Dr. Mamadou Sidibe

40 – Kouramangui

What Are You Most Passionate About?

My family, my community, health, learning.

Who Is Your Hero? Why?

Lansana Conté, the second president of Guinea. He was a good and devout man who did great things to ease ethnic tensions and promote unity.

What Is Your Favorite Sound?

The Muslim call to prayer in the morning! A great way to start the day.

What Project Would A Laptop Help You With?

I am the only doctor in my small Guinean village. Our medical/patient records are all hard copies and are very unorganized.

Short Description Of Project

I am responsible for the medical care of over 10,000 people- in my community and surrounding villages. Patient care hinges on organization.

How Would A Laptop Help You?

Patient education, research, giving trainings, records, photo storage, file sharing amongst other health professionals, grant proposals.

What Languages do you speak?

French, Pular, Malinke

Given a choice, would you prefer a Mac or PC?