EAST AFRICA COM

Presentation

Increasing the impact of digital transformation on healthcare access and service delivery in Africa

•    Sizing up the e-health opportunity
•    Mobile, IoT, AI, Big Data, Cloud: how will these technologies impact healthcare?
•    What needs to be done to scale up and amplify the impact of digital on healthcare?

Main agenda
16:50 – 17:10
DRC

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP NETWORK

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Dr Cathy Mwangi – Founder and Chief Executive Officer, mHealth Kenya
Dr. Cathy Mwangi is a senior health executive experienced in providing business and technology solutions for organizations in the US and Kenya, with over 20 years’ experience in business and health management.
Cathy has been privileged to work with some of the finest academic and health institutions, i.e. Computer Career Institute at Johns Hopkins University; University of Maryland Medical Systems; Georgetown University Hospital; NextGen Health Systems; Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi; Strathmore University; CDC Foundation and mHealth Kenya…

Read more: https://www.elnetkenya.org/dr-cathy-mwangi/

New platform to prevent HIV infections in hospitals

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Healthcare facilities in remote parts of Kenya face the challenge of equipment exposing health workers to cross contamination risks due to lack of an aftercare system.

The exposure at hospitals may result from accidental pricks by contaminated needle sticks, cuts from soiled surgical blades or blood splashes from HIV infected patients.

Read more: http://www.businessdailyafrica.com/corporate/New-platform-prevent-HIV-infections-hospitals/539550-4022866-4h2yh5z/index.html

AFTER OFFICE HOURS // WITH DR. CATHY MWANGI

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Hello friends! We are back with a special after office hour series for you. This month we are celebrating all things health and well-being! To celebrate the theme, our upcoming ‘After Office hours’ session will be held on the 20th of April at our Westlands Garage with Dr Cathy Mwangi from MHealth, the 2014 ICT “woman of the year” winner, as our distinguished speaker.

Dr. Mwangi PhD is the CEO of mHealth Kenya where they manage and develop mobile applications for the health sector. mHealth Kenya are leaders in project development, consultancy, implementation and evaluation within the framework of public and private partnerships related to donor funded systems. If she doesn’t already have enough on her plate, Cathy is also a lecturer at Strathmore University and sits on the Board of Directors of Morris Moses Foundation. With over 21 years of experience in business healthcare management and mobile technology solutions for organizations in the United States and Kenya, Dr Mwangi is a force to be reckoned with as she tackles the utilization, implementation and success of mobile technology to improve impact of health care and treatment in this Country.

Join us on the 20th of April from 5:30 pm as she shares her amazing story, lessons learnt and best practice for scaling these initiatives and the impact mobile devices have in business…We cannot wait! Get your tickets here! 

Follow Link: https://nairobigarage.com/after-office-hours-with-dr-cathy-mwangi/