Wiki for tropical medicine & Tablet based training for CHWs in Ghana

From the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp – Grand Ambitions in Annual Report for 2015: Development of a “Wikitropica” to extend and share its knowledge on tropical diseases with the world-wide scientific community.

From Medical Aid Films – A new partnership to introduce a new tablet-based training curriculum for nurses midwives and community health workers in Ondo State, Ghana. Covering important topics in maternal and neonatal  care the programme, the pilot programme for in-service personnel will be 12 weeks long. initially reaching 200 health workers in 18 health centres with the expectation to extending it to all the health centres in the State. Medical Aid Films will work with InStrat Health Solutions, Digital Campus and mPowering Frontline Health Workers in collaboration with Ondo State.

Jean Shaw. Phi

 

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About jgreigshaw

I work with Partnerships in Health Information which promotes partnership between libraries in Africa and the UK with an emphasis in African leadership. I have visited Kenya, Mali, Uganda and Zambia though Phi has contacts in many more African countries.
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