Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Artificial intelligence (AI) presents immense opportunities to enhance access, quality, and efficiency of healthcare delivery in resource-constrained environments across Africa. As pioneers of digital innovation, the African Digital Health Research Institute (ADHRI) aims to responsibly deploy AI technologies in the following ways:

While adopting AI, ADHRI will prioritize security, transparency, and user trust. AI deployment will be gradual, evidence-based, and designed to augment (not replace) healthcare professionals. Overall, ADHRI sees AI as a pivotal emerging technology to assist overburdened health systems across Africa.