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
Harvard Medical School
Partners In Health - PIH
ThoughtWorks, Inc.
A/Prof. Terry HANNAN
American Medical Informatics Association - AMIA
Australasian College of Health Informatics - ACHI
Naomi Muinga
KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme

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Assesment of a sms based reminder system

Steven Wanyee Macharia replied

Esther: You might also want to check the very interesting work too by the THRIVE consortium - read more

Updated: 23 Feb, 2017
Recommendations: 3
Replies: 18

Health Care Variation

Jossy Onwude, MD replied

Thank you Prof. Terry For sharing :) read more

Updated: 21 Feb, 2017
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Recommend Where to take professional M&E short course.

Jane Carter replied

Amref Health Africa has three options (same curriculum) for the M&E short course including: · 4 weeks option · 2 weeks option · Online option – 3 to 6 months See below link for the 2017 calendar. Contact address: Dr Jane Y Carter Amref Health Africa read more

Updated: 16 Feb, 2017
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New Global Health Job Search Strategy

by nohemie mawaka

Hello everyone, My name is Nohemie, I have graduated from my masters in public health last June, 9 months later, I am still unemployed. With over 200 online job application submitted, I decided to restrategize my job search. I am journaling my journey in hope o reasonating with other young ... read more

Updated: 16 Feb, 2017
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Ranjan Nanda

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