Chris Seebregts, PhD

South Africa

Chief Executive Officer

Dr Chris Seebregts is the founder and the current Chief Executive Officer and eHealth Director of Jembi Health Systems NPC. He is also an honorary associate professor in the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Chris has a PhD in chemical pathology from the University of Cape Town and postgraduate degrees in computer science and software engineering from the University of South Africa.

He has worked in the public and private sectors in biomedical and informatics research, information technology management and software development. He is part of the OpenMRS leadership and is recognized internationally as an expert in eHealth.

He has a vision for improved global health through the development of effective and efficient health information systems, growing partnerships and building local capacity in developing countries.