Mobile Health Intern
Dimagi, Inc., Cape Town, South Africa
- Attended training and collaboration meetings with Dimagi staff to learn how to use CommCare, a customizable, open source mHealth platform that supports frontline workers, and to help design, implement, and maintain highly-tailored applications for public health organizations working in low-resource settings.
- Designed and tested the Android portion of a new application for HIV treatment defaulter tracing for the Small Projects Foundation.
- Researched and compiled recommendations for improving Dimagi’s training modules and help site in order to better introduce CommCare to new users and organizations and improve user experience.
- Produced a demonstration video and corresponding blog post about the ILSGateway Truck Driver mobile app, an application tracking shipment of essential drugs for Tanzania’s Ministry of Health and Social Welfare. The video and summary have been used for business development in Sub-Saharan Africa and across Dimagi’s social media channels.