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Patricia Mechael


Patricia Mechael is managing the strategic integration of mobile phones to achieve the Millenium Development Goals for health in ten countries in Africa, within the Millennium Villages Project at the Earth Institute at Columbia University. Dr. Mechael has been actively involved in the field of International Health for over 13 years with experience in over 25 countries. Dr. Patricia Mechael has worked on mHealth initiatives with a broad range of institutions beginning in 2001 when she began her doctoral studies exploring health-related uses of mobile phones in her native country Egypt.

Interviews with Patricia Mechael
Patricia Mechael on mHealth, or mobile health, in Africa