Dr Cathy Mwangi
Dr Cathy Mwangi – Founder and Chief Executive Officer, mHealth Kenya
Dr. Cathy Mwangi is a senior health executive experienced in providing business and technology solutions for organizations in the US and Kenya, with over 20 years’ experience in business and health management.
Cathy has been privileged to work with some of the finest academic and health institutions, i.e. Computer Career Institute at Johns Hopkins University; University of Maryland Medical Systems; Georgetown University Hospital; NextGen Health Systems; Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi; Strathmore University; CDC Foundation and mHealth Kenya.
Cathy is currently the CEO for mHealth Kenya. She has managed national mHealth projects in partnership with the Ministry of Health, Kenya Medical Supply Authority, Kenya National Blood Transfusion Services, National AIDS and STI Control Program and the Kenyan Emergency Operations Center.
Cathy was awarded ICT Woman of the Year 2014 and ICT Leadership Award 2015 by the ICT Association of Kenya at the ICT Value Awards. mHealth Kenya under her leadership has won Best Use of ICT in Health both in 2014 and 2015 by ICTAK and Plus One Awards in Health 2015 by CIO East Africa
Cathy is a member of the Board of Directors for Morris Moses Foundation, an organization that speaks out on behalf of patients’ rights.