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Dr. Felix Sukums

Dr. Felix Sukums

Dr. Felix Sukums holds Bachelor of Science, and Masters of Science in Computer Science both from the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and completed his doctoral study in Medical Informatics at the University of Heidelberg in Germany, 2016.

He is a faculty, researcher and consultant at the Directorate of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) of the Muhimbili University of Health Allied Sciences (MUHAS) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

He  has  conducted  a  number  of  researches  in ICT and   other   public   health   fields   and   disseminated   his research work widely in 12 peer reviewed research articles, research/consultancy reports and a number of local and international conferences.

He has been working in ICT industry for the past 18 years and participated or led a number of research and consultancies in information systems and digital health including the assessment of the implementation of Tanzania eHealth Strategy 2013-2018 and development of the Tanzania Digital Health Strategy 2019-2024. Dr. Sukums is currently a member of the Tanzania National Digital Health Steering Committee.

His areas of interest include digital health, information system adoption and usability, and eLearning systems.

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    Digital health, health informatics, health information system, eLearning


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