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Countries of Work
Great Lakes University of KisumuJan 2006 - PresentProfessor Emeritus, Centre of Research Excellence (2016 - Current); Founding Vice-Chancellor and Full Professor (2006-2016).
Founding faculty member; led the growth of the university to full accreditation with student enrolment increasing from 9 in 1998 to 1800 in 2016, at the time of retirement.
Current research interests: Capacity Building; Health systems strengthening; Policy development, Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation; Community based health care; Mentoring and creating leaders in global health.
George Washington University, School of Public HealthJan 2006 - Jan 2012Visiting Professor, George Washington University, School of Public Health, U.S. Coordinated the Secretariat for Universities in Solidarity for the Health of Disadvantaged (UNISOL), with the support of UNESCO and WHO.
HIV/AIDS Research AllianceJan 2002 - Jan 2011Regional Director, Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS Research Alliance Coordinated multi-country research activities in HIV/AIDs through a network of East and Central African researchers.
Areas of Expertise
- Health management, policy and planning
- Monitoring and evaluation
- Strategy development
- Community health workers--engagement, capacity-building and retention
- Policy analysis
- Strategic communications for engaging with community stakeholders for health