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The incredible potential to improve global health delivery through appropriate use of health information technology (HIT) drives discussion in this community. Members connect to learn about feasibility, planning, and implementation of a broad spectrum of HIT projects, including electronic medical record systems and mobile devices.

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Joaquin Blaya, PhD - Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; eHealth Systems; Harvard Medical School; Partners In Health - PIH Hamish Fraser, MBChB, MRCP, MSc - Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; Harvard Medical School; Massachusetts Institute of Technology - MIT; Partners In Health - PIH A/Prof. Terry HANNAN - American Medical Informatics Association - AMIA; Australasian College of Health Informatics - ACHI
request for projects - WHO eHealth projects database

This sounds very interesting and ECSA Health Community will definitely share something on Focused antenatal care __________________________________________________ *Dr. Stephen K. Muleshe MD, MPH, MSc. PGD (STI/HIV/AIDS) Program Manager, HIV/AIDS, TB,…

By Jo Wood on 19 Nov 2014 1 Recommendations 6 Replies
Job opportunity: Senior Technical Officer eHealth at FIND Geneva

FIND (Foundation for Innovative New Diagnostics, Geneva) is recruiting a Senior Technical Officer eHealth. The successful candidate will lead the eHealth programme to realize our vision of fully connected diagnostic solutions. See link or .pdf for a…

By Tobias Broger on 18 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Hospital information system

Hi Sandeep, Take a look at GNU Health:

By Sandeep Saluja on 14 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 5 Replies
Upcoming deadline (DECEMBER 1) for submissions to "Global Telehealth 2015" in Toronto, May 2015.

The Global Telehealth 2015 conference submission deadline is quickly approaching. It is in Canada next summer, the first time it has been held in the Northern Hemisphere. In the past it has been in Australia and Africa. The topics of interest are pretty…

By Patricia Abbott on 13 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
ISHIMR 2015 ISHIMR 2015 Health Informatics for Enhancing Health and Well-Being

Thought I'd share this here apologies if already shared! here's the link and a copy paste of a brief description: Welcome to ISHIMR 2015 Dear friends and colleagues, It is our pleasure to welcome you to the 17th International…

By Naomi Muinga on 13 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Ebola: connecting patients & families

This is a posting on the OpenMRS site relating to a Hackathon on Ebola. On Thu, Nov 13, 2014 at 6:01 PM, Mário Areias wrote: Hi everyone, Some…

By Laila Soudi on 13 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 7 Replies
could 5 billion person elearning satellite be valuable for scaling health training

Hello, I have Global Health training content to stream in 2015. I want to learn more about Yazmi Satellites.

By chris macrae on 07 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 3 Replies
Developing Economies of Scale in mHealth

I am a member of the mHealth Working Group and would like to inform members of the following webinar. To: Subject: [SAmHealth] Free Webinar: Common mHealth Questions Hi all Peter Benjamin and Laura Raney will be hosting a free…

By Sarah Hodsdon on 07 Nov 2014 0 Recommendations 1 Replies
The Future of Point-of-Care Technologies in Cancer Care

Hello, The CFTCC is hosting a workshop on POC diagnostics next week. It is an online and in person class. There is an opportunity to participate virtually if you register online. We will be on the EdX platform. If you are in Boston, you can come in person,…

By Catherine (Cathie) Klapperich on 30 Apr 2014 6 Recommendations 66 Replies
Improving Equity through Health IT in the US and Internationally

Thank you Joaquin! Appreciated! Un abrazo, Andrea -- Andrea A. Cortinois, PhD Assistant Professor Dalla Lana School of Public Health University of Toronto People, Health Equity and Innovation (Phi) Research Group Centre for Global eHealth Innovation…

By Joaquin Blaya, PhD on 24 Mar 2014 9 Recommendations 65 Replies
Connected Health for Providers: Information Technologies to Improve Health Care Delivery

Thank you once again to all of our colleagues here in the community for taking the time to share such important insights and expertise during this Expert Panel discussion. We have summarized some of the common themes and key points shared here in a new…

By Sophie Beauvais on 21 Oct 2013 4 Recommendations 46 Replies
Lessons Learned in India: E-Compliance for TB Treatment by Operation ASHA

Hi Ruth, many thanks for this idea and if you'd like to work with us to plan a virtual Expert Panel on this topic happy to work with you on this! Please email me at or To all, we're…

By Sophie Beauvais on 05 Jul 2013 5 Recommendations 75 Replies

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By Joaquin Blaya, PhD on 20 Nov 2012 4 Recommendations 82 Replies
Unique Identifiers in Resource-Limited Settings

Dear Amit Since you are in Gurgaon, India, try to meet Ministry of Youth Affairs and work on setting up Adolescence Friendly Health Clinics (AFHC). I understand Government offer grant. But you need to do this through NGO. Dr.Prasad

By Nathan Tighe on 02 Nov 2011 1 Recommendations 34 Replies
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