Dr. Afshan Akhtar Product Outbound Lead | MBBS

Afshan is a graduate of Aga Khan University and has strong experience with digital health programs and apps. Afshan’s agility and can-do attitude helps the team translate healthcare processes into achievable product goals.

I collaborate in:

  • Anticoagulation therapy with Warfarin and INR monitoring


    Approximately 2 million people in the U.S. who are prescribed warfarin annually, 35,000 to 45,000 individuals go to hospital emergency rooms with warfarin-related adverse drug events. Build-a-Care app provides INR test result scheduling, INR test result reviewing, Warfarin dose adjustment and alerts

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  • Preventive cardiology


    “Every 40 seconds, someone in the United States will have a myocardial infarction. [1]” Considering the massive burden of cardiovascular diseases in the US, Build-a-Care is not only working to improve outcomes for patients affected by heart diseases, it is also extending care beyond hospitals and into communities by leading preventative care for cardiology.

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  • Medical home for treatment of congenital heart disease


    “Approximately 40,000 births per year in the United States are affected by congenital heart disease [1].” This leads to increased demand for continuous, comprehensive and coordinated care. With Build-a-Care, a holistic care model is adopted which allows for personalized and timely care.

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Other Team Members

  • M. Ali Nasim

    CEO, Ephlux | Connected Enterprise | Customer Experience | Strategist & Technologist

    Ali is a ‘connected enterprise’, ‘customer experience’ and 'low-code no-code' thought leader...

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  • Umair Ahmed

    Product Manager | Solution Architect

    Umair brings 11 years of deep solution architecture experience esp. for HealthTech platforms across...

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  • Mayera Tufail

    Clinical Lead | MBBS

    Mayera is following her path as an MPH candidate at UGM, specializing in public health informatics...

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  • Syeda Fatima Raza

    Digital Health Analyst | MBBS

    Dr. Syeda Fatima Raza is a Medical Doctor and Research Associate with a focus on digital health....

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  • Afshan Akhtar

    Product Outbound Lead | MBBS

    Afshan has strong experience with digital health programs and apps. Afshan's agility and can-do...

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  • Bisma Asif

    Full-Stack Development Engineer

    Bisma has expanded her skills and is now a full-stack developer, proficient in both front-end and...

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  • Muhammad Awais

    Sr. Product Development Lead

    Awais brings years of rich experience developing IoT and ML driven patient experience and value...

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