ASHA Assist
ASHA Assist

This project focuses on rural government maternal health workers in India (called Accredited Social Health Activists, or ASHAs), using a tool called ASHA Assist to help ASHAs engage their clients in persuasive discussions about various topics related to maternal health. ASHA Assist consists of interactive videos on mobile phones, covering topics related to maternal health for use in counseling their clients.

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Publications
  • Divya Ramachandran, John Canny, Prabhu Dutta Das, and Edward Cutrell, Mobile-izing health workers in rural India, in CHI '10: Proceedings of the 28th international conference on Human factors in computing systems, ACM, New York, NY, USA, 2010