GLOBVAC webinar series: Theme: Digital Health
The webinars will build up to the postponed main GLOBVAC conference in Oslo, now planned for 20 –21 April 2021
Intro by Jon Øyvind Odland, Professor of Global Health, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Theme: Digital Health
14:05-14:20 Anders Aune, Norwegian University of Science and Technology: Picterus – Smartphone based monitoring of jaundice in newborns. Detecting bilirubin in skin of newborns by using camera on mobile phone.https://picterus.com/
14:20-14:35 Tone Øderud, SINTEF - Applied Research, Technology and Innovation: new hearing service in Tanzania. Use of game technology and development of head-sets for school-based screening of hearing, and service innovation for scale-up.
14:35-14:50 Rozina Feroz Ali, Interactive Research & Development (IRD-Pakistan): Validating a mobile Decision Support System Application Programming Interface (DSS-API) to guide front-line healthcare workers in scheduling age appropriate immunizations.
14:50-15:05 Asgeir Johannessen, Oslo University Hospital Ullevål: Treatment of chronic hepatitis B in sub-Saharan Africa: 3-year results of a pilot program in Ethiopia
15:05-15:20 Agnes Napyo Kasede, University of Bergen: Factors associated with detectable viral load among HIV-infected pregnant women on treatment in Northern Uganda: A cross-sectional study.