Dr Ruchi Dass is an award winning Physician from India with a Post Graduate in Public Health and with medical technology applied expertise. Dr. Dass embraced technology for the deployment of Public Health in developing countries and has been involved in several projects that seek to use mobile phones and wireless technologies to accelerate the achievement of the United Nation’s health related Millennium Development Goals across the world.
Dr Dass recently submitted a report on &amp;quot;Innovations in Healthcare that got unveiled by President of India - Shri Pranab Mukherjee himself during the ASSOCHAM 10th knowledge millennium summit. She presented at TED and is the jury to the most coveted “GSMA’s Best mHealth Innovation Awards” in Barcelona, Spain for the past 3 years. As an Advisor to Department of IT, Government of India for the Commonwealth Connects Program. She along with her company aims at bridging the economic and digital divide in Healthcare internationally to help adopt low cost healthcare solutions and systems across 53 Commonwealth countries.
Dr Dass serves on selected Advisory Boards of leading mHealth companies and is the Founder and CEO of HealthCursor Consulting Group, India working towards facilitating innovation and leadership around technology driven healthcare for the underprivileged across the World. Through their esteemed clients and partners, HealthCursor efforts have also made to the PMNCH Forum of Healthworkers @ WHO, HIMSS Innovation Community, GSMAs Best mHealth Awards jury in Barcelona, IPIHD Top innovators list with World Economic Forum and UN Millennium development goals expert committee volunteers as well.
HealthCursor Consulting Group is working with Major Healthcare Providers and technology companies in the Asia Pac and MENA region to help conceptualize and position the mHealth opportunity in diverse economies of scale.