Dr Muthoni Ntonjira

Dr Muthoni Ntonjira, Managing Director, Philips East Africa

Dr Muthoni Ntonjira

Managing Director, Philips East Africa

Dr. Muthoni Ntonjira, who holds an MBA in Healthcare Management, a Master of Medicine in Anaesthesiology/Critical care, a Bachelor’s degree in Medicine and Surgery and a PhD fellow in Healthcare Management is currently the Managing Director & Health Systems District Leader for Philips East Africa based in Nairobi, Kenya. She is responsible for the overall Philips operations and the business growth agenda in Eastern Africa. Throughout her career, she has gained vast experience working across various healthcare systems and has played an active role in training healthcare personnel. In addition, she has held senior leadership positions in health care organisations for over a decade, where she has leveraged her knowledge and expertise to promote digital health and drive innovation in the industry. She collaborates with various stakeholders in the health care industry with the aim of promoting access to quality and affordable health care. Dr. Muthoni is also a member of the Kenya Society of Anaesthesiologists (KSA) and the Critical Care Society of Kenya (CCSK).

LinkedIn: Dr. Muthoni Ntonjira MD, MMed(Anaesth), MBA | LinkedIn

All Sessions by Dr Muthoni Ntonjira

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Driving Ethics & Equity through Digital Innovations: The future of Al in Global Health

Led by: WomenLift Health.

Digital innovations such as AI are rapidly evolving to become crucial components of our everyday lives: from basic technology to revolutionizing primary care, the applications of AI are widespread. This session will feature accomplished leaders and experts who are driving equitable and ethical innovation and supporting the next generation of digital health and AI leadership. Together, participants will explore steps we can take to build equity and inclusivity into tools, including by diversifying women leadership in the field.

Moderator: Joy Kamunyori, Senior Health Information Systems Advisor, USAID

1. Dr Muthoni Ntonjira, Managing Director and Health Systems District Leader, Philips East Africa
2. Dr Olivia Velez, Director of Technical Services, Center of Digital and Data Excellence, PATH
3. Fraiser Kilonzo, Cyber Security Engineering Lead, Cyber Guard Africa
4. Caroline Mbindyo, CEO, Amref Health Innovations