An Invitation to the Global Handwashing Partnership's Webinar: Mobile Health (mHealth) Messages to Facilitate Handwashing with Soap Behavior Change

10 January, 2019

Dear Colleagues,

Join the Global Handwashing Partnership (GHP [https://globalhandwashing.org/] ), Johns Hopkins University (JHU), and United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for a webinar on February 7th, 9.30am EDT (GMT -5), focusing on Mobile Health (mHealth) Messages to Facilitate Handwashing with Soap Behavior Change.

The CHoBI7 (Cholera-Hospital-Based-Intervention for 7 Days) program began as a multi-partner intervention to reduce the incidence of cholera in household contacts of cholera patients presenting at the iccdr,b hospital in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Dr. Christine Marie George, the program’s Principal Investigator, will present on the program and the results of a randomized controlled trial to assess the effectiveness of mHealth messaging as an Innovative tool to facilitate WASH behavior change in Bangladesh.

Join the webinar to learn more about our new Ask the GHP series and send us your questions about mobile messaging for handwashing behavior change by using #AskTheGHP on Twitter or Facebook.

We look forward to having you join us on February 7th. Please register here: https://bit.ly/2F3w9DF and kindly distribute across your networks. Dial-in instructions will be provided for all registered participants, and a recording will be posted after the event. Please direct enquiries to contact@globalhandwashing.org.

Best regards,

Ebuwa Evbuoma, MB;BS | Knowledge Management Technical Officer, Global Handwashing Partnership

1825 Connecticut Avenue NW | Washington, DC 20009

O: 202.884.8837 | eevbuoma@fhi360.org

HIFA profile: Ebuwa Evbuoma is Knowledge Management Technical Officer at the Global Handwashing Partnership Secretariat-FHI 360 in the USA. Professional interests: The intersection of communications, user experience design, data and policy for problem solving in global health. Tools, guidance and resources to support improved handwashing programming as an avenue for greater development, globally. eevbuoma AT fhi360.org