Meetings & Presentations

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    How Digital Financial Services Can Strengthen Health Systems


      When used in health systems, digital financial services (DFS) can save millions of dollars, increase access to care and save lives. Our session will unpackage the challenges that prevent DFS from major uptake in the health sector, highlight examples of ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    Different Labs Need Different Systems


    Due to the importance of laboratory test results for decision making in the health sector, laboratory information systems (LIS) are a critical component of a national health information systems architecture. Many low-and-middle-income countries (LMIC) ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    Analysing Large Mobile Messaging Networks Data Using Apache Spark Graphframes


    The lab will use an applied example to help participants conduct a virtual social network analysis with simulated data. Our focus will be on showing participants how social network analysis can be implemented at scale; and to illustrate how insights on ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    Responsible Data Use: Balancing Tensions


    Responsible data practice has become a popular and important topic in international development- particularly in health. Using digital technology for data collection, sharing, and use holds huge potential. Data, however, come with risks especially for ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    Putting the patient in charge: new tools to help clients own and manage their health/data


    Speakers Included: Sherri Haas, Sr Technical Advisor, MSH Rebecca Litner, Program Manager, D-tree International Leslie Heyer, President, Cycle Technologies, Inc binder1.pdf Global Digital Health Forum 2018 Global Digital Health Forum Presentations English ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    How to Increase Use of Digital Health Tools Using UX and Behaviour Change Principles


    How many times a week do you see an article or online course and think: ‘I should look at this- it will help me do a better job’? And how often do you follow through? We expect healthcare providers to thoroughly and consistently engage with the digital ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    Data Integration and Interoperability


    Fragmented and siloed data collection systems mean that there is often a need to integrate data from different sources. Learn how VecnaCares is integrating different tools with DHIS in order to enable its use as a reporting platform. Hear Tanzania’s ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    Challenges of Innovation at Scale


    This session highlights the challenges and occasional failures that occur when scaling digital innovations. From Nigeria, participants will learn about unintended consequences of migrating from paper based records to digital technologies in a hospital ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    Digital Solutions and Medical Vendors: Improving Health Outcomes through Market-Based Approaches


    This presentation covers successes and lessons learned from projects focused upon Proprietary and Patent Medicine Vendors (PPMVs) in Nigeria. The first section, led by Every1Mobile, covers NaijaCare, a program leveraging a new model for digital health- a ...

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    Posted on: January 11, 2019 - Global Digital Health Forum Presentations

    Ethiopia's Information Revolution: Experience of Leading Health Sector Transformation


    Special breakfast session at the 2018 GDHF. his_in_ethiopia.pdf Ethiopia Global Digital Health Forum 2018 Global Digital Health Forum Presentations English ...

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