African Health Initiative

Lola Adedokun, M.P.H.
Director for the African Health Initiative and Program Director for Child Well-being
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McKenzie Bennett
Associate for the African Health Initiative and Program Associate for Child Well-being
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The African Health Advisory Council provides advice and guidance to the foundation staff on the African Health Initiative.

African Health Advisory Council Members

Ties Boerma, MD, PhD
Director, Department of Measurement and Health Information Systems
World Health Organization

Jo Ivey Boufford, MD
President, New York Academy of Medicine
Foreign Secretary, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

Mickey Chopra, MD, PhD
Global Solutions Lead: Service Delivery, Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice
World Bank

Alex Ezeh, PhD
Executive Director
African Population and Health Research Center

Roger I. Glass, MD, PhD
Director, Fogarty International Center
National Institutes of Health

Demissie Habte, MD
Former International Director
James P. Grant School of Public Health
BRAC University

Charles Hongoro, PhD
Research Director, Health Systems Financing
Population Health, Health Systems and Innovation

Marian Jacobs, MD
Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Cape Town

Adetokunbo O. Lucas, MD
Adjunct Professor of International Health
Harvard School of Public Health

Cheikh Mbacke, PhD
Independent Consultant

David Sanders, MBChB, DCH, MRCP, DTPH
Founding Director and Professor
School of Public Health, University of Western Cape