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.

Community moderators

Amal Bholah
University of Edinburgh; University of Mauritius
Joaquin Blaya, PhD
Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; eHealth Systems; Harvard Medical School; Partners In Health - PIH
A/Prof. Terry HANNAN
American Medical Informatics Association - AMIA; Australasian College of Health Informatics - ACHI
Naomi Muinga
KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme

Current Expert Panels

Understanding the Role of Technology in Patient-Provider Relationships

Nov. 2, 2015 - Nov. 6, 2015 49 Replies

This Expert Panel will explore the role technology plays in the patient-provider relationship, as well as address how this technology is reshaping communication between patients and providers.

Recent discussion topics

Ebook: The Ultimate Guide to Effective Data Collection

By Surendran Balachandran on 24 Nov, 2015 8 Replies

I'm pleased to share an ebook that SocialCops has just released with the members of this community. In the last two years, we’ve helped over 150 partners — including BASF, Tata Trusts, Ministry of Rural Development (India) and NextBillion — collect over 20…

Creatistics Inc: Analytic Consultation

By nohemie mawaka on 24 Nov, 2015 0 Replies

My name is Nohémie Mawaka, I am a final year Masters of Public Health student in the Global Health concentration at the University of Simon Fraser in Vancouver, Canada. With the executive collaboration of various colleagues in Canada, Congo (DRC) and South…

Job opportunity

By Amirath Yaya on 23 Nov, 2015 4 Replies

Hello everyone, I am a recent graduate from a master program in International health management and I am looking for a full time job in the sector. my only experience in healthcare industry is an internship I am currently doing as an office intern in a…

New community members

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Chinyere Alu

Affiliated Organizations

Department of Health

Work Locations

United States

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Khaled Abu El Aish

Affiliated Organizations

Ministry of Health, Palestine

Work Locations

West Bank and Gaza

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alex ilkov

Affiliated Organizations

Policlinique Medicale Universitaire Outpatient Medical Clinic

Work Locations

Russian Federation