Quit smoking with Dr. Akshaya, Forbes #30Under30 Star!

We are proud to nominate Dr. Akshaya Shanmugam as our next "Human Star" under our "Day out with a Human Star" series at www.dayoutwithastar.com .

Watch Facebook Live meetup with Dr. Akshaya Shanmugam, Forbes #30UNDER30 star and a virtual friend, philosopher and guide to the smokers who wants to quit smoking. The interview was broadcasted live at www.facebook.com/dayoutwith on January 6, 10 AM US EST/ 8:30 PM India Time. The link is https://www.facebook.com/dayoutwith/videos/895382020619804/

Dr. Akshaya Shanmugam, felicitated by Forbes #30Under30 is a young engineer and PhD, turned entrepreneur from India who has co-founded Lumme Labs in USA. The company has created a software platform and a wearable device that predicts when you have the strongest desire to smoke and sends you a message just at the nick of time to curb that urge!

Check the Forbes #30Under30 listing here https://www.forbes.com/pictures/5a01049631358e542c04dcf6/akshaya-shanmugam-29/#3004028a772a

Chandra Kishore, Founder, Indian Environment Network www.paryavaran.com sat with Akshaya over a cup of virtual coffee on Facebook Live. Akshaya shared with the world her powerful story on how anyone can create a difference in the society with a caring mind, dedication and hard work.

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Lumme is funded by the centers at the National Institutes of Health and they are currently focusing on solving the top 3 addiction problem in the US: smoking, drinking, and obesity. The economic costs associated with these addictions amount to $759B/year! Check them at https://lumme-labs.com/

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About the Expert: - Electrical engineer with specialization in health monitoring and entrepreneurship - 6 years research experience in developing high throughput, low cost, point-of-care diagnostics and health monitoring devices for emerging markets - Recipient of the Hluchyj Fellowship 2012, the Eugene M. Isenberg Scholar award (from the business school) 2013-14 & 2014-2015, Special Tang award, David wolf Prize, and Glass Family Product Demonstration Award
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