Chris Seebregts


Dr Chris Seebregts is the founder and Chief Executive of Jembi Health Systems NPC. He is a digital health professional with a background in biomedical research, computer science and information systems. After completing a PhD in medical biochemistry at the University of Cape Town, he studied computer science and software engineering while establishing the Biomedical Informatics Research Division at the South African Medical Research Council. He started Jembi as a project within the MRC and spun it out as a separate organisation in 2005. He currently leads the MRC - Jembi Collaborating Centre for Digital Health Innovation and is an Honorary Research Associate in the School of Public Health and Family Medicine at the University of Cape Town.
University of Cape Town
  • CSIR
  • DSI
  • Covid-19