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TecSalud @ the Global Digital Health Forum (Washington, D.C


  • FHI360 Conference Center 1825 Connecticut Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20009 United States (map)
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TecSalud is participating in five sessions at the 2018 Global Digital Health Forum in Washington, D.C. - one of the world’s leading digital health conferences.

Please visit the conference website to access the full agenda. And if you’d like to connect in DC, send us a note!

Digital health in Latin America and the Caribbean: Health system, funder, and NGO perspectives

Moderated by TecSalud’s CEO Christina Jeffrey, panelists from the Ministry of Health in Belize, the Carlos Slim Foundation, the Inter-American Development Bank’s health technology innovation team, and an international NGO’s CTO will discuss how they have built and sustained digital health tools across the region. Monday, December 10 from 11:45 to 1:00.

Technology for disaster relief: Managing health volunteers, clinical teams and supplies

TecSalud’s CEO Christina Jeffrey will join Guatemala-based Emergency Response coordinator Jade Parker-Manderson to share their experiences building disaster response technology during Guatemala’s volcano relief efforts. Monday, December 10 from 2:15 to 3:30.

Appy Hour

TecSalud’s Director of Programs José David Cure will demo a mobile application built by TecSalud for the Ministry of Health in Belize and the Inter-American Development Bank. Powered by CommCare, the application is being used in hospitals in Belize to support continuous quality improvement. Monday, December 10 from 5:30 to 6:30.

Delivering beautiful and healthy babies, with a little help from digital health

Moderated by TecSalud’s COO Gillian Javetski, panelists from Dimagi, FHI360, and D-Tree International will talk about their experiences building digital tools for one of the most high-risk and stressful places in the world: the delivery room. Tuesday, December 11 from 9:00 to 10:15.

Navigating pricing for your digital health technologies

In this 75-minute workshop, TecSalud’s CEO Christina Jeffrey and COO Gillian Javetski will provide participants with tangible skills to strategically design and optimize their software budgets for their digital health programs. Tuesday, December 11 from 10:45 to 12:00.