Koita Centre for Digital Health at Ashoka
Koita Centre for Digital Health at Ashoka (KCDH-A) is an interdisciplinary Centre, offering robust academic and research programmes aimed at advancing and developing a fresh perspective on Digital Health. It will focus on the convergence of healthcare, genomics, information technology, and artificial intelligence revolutions. KCDH-A aspires to nurture a new generation of Digital Health thinkers, innovators, and implementers through a balanced emphasis on education and research.
The Centre will offer strong academic programmes in digital health & informatics, drive research in next generation digital health tools & solutions and create strong executive education in digital health.
KCDH-A is a joint centre of the Trivedi School of Biosciences and the Department of Computer Science at Ashoka University, established with support from Koita Foundation, a philanthropic organisation with a mission to accelerate Digital Health adoption in India.
Since 2017, Koita Foundation has launched and supported multiple national scale initiatives to help create a strong Digital Health ecosystem in India, through collaboration with government, doctors, hospitals, labs, pharmacies, health insurance companies, educational establishments, and technology companies. KCDH-A is the latest in a series of partnerships to drive academic programs, research, collaboration and professional development in Digital Health.