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

Recent community activity

New funding opportunity for research in Mobile Health for Low and Middle Income Countries

by Linda Kupfer

Dear Colleagues, The NIH/ FIC mHealth FOA was reissued last week. Please see the link attached. The program officer for this research grant program is Laura Povlich and her contact information is: Laura K. Povlich, Ph.D. Division of International Training and Research Fogarty International Center National Institutes of Health laura.povlich@nih.gov ... read more

Updated: 31 May, 2016
Replies: 0

Angelhack: cheap/free telemedicine platform, please contribute

Jossy Onwude, MD replied

Hello Joaquin, Am thinking of organizations like Unilever et al, pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, companies selling health equipments can also advertise too, NGOs and government agencies that wants to conduct surveys can do so via the platform and we could also get adverts from the non medical world too provided they ... read more

Updated: 27 May, 2016
Replies: 9

Job Opening - Regional Director, Research and Advocacy

by Carly Backman

VillageReach is looking for experienced research and advocacy professional with extensive experience in sub-Saharan Africa to lead our immunization supply chain research and advocacy portfolio. VillageReach is a non-profit global health innovator that develops, tests, implements and scales new solutions to critical health system challenges in low-resource environments, with an ... read more

Updated: 26 May, 2016
Replies: 0

New Project with Global Potential in Infant Health seeks Volunteer Advisers

Charles Ajayi replied

Hello Group, Thank you, Emmanuel, for requesting an update on the Apollo-Innobator. 2 weeks ago, we had our first series of webinars specifically for those who indicated interest in supporting us (through the AIVAG- Apollo Innobator Virtual Advisory Group) by filling out the registration forms which could be accessed through ... read more

Updated: 21 May, 2016
Replies: 54

New community members

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Gabriel Novick

Affiliated Organizations

Swiss Medical Group

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Argentina

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Obert Kachuwaire

Affiliated Organizations

African Society for Laboratory Medicine(ASLM)

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Zimbabwe

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saddam Ahmed

Affiliated Organizations

benha university hospital

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Egypt