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Countries of Work
African Platform on Human Resources for HealthMar 2012 - PresentAs Chief executive officer, give leadership to all Platform activities under oversight of the Governing Board. Implement all delegated functions and responsibilities by the Chairman and the Steering Committee. Be accountable for the successful implementation of the strategies, plans and daily running of the Platform. In line with the MOU signed with the Hosting Institution be responsible for staffing of the Secretariat within the approved establishment. Represent the Platform in the relevant meetings and structures as required. Generate all Platform documents for consideration by the Executive Committee and the Governing Board.
African Centre for Global Health and Social Transformation (ACHEST)Jul 2011 - PresentDirector Policy and Strategy. Leading ACHEST work undertakings in: Health policy and strategy analysis; Strengthening African engagement in global health; Tracking and sharing lessons in health development; Supporting institutional capacity building for better health outcomes; Working on other institutional undertakings as need arises and as assigned.
World Health OrganizationAug 2003 - May 2011Health Systems Adviser holding post of Scientist. Hands on involvement with other senior colleagues in the development of a program of work of the department of health systems policies and operations, especially as regards WHO's support to countries to improve policy development, strategic planning and management capacity of health systems institutions at all levels.
Areas of Expertise
- Civil society engagement
- Strengthening linkages between community health and PHC
- Financing for PHC and community health (preventive, promotive, and curative care
- Health management, policy and planning
- Monitoring and evaluation
- Stakeholder engagement
- Health management information systems
- Policy analysis
- Political economy analysis
- Design and organization of service delivery models that include PHC and community health services
- Service delivery networks
- Strategic communications for engaging with community stakeholders for health