An interview with Dr Samira Asma of the World Health Organization
Published Tue 5 Apr 2022
Techerati interviews Dr Samira Asma, Assistant Director General for Data, Analytics and Delivery for Impact at the World Health Organization, following her speech at Tech Show London 2022.
Dr Samira talks exclusively with Techerati about the importance of data in navigating health crises, how the World Health Organization has adapted to change during the pandemic and the fundamental importance of collating data relating to life and death.
She also offers illustrations of how data has impacted communities in the field, including the WHO’s activities around tackling the problem of snakebites in certain regions.