Curriculum Vitae

Uwe Wahser
c/o giz Kenya Health Sector Programme
P.O Box 41607
00100 Nairobi, Kenya
Tel.: ++254 706 97 45 97
eMail: uwe@wahser.de
Web: uwe.wahser.de
Personal Data:
born 25.5.1967
in Duisburg, Germany
marital status married, 2 sons
sex male

Professional Background:
since 2015 Development Worker, technical assistance for implementating a busines intelligence stack for the national health insurance provider of Kenya.
National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) Gmbh - Kenyan Health Sector Program, Nairobi, Kenya
1999 - 2015 Business Intelligence Developer, implementation and maintenance of the datawarehouse and reporting- and planning-system for a financial service provider under SAP-BW.
MLP Finanzdienstleistungen AG, Heidelberg.
1998 - 1999 Research assistant, co-ordination of informatics activities with the research project in Burkina Faso.
Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, Universität Heidelberg
1996 - 1998 Research assistant, organization of the informatics section in a rural health systems research project, village cartography, restructuring of a longitudinal demographic database, training of staff.
Projet Recherche-Action Pour l'Amélioration des Soins de Santé (PRAPASS), Universität Heidelberg / Ministère de la Santé, Nouna, Burkina Faso
June 1996 Study on data literacy of health workers at the district management and the health unit levels.
Western Uganda Basic Health Services, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) / Ministry of Health, Fort Portal, Uganda.
1995 - 1996 Research assistant, installation and maintenance of a Novell LAN, general user support, automation of standard office procedures, hard- and software maintenance.
Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, Universität Heidelberg
1994 5 months hospitation, design of an adapted health information system.
Western Uganda Basic Health Services, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) / Ministry of Health, Fort Portal, Uganda.
January 1994 Teaching assistance "Introduction into MS-DOS, Windows, WinWord and Excel" for participants of the masters course "Community Health".
Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, Universität Heidelberg
1992 - 1994 Research assistant, design of a database for the administration of doctoral procedures.
Faculty of Medicine, Universität Heidelberg

Freelance Projects:
2003 - 2009 Design and implementation of the national planning- and reporting system for the harmonization of the nationwide AIDS-programmes
Health Focus GmbH, Potsdam / Comité National de Lutte contre le SIDA, Conakry, Guinea

Educational Background:
1989 - 1995 Medical Informatics,
Universität Heidelberg / Fachhochschule Heilbronn, Germany
Degree: Diplom-Informatiker der Medizin
1984 - 1987 Stiftsgymnasium Xanten, Germany
Degree: Abitur (A-Level)
1983 - 1984 Nooksack Valley Highschool, WA, USA
Degree: Highschool Diploma
1977 - 1983 Stiftsgymnasium Xanten

Civil Service (as substitute to draft):
1987 - 1989 Nursing and teaching,
Bönninghardtschule, School for the Mentally Disabled,
Wesel County, Germany

Expatriate Experience:
since 2015 2 years development work, Nairobi, Kenya
2004 - 2009 regular short term deployments (2 to 4 weeks), Conakry, Guinea
2003 2 weeks project feasability study, Conakry, Guinea
1996 - 1998 2 years project assistance, Nouna, Burkina Faso
1996 1 month research, Fort Portal, Uganda
1994 5 months hospitation, Fort Portal, Uganda
1983 - 1984 Exchange student, Washington State, USA

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