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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
In New Delhi from Oct 6-8? Apply for Dimagi's Workshop on Mobile Apps for Women’s Empowerment

Hi everyone, Dimagi is holding our first workshop focused around developing mobile apps for women’s empowerment and safety. The three-day workshop will take place in New Delhi, India from October 6th-8th. About this workshop: With mobile technology,…

By Gillian Javetski on 17 Sep 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Most promising health innovations

Hello Colleagues I would like to encourage you to participate in a quick survey intended to identify innovations that will transform the future of global health. Which innovations will dramatically “bend the curve” in global health? Nominate transformative…

By LIz Peloso on 13 Sep 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
CREDITOS 2: I Congreso Iberoamericano de Telesalud y Telemedicina - Lima, Perú, 16-18 de octubre 2014

---------- Mensaje enviado ---------- De: I Congreso AITT- ATALACC - APTT Fecha: 8 de septiembre de 2014, 22:10 Asunto: I Congreso Iberoamericano de Telesalud y Telemedicina - Lima, Perú, 16-18 de octubre 2014 QUEDAN SOLO…

By LADY MURRUGARRA on 09 Sep 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies

I am seeking information about OpenMRS implementation in the Ministry of Health (MINSA) in Managua Nicaragua. Is anyone familiar with this program and/or have contacts or links? With gratitude, Dr. Farr Dr. Dawson Farr Medical Director Natural Doctors…

By Dawson Farr on 01 Sep 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Apply by September 10th: CommCare Workshop in Yangon, Myanmar

Dimagi is hosting a free, one-day CommCare workshop ( in Yangon, Myanmar on September 16th, followed by an optional, advanced app building workshop from September 25-26th. All workshop applications are due…

By Gillian Javetski on 29 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
Lo mejor de lo mejor: Telesalud y Telemedicina - Lima, Perú, 16-18 de octubre 2014, no te lo puedes perder!!


By LADY MURRUGARRA on 27 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
RSVP (9/4) for Dimagi's Webinar on Mobile Logistics & Supply Chain Management for Low-Resource Settings

Webinar with Rowena Luk, Dimagi’s VP of Strategy & CommTrack Product Owner. Offered by NetHope Solutions Center, this presentation is a follow-up to a previous webinar hosted by Dimagi: “CommCare: A Mobile Platform for Frontline Workforces.” Dimagi’s…

By Sarah Hodsdon on 21 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 0 Replies
(Apply by Friday!) CommCare Workshop August 25-27 in Sydney, Australia

Dimagi and the Sydney School of Public Health are hosting a CommCare workshop in Sydney, Australia! Applications are due this Friday, August 8 ( *** Are you in the Sydney area? Does your organization or…

By Gillian Javetski on 06 Aug 2014 0 Recommendations 0 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

Dr. Dawson, I am the Chair of an NGO operating a community health center called Clinica Verde in Boaco Nicaragua. We have seen over 30,000 patients in the past 2 years and track everything through excel right now. We have done extensive research into…

By Joaquin Blaya, PhD on 20 Nov 2012 4 Recommendations 63 Replies
Top 5 Needed Technologies in Rural Healthcare Clinics?

we are a technological and medical engineering services with the use of renewable energy and we have a draft elements of medicine non conventional energy sources such as Solar nebulizer (in prototype stage), complete operating rooms supplied by solar…

By Catherine (Cathie) Klapperich on 08 Oct 2012 2 Recommendations 8 Replies
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