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MamaOpe Medicals is a device and software company based in Uganda that develops innovative solutions to improve access to quality health care for people in low resource settings, giving them a fair chance at life.Using our innovative health solutions, the everyday person is able to not only survive but thrive in life.


To bridge the gap in detection and management of respiratory infections using simple and intuitive digital tools.

Our Team

Our Story



Ideation and Ignition, Won runner up prize at Big Ideas Competition by University of California Berkeley


First Prototype

Non functional prototype developed for concept validation.


Need Finding

Need finding study conducted among clinicians and community health workers in Iganga district, Uganda. MamaOpe Medicals Ltd incoporated in Uganda. 2nd prototype Iteration done. Participated in Africa Prize for engineering organised by the Royal Acacdemy of Engineering, won pitch@palace. Awarded utility model in Uganda. Partnership with Resilient Africa Network


P.O.C Prototype

Development of proof of concept prototype, end user concept evaluation. Partnership with Villgro Kenya


Device verification

Device verification in simulation Lab,Safety and performance protocols developed, Research collaboration with University of Liverpool and Uganda ministry of ICT


Industrial Design

Industrial design and alpha prototype development.