Healthcare Management Conference

  TUESDAY, 3 October 2017

Theme

Forging the way forward in East Africa’s healthcare digital future

Overview

The healthcare industry, globally, is fundamentally influenced by the deployment of technology. More than any other industry, the healthcare sector will benefit from technology adoption, and Africa is uniquely positioned to prosper from these technological advances. The Healthcare Management Conference agenda this year will put the spotlight on digital health advancements in East Africa. With a focus on improving accessibility to patients, innovative healthcare delivery models and enhanced operational efficiency, the conference will merge the views of medical professionals and ICT experts to showcase the latest case studies, implementation success stories and the way forward for adapting to the digital revolution. This conference will give insight on how digital technology can be transformational by cutting healthcare delivery costs.

Benefits of attending

  • Discover how digital healthcare is already impacting healthcare service delivery models in the region
  • Realise partnerships and evolving business models in digitisation of healthcare
  • Evaluate how digital healthcare is impacting hospital quality, treatment outcomes and risk management
  • Get access to strategies for kick starting your digital healthcare strategy 

Dr Amit Thakker, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Kenya Health Federation, Nairobi, Kenya

SESSION ONE - TRANSFORMING AND REVOLUTIONISING MEDICINE THROUGH DIGITAL HEALTH

Dr Katie Tryon, Healthcare Consultant, IBM Research Africa, Nairobi, Kenya

Dr Kenya Mugisha, Country Director, IMAI-IMCI Alliance, Board Member, Uganda Healthcare Federation, Kampala, Uganda

Dr Kaushik Ramaiya, CEO & Consultant Physician, Shree Hindu Mandal Hospital, Hon General Secretary, Association of Private Health Facilities in Tanzania (APHFTA), Dar es Salam, Tanzania

Peter Kamunya, Technical Manager, Southern Engineering (SECO), Mombasa, Kenya

Violet Njuguna, Solutions Architect Africa, Vodafone Global Enterprise; Product Manager, Safaricom, Nairobi, Kenya

Uma Nambiar, Advisor to the Minister of Health, Ministry of Health, Djibouti, Djibout

Click here to view the confirmed list of exhibitors

SESSION TWO: TAKING THE PULSE OF DIGITAL HEALTHCARE

Kunle Awosika, Country Director – Microsoft Kenya, Microsoft, Nairobi, Kenya

Zelealem Fisseha, Managing Director, ARSHO Medical Laboratories; Chairman, Ethiopia Medical Facilities Association, & Addis Ababa Private Health Facility Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Panellists:

  • Dr Jacqueline Kitulu, National Chairperson, Kenyan Medical Association (KMA), Nairobi, Kenya
  • Dr Kenya Mugisha, Country Director, IMAI-IMCI Alliance, Board Member, Uganda Healthcare Federation, Kampala, Uganda
  • Dr Kaushik Ramaiya, CEO & Consultant Physician, Shree Hindu Mandal Hospital, Hon General Secretary, Association of Private Health Facilities in Tanzania (APHFTA), Dar es Salam, Tanzania
  • Peter Kamunya, Technical Manager, Southern Engineering (SECO), Mombasa, Kenya
  • Uma Nambiar, Advisor to the Minister of Health, Ministry of Health, Djibouti, Djibout
  • Zelealem Fisseha, Managing Director, ARSHO Medical Laboratories; Chairman, Ethiopia Medical Facilities Association, & Addis Ababa Private Health Facility Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

16:00 - END OF DAY

  • Dr Amit Thakker, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Kenya Health Federation, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Dr Jacqueline Kitulu, National Chairperson, Kenyan Medical Association (KMA), Nairobi, Kenya
  • Dr Katie Tryon, Healthcare Consultant, IBM Research Africa, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Dr Kaushik Ramaiya, CEO & Consultant Physician, Shree Hindu Mandal Hospital, Hon General Secretary, Association of Private Health Facilities in Tanzania (APHFTA), Dar es Salam, Tanzania
  • Dr Kenya Mugisha, Country Director, IMAI-IMCI Alliance, Board Member, Uganda Healthcare Federation, Kampala, Uganda
  • Kunle Awosika, Country Director – Microsoft Kenya, Microsoft, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Peter Kamunya, Technical Manager, Southern Engineering (SECO), Mombasa, Kenya
  • Uma Nambiar, Advisor to the Minister of Health, Ministry of Health, Djibouti, Djibout
  • Violet Njuguna, Solutions Architect Africa, Vodafone Global Enterprise; Product Manager, Safaricom, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Zelealem Fisseha, Managing Director, ARSHO Medical Laboratories; Chairman, Ethiopia Medical Facilities Association, & Addis Ababa Private Health Facility Association, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia