TulaSalud Tech

Karla Pop Molina. Karla was born in Cobán, Alta Verapaz. Her family speaks Queq’chi, so she learned it as a child. She studied accounting and at the College of Social and Legal Sciences. In the course of those studies she did an internship in a health institution and after that worked… Continue reading

Gender Equality

Gender Equality Women and young girls in Guatemala, especially those living in remote indigenous communities, often fare worse than their male counterparts in terms of poverty, access to education, and health.  These barriers further undermine their career prospects, access to and control of resources, and control over sexual and reproductive… Continue reading

Order of Canada

From Eric Peterson, president and founder of the Tula Foundation: You may have noticed that I am on the list of inductees into the Order of Canada on Canada Day. Everyone should treat this as an award to the Tula Foundation for the work we’ve all done together. I always… Continue reading

Kawok 2015 update

Related to Kawok, the community mobile health (mHealth) platform developed by TulaSalud, 2015 was a successful and busy year! Kawok was included in the primary health care strategy adopted by the Guatemalan Ministry of Health (MOH) Kawok was included in a $7.6 million project announced by Global Affairs Canada (formerly… Continue reading

TulaSalud Published Internationally

We are thrilled to see the work of TulaSalud published in the Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare. The first author is Andrés Martínez-Fernández of King Juan Carlos University in Madrid, Spain. Other authors include TulaSalud/DASAV colleagues Drs. Chen and Díaz, and TulaSalud Executive Director Isobel Lobos. Read online here: TulaSalud: an… Continue reading