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

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

Recent discussion topics

Scaling mHealth in LMIC

By Amal Bholah on 27 May, 2015 0 Replies

The unprecedented spread of mobile technologies as well as advancements in their innovative application to address health priorities has evolved into a new field of eHealth, known as mHealth. According to the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)…

IBM Watson and Health IT

By Amal Bholah on 27 May, 2015 0 Replies

Hello, IBM Watson supercomputer ingested 2000 TED talks and can answer questions in form of relevant clips from the talks. Cognitive computing is moving forward and healthcare will definitely benefit from it. What if similar technology was used to record…

Digitising Rural/ Remote primary health care services

By Dr. Suresh Munuswamy on 26 May, 2015 7 Replies

hello, we are from Indian institute of public health- Hyderabad, India and our focus is on comprehensive digitising Rural/ Remote primary health care services. would be delighted to know if any one would be interested for joint grant applications

New community members

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Anthony Chafunya

Affiliated Organizations

University of Malawi College of Medicine

Work Locations

Malawi

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EDITH MUTURI

Affiliated Organizations

International Rescue Committee - IRC

Work Locations

Kenya; Sierra Leone; South Sudan

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Imo Etuk

Affiliated Organizations

mDoc

Work Locations

Nigeria