An evaluation strategy for software implementation in global health
Learning Areas:Communication and informatics
Other professions or practice related to public health
Assess a software package, identifying risk areas and hidden costs. Explain the role that the open-source community plays in software development. List the free and open-source software packages most commonly used in global health.
Keyword(s): Information Technology, Technology
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am qualified to present because I am the Director of Product Development at the Global Health Delivery Project at Harvard University and have led the team developing tools to improve the delivery of health care, leveraging free and open-source software. I have nearly 20 years of software development experience with free and commercial products in the private sector.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.