March 5-7, 2019
The Africa Health Agenda International Conference (AHAIC) is the leading convening on Africa’s health priorities. Every AHAIC builds on past iterations, bringing more nuance and action to conversations on health in Africa. The 2017 conference in Nairobi, Kenya brought together more than 1,000 stakeholders to discuss the systems and innovations needed to enable Africa to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. AHAIC 2019 will convene stakeholders from across sectors and around the world in Kigali, Rwanda, to take forward critical conversations initiated in Nairobi, to explore what it will take for Africa to achieve Universal Health Coverage (UHC) by 2030.
December 10-11, 2018
The BID Initiative, along with other members of PATH’s Digital Health Program will be joining colleagues and collaborators from around the world for the 2018 Global Digital Health Forum.
22nd November 2018, at 16:00 hrs CAT
BLN Webinar: Building Capacity in Immunization Data Quality and Use through Mentorship – Introducing the BID Regional Mentors
The BID Learning Network invites you to a webinar presentation on “Building Capacity in Immunization Data Quality and Use through Mentorship: Introducing the BID Regional Mentors.” In its initial phase, between 2013 and 2018, the BID Initiative introduced a holistic package of interventions in Tanzania and Zambia that included information system products, data management policies, evidence-based practices, and capacity building to empower health workers at all levels of the health system toward data-driven action.
17th October 2018, at 16:00 hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to a webinar presentation on “Piloting of the e-Tracker App in the DHIS2 in The Gambia.” In 2016, the Expanded Programme on Immunization of The Gambia received a small grant from the BLN to pilot an Electronic Immunization Registry (EIR) with the main objective of strengthening the data management capacity at central and regional levels in the country.
31st July 2018, at 16:00 hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Change Management for Health Information Systems.” The global health sector has experienced a transformation with the increased use of electronic health information systems. As more countries adopt digital health solutions, appropriate strategies for managing change across the health system have become increasingly important. Join us for a lively discussion as our panelists from Ghana and Uganda share approaches, experiences and insights into implementing change management interventions for health information system adoption as well as practical ways to manage resistance to change.
20th June 2018, at 16:00 hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Lessons Learned in Change Management and Data Use.” In this webinar, the presenters will share the lessons learnt in Tanzania and Zambia during the implementation of data quality and data use interventions at district and sub-district levels. The audience is expected to learn about the use of change management tools to overcome resistance to change. The presenters will discuss the different approaches used to address resistance.
28th March 2018, at 16:00 hrs CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Electronic Immunization Registry: Lessons from Kenya.” In this webinar, the presenter will share the electronic immunization registry (EIR) implementation milestones in Kenya by providing an overview, the situation analysis process, limitations, achievements and lessons learned. The audience is expected to learn from the implementation approach that Kenya has used, its partnership program, as well as the customization and development process of the EIR.
31st January 2018, at 16:00 hours CAT
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Technology Solutions to Routine Immunization Challenges in Nigeria.” End-to-end supply chain and logistics systems are key components of successful immunization programs. However, in Nigeria, supply chain and logistics systems have encountered numerous challenges particularly on the supply side, such as incomplete and inadequate data on commodity turnover and late deliveries to primary health centers (PHCs).
20th December 2017, at 16:00 hrs CAT
BLN Webinar: Data Quality and Nominal Electronic Immunization Registries – Lessons Learned from Costa Rica
The BID Learning Network (BLN) invites you to join a webinar entitled “Data Quality and Nominal Electronic Immunization Registries: Lessons Learned from Costa Rica.” Electronic immunization registries (EIRs) have been in existence in Latin America since the late 1980s with Uruguay and Mexico being among the first countries to implement EIRs in 1987 and 1991, respectively. Since then, most of Latin America, including Costa Rica, have been working towards implementing national EIRs. In this webinar, the presenter will share Costa Rica’s experience with implementing the national EIR.
4th December - 6th December
PATH’s BID Initiative and the Digital Health (DH) program, along with other PATH country teams will actively participate and present at this years Global Digital Health Forum. The theme for this year’s forum—The Evolving Digital Health Landscape: Progress, Achievements, and Remaining Frontiers—captures the spirit of progress made in the past several years to scale digital health systems and encourages us to look critically at the continued need for innovation, as well as integration, to improve health outcomes in a changing political landscape.
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