CONFERENCE “Breaking Barriers : Gender Equity in Digital Health” 10th October 2024

CONFERENCE “Breaking Barriers : Gender Equity in Digital Health” 10th October 2024

The 2024 Conference of the Global South e-Health Observatory (ODESS) will be held on 10 October 2024 on the central theme of “Breaking Barriers : Gender Equity in Digital Health”.

The event will bring together people working in the field, researchers and institutions from the digital health ecosystem to discuss the impact of digital technologies on gender equity in healthcare systems in developing countries at various round tables. It will also be an opportunity to discover the 2024 laureates and listen to their stories.

As every year, the event will be streamed and replayed, in French and English, on this page, the Observatory’s Youtube channel and the Fondation Pierre Fabre’s social networks.

Conference programme

  • 10h00 : OPENING
  • 10h05 : INTRODUCTION : Gender and health
  • 10h20 : PANEL DISCUSSION 1 : How can digital health help reduce gender inequalities?
  • 11h05 : SHARING EXPERTISE : Gender bias and AI
  • 11h25 : PRESENTATION OF THE LAUREATES 2024 (PART1)
  • 14h15 : PANEL DISCUSSION 2 : Using digital to empower women in healthcare
  • 15h15 : PRESENTATION OF THE LAUREATES 2024 (PART2)
  • 16h10 : CLOSING KEYNOTE