Conference 2021 – Collaborating to transform: Lessons from the Pandemic


The 3rd Annual Health Innovations Conference, organised by the Academy for Health Innovation at The Infectious Diseases Institute, is a true testament to the resilience and ever evolving nature of the health Innovations landscape in Uganda and the world over.

The Health Innovations Conference (HIC), now in its 3rd year, is an international networking platform that brings together innovators in health, students, Medical workers, government institutions, and Organizations (local & International) with a similar cause; to drive innovations that lead to
improved access to better health care. It was born out of a need to create collaborations and partnerships around technological innovations in health. It is hosted by The Academy for Health Innovation, at the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) in Makerere University.

Access full Health Innovative Conference (HIC) 2021 report

The conference closed on a strong note with a Master clinic on Mental Health awareness in Entrepreneurship and Innovation as well as a virtual exhibition of some of the trending innovation products and projects like the Home-Based Care App, The HIV self-testing Chatbot as well as a demonstration Medical drones.

The full sessions can be accessed in the video links below to catch up for all those who were unable to catch the live event.