Bonaventure DzekemUChicago Obama Scholars 2018-2019
Founder, Keafon Health and Chief Medical Officer, HSPC-Cameroon
Bonaventure is Chief Medical Officer at Health Services Partner Cameroon, a nonprofit organization involved in the provision of healthcare services in Kumba-Cameroon. He works to improve access to healthcare through outreach programs in remote areas, establishing community-centric health insurance schemes, and increasing access to mobile health technology. A physician and social entrepreneur, Bonaventure founded Keafon Health, a group of Cameroonian medical doctors and allied healthcare workers seeking to improve patient satisfaction and engagement by providing online healthcare services through various online platforms, from simple messages and phone calls to video consultations and online prescriptions.