Holly Ladd

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Reply to Suitable GPS enabled PDAs

Sept. 16, 2010
We are currently implementing a project in Uganda that is collecting gps data and incorporating that into the forms on the phone for filed surveys. We are also capturing the photos taken as part of the survey. I would happy to speak with you directly. We have previously used a ...

Reply to MIT Team: Income Generating Projects for HIV/AIDS patients

Feb. 2, 2010
Actually, Joaquin, we never did offer the bible for our program, but some of users downloaded it to their handsets themselves! In Uganda we have provided medical text books, treatment guidelines and drug references on the mobile devices. We also package and send out continuing ed modules on specific topics ...

OpenRosa presentation by Neal Lesh

Oct. 28, 2009
Please do share with people at the meeting in Lima that the GATHERdata code was released today and is available on github.com Holly Ladd

Reply to rapidSMS, an SMS platform for health systems

Aug. 24, 2009
You may also want to consider GATHER. We are partnering with several projects using this platform to create forms for java enable phones (openrosa) at the moment but soon to other phone os's. GATHER gives you the capacity to collect large amounts of data on a single or multiple forms ...

Reply to Internet-based systems to report malaria cases in Ethiopia

June 25, 2009
Hi everyone -- We have just completed the development of a platform called GATHER that was designed as an open source tool to enable the use of cellular networks for data collection, alert generation and reporting. We tested GATHER in Uganda with 20 health centers reporting weekly disease surveillance data ...

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