A Public Health Specialist with more than 8 years hands on experience in Expanded Programme on Immunization, Disease Surveillance, Emergency Preparedness and Response programs. Strategic leadership skills with proven ability in programme strategic planning especially in conflict and post conflict recovery resource challenged country. Solution driven with adequate knowledge and experience in Health service delivery approaches and strategies (Basic Package of Health Services and Essential Package of Health Services)
While this experience remain pivotal, I also look forward to an environment where my knowledge coupled with my innate qualities, talents, skills, and energy can also be bridled and harnessed to contribute to the growth and success of the organization, as well as the general wellbeing of society.
Self-motivated Public Health Professional with growing interest in Health Systems and Infectious Disease Control. More than 8years of experience working in the field of public health.
Deputy Surveillance Coordinator
Disease Prevention & Control/ Ministry of Health
From September 2014
Work in close collaboration with the Division of Disease Prevention and Control in the coordination, supervision, and management of disease surveillance activities in accordance with the International Disease Surveillance & Response (IDSR) Guidelines. At the same time, the coordinator will provide technical support for the planning, implementation, monitoring, supervision, data collection, collation, investigation, analyses and reporting of all surveillance activities as required; as well as collaborate with other Divisions in surveillance and county health teams and other health partners in the country. Primary Tasks: Supervise the collection, collation, analyses and circulation of epidemiological data received from the 15 counties to all partners; Collaborate with other health partners to verify rumours of outbreaks and initiate timely investigation and report to requisite authority for prompt interventions Ensure that reportable diseases requiring samples collection are reported with specimens collected and sent on time Take periodic visit to the National Reference Laboratory to obtain results for all specimens investigated and put in place a robust feedback system Provide technical support to county surveillance teams during an outbreak situation and participate in response activities Coordinate with HMIS, FHD, etc. to harmonize quarterly maternal and newborn deaths data……..
Qualifications & Certifications
Masters Degree in Public Health with emphasis in Epidemiology
Cuttington University Graduate School