Regional Action through Data

Regional Action through Data

Project Overview

The objective of this 5-year, USAID project is to expand the utilization of innovative analytics and information systems in Sub-Saharan Africa for decision-making. Duke-Margolis team members analyzed how big data, crowd-sourcing and electronic patient records can disrupt current care delivery models by changing how and why the data are collected, analyzed and used.

Funder: USAID

Duke Lead: Duke Global Health Innovation Center

Project Team


Krishna Udayakumar, MD, MBA

Director of Post-Graduate Education Initiatives, Margolis Center
Associate Professor of Global Health and Medicine
Margolis Executive Core Faculty
2020 Intern Mentor

Jonathan Gonzalez-Smith

Jonathan Gonzalez-Smith, MPAff

Assistant Research Director