Computer Science

Bill Gates Discusses Software Product that USM Helped Create

In a December 2012 editorial, Bill Gates discussed digital empowerment and digitally-enabled health care, or mHealth. Calling it the "most promising mHealth project that I have seen", Gates goes on to detail the success of Motech, a mobile-phone based information system for rural health nurses in Ghana developed at USM by Computer Science faculty member Bruce Macleod in collaboration with Columbia University.

Read the full editorial here:

http://www.livemint.com/Opinion/V50SZzLeXeMDyrSmleT34I/The-optimists-timeline.html