Category Archives: Healthcare professionals

Intelligence Artificielle pour la eSante/ Artificial Intelligence for eHealth

This year again, the WeObservatory and Zero Mothers Die were present at the eHealth University in Castres, France, 3-5 July. With more than 800 participants from 17 countries, and all presentations translated in English and French, the theme 2018 “Artificial Intelligence for eHealth” has demonstrated a crucial need of more research and education. Surprisingly, a huge poster of last year’s presentation of the activities conducted in Nigeria by Chinomso Ibe, was hanging in the showroom! The event ended with the recognition of Efelya, a recent initiative for maternal health in the world, winning the Price of the Internauts!
L ‘ Intelligence artificielle dans tous ses états a brillé pendant les trois jours de l Université eSante à Castres du 3 au 5 Juillet 2018. En commençant par une journée au Centre Hospitalier sur le thème de la formation en eSante, les projets de l Observatoire de formation des sages-Femmes à CASA au Mexique et du MOOC Hypertension à l HEDS de Genève, ont contribué à affirmer le besoin de formation initiale à la eSante. L ‘ atelier « vaccination et la eSante » organisé par Valerie Sauterey de Altran, a montré l importance des réseaux sociaux et des solutions mobiles. L’ Intelligence Artificielle pour la santé maternelle a été présentée par Dr Jordi Serrano Pons avec Zero Mothers Die et par Florine Duplessis avec Efelya, grande gagnante du prix des internautes!

Women influencers in eHealth

Since 2014, the WeObservatory has had the opportunity to meet with women influencers in eHealth through their professional activities and positions. They share their views and expertise at international conferences and in scientific publications. They contribute to women’s empowerment in eHealth.  The list is updated every year. You are an influencer in eHealth, contact us!

Discover them here :


Happy International Nurses Day!

Happy International Nurses Day! Our Nurses innovate for their patients around the world!

They are inventors, developers, researchers for Telemedicine in USA and Peru, a Virtual Nurse for women living with HIV in Canada, a Mobile Maternal Health in Nigeria, a video for children with diabetis in Spain, an eBook for Diabetis footcare in Kosovo, Telehealth network for Elderly and radio podcasters in the Philippines, and a mobile application for vaccination in Australia.

Visit their projects and others more here:

And their success stories and awards here:


Happy International Midwives’ Day!

Happy IMD!

From Mexico, Morrocco,Netherlands, Switzerland, Mongolia, Japan and Australia, Midwives innovate with new technologies! eLearning programme at CASA in Mexico provides ICT skills to students in midwifery, a website and video helps migrant mothers to register to pre-natal courses in + 47 languages in Lausanne with Pan Milar. Mobile apps support twinning programs in Netherlands, Morroco, Japan and Mongolia and connect midwives to pregnant mothers. The daily work of midwives in Bangladesh and Moldova is wonderfully illustrated by the photos of Miriam, midwife in Australia.

Visit their projects in pink circles here:, and here:
Interviews and photos here:

Visit to midwives in Ulanbataar, 18 April 2018.

Midwives Reducing Obesity in Mongolia is one of the actively ongoing projects at WeObservatory, implementing the Happy Baby, Happy Mom App is one of the main tasks at the moment. Just a couple of days ago, Mrs Amelie Moritz, Programs Manager and Communications at the Sanofi Espoir Foundation – the foundation that provided the funds to developing the App by Universal Doctor –  visited the midwives of the Mongolian Midwives Association (MMA) that are using the Happy Baby, Happy Mom mobile application for pregnant women to get some more feedback and discuss details for future improvements.  The mobile App is planned to be published in english in the coming weeks. 


WeMOOCs 2018 are published in a new format!

New MOOCs on Women’s health and technologies, selected by our experts, in English , French and Spanish, are published: 
After the Infographic, the WeMOOCs benefit of the new visual of the WeObservatory, making the lists of courses easier to read and more attractive.
Specialised sections are dedicated to Nurses, Patients, Mobiles, and Vaccinology.
A new section for Geographical Information Systems (GIS) provides courses to support our partnership with Health GeoLab Collaborative in Manila, Philippines (
All MOOCs are FREE!