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Dr. Alain Labrique

Johns Hopkins University
Director, mHealth Initiative
Baltimore, Maryland
Dr. Alain Labrique is the founding director of the Johns Hopkins University Global mHealth Initiative, a multi-disciplinary consortium of over 130 projects engaged in mHealth innovation and research across the Johns Hopkins system. An infectious disease epidemiologist, with training in molecular biology and over a decade of field experience running large population-based research studies, Dr. Labrique holds joint appointments in the Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, the Department of Community-Public Health in the School of Nursing and the Division of Health Informatics at the School of Medicine. Dr. Labrique is lead investigator in several research projects measuring the impact of mobile information and communications technologies on improving maternal, neonatal and infant outcomes in resource-limited settings, primarily in South Asia. In 2011 Dr. Labrique was recognized as one of the Top 11 mHealth Innovators. Dr. Labrique serves as an mHealth and Technical Advisor to several international and global health agencies, including the World Health Organization, Unicef, USAID and the mHealth Alliance.

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, September 17

2:00pm EDT