Breast Cancer Care mobile app

A mobile app developed to improve the management and care of breast cancer patients

Project start date : 07/10/2017

Beneficiary country : Sri Lanka

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Cancer

Fields of application

  • Telemedicine (remote diagnosis and consultations)
  • Patient monitoring and medical data

Stage of development

  • Routine project/operational

Financing method

  • Private (private investors, crowdfunding, philanthropy, etc.)

Area where the project is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Economic model(s)

  • Revenue generated by the beneficiaries/healthcare facilities

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)
  • Entire population
  • Sick people

Project objectives

  • Reduced suffering
  • Improved treatment
  • Other (please explain)

Materials used

  • Smartphone
  • Computer

Technologies used

  • Mobile telecommunications (without data connection)
  • Geolocation
  • Mobile app (Android, iOS, Windows Phone, HTML5, etc.)

About the sponsor

Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya

University of Kelaniya is one of the leading state sector universities in Sri Lanka.

Sector : Academic entities (Universities, research laboratories, etc)

Country of origin : Sri Lanka

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation



  • Arthur C Clarke Institute for Modern Technologies

    Academic entities (Universities, research laboratories, etc)

  • Mobitel Lanka PLC

    Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)