18 - 19 April 2012
InterContinental Hotel, Nairobi, Kenya
Dr. Marasi Mwencha
Senior M-Health Advisor, John Snow International, USA
Dr. Marasi Mwencha has over 10 years of experience in international development and health including work on USAID, CDC and GFATM funded projects. He has a strong background in health economics and public health and specific strengths in the supply chain management of essential health commodities.He is the Senior mHealth Advisor for John Snow, Inc. (JSI) where he serves as the technical lead for JSI's mHealth work. In that role, he oversees the application, review and evaluation of agreed-upon technical approaches and tools to support JSI's mHealth projects. Marasi is also concurrently a Technical Manager on the USAID | DELIVER PROJECT where he is responsible for providing technical oversight to the Project's work in various countries. Prior to joining JSI, Marasi served several roles with direct responsibility in supply chain management and research such as with Management Sciences for Health (MSH) as a Principal Advisor on the Supply Chain Management Systems (SCMS) Project. He has also worked with the Institute of Human Virology (IHV) and MEDTAP International. Marasi has a Healthcare focused MBA from the George Washington University and a Bachelor in Science from the University of North Carolina.
Interactive Panel on m-Health Applications Across Several Countries