Design for Extreme Affordability is a two quarter, multidisciplinary, project-based course open to Stanford University students. Students work in teams, using design thinking methods, to develop products and services that serve the needs of the world's poor. Learn more about the course.
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It has been extremely gratifying to contribute to improving critical medical systems for some of India's poorest patients, even as these interactions have permanently altered my perspective on a doctor's role in society. Extreme is perhaps the most important class I have taken in over a decade of medical training - and I am certainly a better physician for it.Dr. Dhruv Kazi, School of Medicine, Extreme 2012
Extreme will be a class that I talk about for the rest of my life, and will undoubtedly influence my future career choices, management style and approach to problem solving.Kylan Lundeen, Graduate School of Business, Extreme 2012