Generics Africa Limited, founded by Dr. Mburu, provides high-quality and affordable medicines to clinics and hospitals in East Africa.
Dr. Mburu's journey from medicine to entrepreneurship was driven by the need to address medicine shortages in Kenya.
Affordable generics have a positive impact on patient outcomes in Kenya.
Dr. Mburu highlights the challenges of counterfeit medications in the market.
Benefits of continuous learning through a Seed program in increasing revenue for the business.
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Positive impact on employees through health insurance, pensions, bonuses, and overtime.
Commitment to social responsibility by supporting children's health in slums and plans to expand initiatives.
Future growth aspirations to become a major distributor and manufacturer in Eastern Central Africa.
Strong emphasis on making a positive impact in the community.