Healthcare Social Media South Africa
Our Thought Leaders
Thank you to the hcsmSA thought-leaders for sharing their expert insight about digital health in South Africa.
Established in Johannesburg in 1965 Malcolm Lyons founded the first legal firm in South Africa to specialize in Personal Injury Law …read more..
Lawrence Sherman is a global continuing medical education expert with a proven history of designing, developing, implementing and evaluating strategic Continuing Medical Education (CME) and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) activities around the world.
Specialties:Comprehensive dynamic and ongoing needs assessments, mutli-modal, multiple-media CME/CPD activities, educational collaboration, global CME/CPD… read more
Digital Disruption and Entrepreneurship
Expert Advisor on Digital Innovation and Startups
InfectionControl.tips is a dynamic website featuring the latest news for disease and infection. With input from around the world, they aid in the advancement of new policies, technologies, trends, and discoveries. Help contribute in building this resource to make a difference within your community and worldwide…read more..
Kerry Hackeson, originally from the United Kingdom established the first residential care and respite facility for the special needs community in Midrand in Gauteng, She is an expert in early intervention and special needs.
Shariefa is the regional director for Inspiring Women Gauteng and her aim is to provide a place which empowers women in South Africa. She is the author of teaching bead work skills to underprivileged communities.
Lecturer Dept Oral Rehabilitation – Witwatersrand University
Dental surgeon with background in Biotechnology Mergers and aquisition and novel product development feasibility studies and think-tank solutions, BIOMEDICAL and biotech, prosthodontics and emerging digital health technology.
Medical Expert and University Registrar (WITS University)
Dr. Mark Slabbert
Personalized Medicine (USA)
Full Spectrum Training and Experience in Patient Care, Teaching, Research and Administration: Dr. Mascia is experienced in Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Prevention and Care from Grass Roots to Academic Tertiary Care. …read more..
Michael F. Mascia MD, MPH @IHS ip
Veritas Health Care
Kobby Blay is an inspiration to the medical community in Ghana and has expertise in nursing, working with some of the mos challenging cases which include those with Ebola.
Founder of #hcsmGH (Ghana), Founder of Ghana Health Nest
Dr Roy Kim is an expert plastic surgeon based in San Francisco, USA. He specializes in reconstructive procedures and also volunteers for the Operation of Hope missions in Africa providing corrective facial surgeries to patients in need. The shortage of medical facilities and trained specialists is often challenging, Dr Kim shares his views about how digital health could help to change that.
Dr. Roy Kim
Katinka Kruger is an international fitness champion and an expert in fitness and healthcare in South Africa. Connected wearables like the fit-bit and Nike+ that track our daily routine are revolutionizing fitness. She shares her views on how you can incorporate digital technology into your daily routine to live a healthier life.
Aneesa is a powerful living example of how overcoming the stigma of people living with a disability is possible. She is a very student at the Johannesburg University studying psychology.
Dr Raphael Grossman is an international expert in the integration of emerging technology such as Google Glass in surgery and medical education. He is a respected pioneer from Singularity to Stanford University.
Global Expert – BIO-Digital Artist
Kasia Molga is a thought-leader in digital art innovation and how digital art can be used to measure the molecular changes in biology.
Leonard Ngobeni is a powerful thought-leader and role model in the South African youth and beyond. He demonstrates unimaginable bravery, wisdom from experience and breaking the rules to prove himself successful in the field of UX design, even beyond his extreme adversity …..read more..
Expert: UX Design, Patient Experience and Mobile Application Development