Chris

Purdy

Deputy Director, Digital Health and Monitoring

PSI

Chris Purdy is GBS’s Sr. Program Manager who focuses on the design and deployment of digital health solutions in support of consumer-powered healthcare. He is the co-lead of the Connecting with Sara (CWS) initiative to increase access to and personalize the delivery of quality health information using technology. Chris has spent the last 8 years implementing data use systems and mobile applications in LMICs. He splits his time between Pittsburgh and Nairobi and holds a Masters of Science in Health Systems from Johns Hopkins University.

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Accelerating Progress Toward Resilient, Responsive Health Systems

Farai Chieza, PSI’s Regional Representative for Eastern and Southern Africa and Michael Chommie, PSI Myanmar’s Country Representative interviewed Alex Ergo, PSI’s Health Systems Director, to discuss why health systems strengthening (HSS) is the bedrock

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Using DHIS2 to power PEPFAR HIV programs and SRH programs in Central America & the Caribbean

How PSI combines DHIS2 Tracker with vouchers, chatbots and custom apps to help promote access to HIV and SRH health services. This piece was originally featured on the DHIS2 blog. By

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Tracking Outbreaks With Social Media Chatbots

By Shwetha Srinivasan, M&E Associate, Hoa Nguyen, Research Coordinator, PSI Vietnam and Bram Piot, Sr. Surveillance & Monitoring Advisor The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the need for innovative surveillance

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This Father’s Day, Skip the Tie. Give Men Support

By Nina Hasen, Vice President, HIV and TB Programs, PSI and Shawn Malone, Project Director, Breaking the Cycle – South Africa, PSI  This Father’s Day, PSI wants to go beyond thanking all the dads out there

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Stepping Up Self-Care and Digital Health to End AIDS

The HIV Self-Testing Africa (STAR) Initiative is a Unitaid-funded project, led by Population Services International (PSI), to catalyze the global market for HIV self-testing (HIVST), generate evidence for decision-making and

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Beverly Winikoff, MD, MPH, the President of Gynuity Health Projects

For Health Impact, Fix the System

January 2021 marked the exciting start of a new term for PSI’s Board of Directors. We are conducting interviews with the Board members, delving into

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