Board of Directors

Agnes Binagwaho, MD, M(Ped), PhD
Vice Chancellor; Former Minister of Health of Rwanda; Senior Lecturer on Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Ophelia Dahl
Co-Founder and Board Member, Partners In Health

Sheila Davis, DNP, ANP-BC, FAAN 
Board Member, UGHE; CEO, Partners In Health

Paul Farmer, MD, PhD
Chancellor;
Co-Founder and Chief Strategist, Partners In Health; Kolokotrones Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard University

Senait Fisseha, MD, JD
Director of Global Programs at the Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation

Lesley King
Chair of the Board, UGHE; Board Member, Partners In Health

Joel M. Mubiligi, MD
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Executive Director, Inshuti Mu Buzima

Carole B. Segal
Board Member, UGHE; President of the Segal Family Foundation

Faculty

Alemayehu Amberbir, MPH, PhD
Instructional Technologist, Assistant Professor 

Hellen Amuguni, DVM, MA, PhD
Visiting Faculty; Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Infectious Disease and Global Health at Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University

Matthew Ames, PhD
Instructional Technologist, Assistant Professor 

Darius Bazimya, MSc., RN
Nutrition and Early Childhood Development Coordinator (NECD)

Abebe Bekele, MD, FCS (ECSA), FACS
Deputy Vice Chancellor of Academic and Research Affaires, and Dean of the School of Medicine

Florence Akiiki Bitalabeho, MBChB
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Head of Medical Education and Training, Partners In Health/Inshuti Mu Buzima

Sylvia T. Callender-Carter, DrPH, MPH, CEAS
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Curriculum Specialist, Partners In Health/Inshuti Mu Buzima

Olivia Clarke, MSc
Faculty in Education Development and Quality Center

Mary Clisbee, EdD
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Administrator for Graduate Medical Education and Research, Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais

Alex Coutinho, MD, MPH, MS
Visiting Faculty, Faculty of Global Health Delivery

Darja Djordjevic, MD, PhD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences

Peter Drobac, MD, MPH
Advisor; Visiting Faculty, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director, Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship at the University of Oxford’s Saïd Business School

Agazi Fitsum Gebreselassie, MD, Msc
Lecturer, Center for One Health

Bethany Hedt-Gauthier, PhD
Visiting Faculty, Data-Driven Global Health Delivery: Program Monitoring and Research Methods; Assistant Professor in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School

Tayechalem Girma Moges, MA, LLM, PhD
Assistant Professor, Gender, Sexual & Reproductive Health Program, Center for Gender Equity

Phaedra Henley, PhD, MES
Director, Division of One Health

Lisa Hirschhorn, MD, MPH
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Professor of Medical Social Science at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Arsene Hobabagabo, MD, MSc
Junior Research Fellow

Kerling Israel, MD, MPH
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Senior Advisor for Medical Education, Partners In Health/Zanmi Lasante

Gloria Igihozo, MSc
Lecturer, Health Management and Global Health Delivery

Sandra Isano, MSc
Lecturer, Coordinator -CBE Global in the Department of Community Health, and Social Medicine

Marie Consolatrice Sage Ishimwe, MD, MPH
Research Faculty, Institute of Global Health Equity Research

Jean-Paul Joseph, MD, MPH
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Chief Medical Information Officer, Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais

Marc Julmisse, MPH, RN
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Chief Nursing Officer, Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais

Corine Karema, MD, MSc Epi
Visiting Faculty, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Former Division Manager–Malaria and other Parasitic Diseases, Rwanda Biomedical Center

Fredrick Kateera, MD, MSc, PhD
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director of Research, Partners In Health/Inshuti Mu Buzima

Yvonne Kayiteshonga, PhD
Visiting Faculty, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Manager–Mental Health Division, Rwanda Biomedical Center

Judy N. Khanyola
Chair, Center for Nursing and Midwifery

Kaveh Khoshnood, MPH, PhD
Associate Professor, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director, Yale Bhutan Public Health Initiative; Associate Professor, Yale School of Public Health

Catherine Kirk, MPH 
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director of Maternal and Child Health, Partners In Health/Inshuti Mu Buzima

Anil Kumar Indira Krishna, PhD
Director, Center for Executive Education

Phuoc Le, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at UCSF, Co-Director, Global Health Hospital Medicine Fellowship

Fernet Léandre, MD, MMSc-GHD
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Co-Executive Director, Partners In Health/Zanmi Lasante 

Amy Lockwood, MS, MBA
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Strategic Advisor, University of California, San Francisco Institute for Global Health Sciences 

Anatole Manzi, PhD, MPhil, MPH
Assistant Professor, Global Health Delivery, University of Global Health Equity

Dr. Ornella Masimbi, MD, MSc
Junior Faculty; Lecturer; Simulation Tracker

Alishya Mayfield, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Senior Clinical Advisor on Strategy, Partners In Health, Associate Scientist, Division of Global Health Equity, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Instructor, Harvard Medical School

Jean Baptiste Mazarati, PhD
Assistant Professor, National Reference Laboratory, Head of Biomedical Services

James McDermott, MD
Senior Lecturer, Assistant Clinical Professor & Lecturer at University of Washington, Senior member of US House of Representatives

Luke Messac, PhD
Adjunct Faculty, Principles of Global Health Equity; Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery

Christophe Millien, MD
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais

Michelle Morse, MD, MPH
Visiting Faculty, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School

Honorable Tharcisse Mpunga, MD, MSc
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Minister of State in the Ministry of Health of Rwanda

Jean Claude Mugunga, MSc, MD
Lecturer, Associate Director – Monitoring, Evaluation and Quality, Partners in Health

Louis Mujyuwisha, Md, Mmed, Pediatrician
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Clinical Medicine

Joia Mukherjee, MD, MPH
Visiting Faculty; Associate Professor of Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Director, Masters Program in Global Health Delivery, Harvard Medical School; Chief Medical Officer, Partners In Health

Jose Edouard Munyangaju, MSc
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Senior Management Information Systems Advisor, Chemonics

Evrard Nahimana, MD, MSc
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Deputy Chief Medical Officer for Primary Care, Partners In Health/Inshuti Mu Buzima

Eléazar Ndabarora, PhD, RN
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Nursing and Curriculum Expert, Liberia Ministry of Health and Welfare

Jean d’Amour Ndahimana, MD, MSc
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director of Infectious Disease, Partners In Health/Inshuti Mu Buzima

Augustine Ndaimani,RN,BScNS (Hons), MScNS, PhD
Assistant Professor, Center for Nursing and Midwifery

Jean Paul Ndayizeye, MD
Junior Faculty; Lecturer, Division of Basic Medical Sciences

Arlene Nishimwe, MD, MSc
Junior Faculty and Lecturer, Education Track

Jean Baptiste Niyibizi, MSc
Head of Basic Sciences Laboratory; Lecturer in Basic Medical Sciences

Nicaise Nsabimana, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Clinical Medicine

Sabin Nsanzimana, MD, MSc, PhD, FRCP
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery

Carine Nyampinga, MD
Assistant Professor, Medical Basic Science Division

Jean Pierre Nyemazi, MD, MSc, MHCDS
Visiting Faculty, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Permanent Secretary, Rwanda Ministry of Health

Charles Okot Odongo, PhD
Assistant Professor and Head of the Department of Pharmacology Division of Basic Medical Sciences

Robert Ojiambo, PhD
Chair of the Division of Basic Sciences

Patrick Orikiriza, PhD
Assistant Professor, Head of Microbiology

Paul H. Park, MD, MSc
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director of Implementation, NCD Synergies, Partners In Health

Paul Pierre, MD, MPH
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Senior TB/HIV Medical Advisor, Global Health Fellows Program II/Public Health Institute

Mugwaneza Placidie, MD, MPH
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director of HIV Prevention Unit–HIV/AIDS, STIs and OBBI Division, Rwanda Biomedical Center

Paul H. Park, MD, MSc
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Director of Implementation, NCD Synergies, Partners In Health

Giuseppe Raviola, MD, MPH
Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School

Nambaziira Rashidah, MSc
Lecturer, Center for Gender Equity

Tomlin Paul, MB BS, MPH, DFPHM, FAcadMEd
Chair, Educational Development and Quality Center (EDQC)

Eric Remera, MSc
Lecturer, Rwanda Biomedical Center

Denis Regnier, MSc, PhD
Assistant Professor and Head of Humanities and Social Sciences 

Joseph Rhatigan, MD
Visiting Faculty; Assistant Professor in the Department of Global Health and Population at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Kelsey Ripp, MD
 Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Center for One Health and the Division of Clinical Medicine.

Deo Ruhangaza, MD, MMed (Path)
Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, Division of Basic Medical Sciences, School of Medicine

Fidel Rubagumya, MD
Lecturer, Oncology interests, works at Kanombe Military Hospital

Christian Rusangwa, MD 
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Deputy Chief Medical Officer for Chronic Care, Partners In Health 

Janna M. Schurer, PhD
Assistant Professor, Center for One Health

Daniel Seifu, PhD
Associate Professor and Head of Biochemistry

Theodomir Sebazungu
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Sriram Shamasunder, MD, DTM&H
Associate Professor, Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF, Co-founder of HEAL initiative

Natnael Shimelash, MD, MSc
Lecturer, Simulation Center

Anselme Shyaka, DVM, PhD
Assistant Professor of One Health

Stephanie Smith, MD
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Instructor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School

Cristina Stefan, MD, PhD, MBA
Director of the Institute of Global Health Equity Research, Andrew Weiss Chair of Research in Global Health

Sterman Toussaint, MD, FACS
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Head of Medical Education, Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais

Sangeeta Tripathi, MPP
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Chief Operating Officer, UCSF HEAL Initiative

Jennifer Ilo Van Nuil, PhD
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Researcher in Global Health Ethics, Oxford University Clinical Research Unit

Chandler Villaverde, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Clinical Medicine

Tsion Yohannes Waka
Chair, Center for Gender Equity

Rex Wong, DPT, MPH, MS 
Director, Bill and Joyce Cummings Institute of Global Health

Emily Wroe, MD, MPH
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery; Chief Medical Officer, Partners In Health-Malawi

Staff

Abida Adnan
Senior Development Officer

Ruzamba Rwamirego Alain, PMP
Warehouse and Logistics Assistant

Thomas Biseruka
Accounting and Reporting Manager

Ezechiel Bizimana
Laboratory Assistant, Division of Basic Medical Sciences

Bashir K. Bulwanyi
Butaro Campus Plumber

William Cleveland
Liaison Officer and Partnership Coordinator

Callixte Cyuzuzo, MSc
Teaching and Learning Coordinator & GHC Fellow

Edison Dukuzumuremyi
Facilities Technician

Leila Dusabe
Research Assistant, Center for One Health

Anitha Dushimirimana
Communications and Media Relations Coordinator & GHC Fellow (2021-2022)

Merci Gasagire
Student Services Assistant

Nancy Michaelle Gatete
Talent Acquisition and Development Assistant

Patrick Gatarayiha
Driver

Gloria Hategekimana
Executive Assistant – Vice Chancellor Team

Alain Patrick Irere Hirwa
Communications and Media Relations Coordinator & GHC Fellow 

Dennis Hirwe
Administrative Assistant to the Vice Chancellor 

Raissa Ariane Ineza
Executive Assistant to the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Administrative and Financial Affairs

Collins Fred Inkotanyi
Director of Campus Operations and Community Engagement

Danny Kamanzi
Warehouse & Logistics Coordinator

Emmanuel Kamanzi, MBA
Director of Infrastructure

Leslie Kanyana
Administrative assistant to the BMS division

Vivian Keza
Administrative assistant, Center of Executive  Education

Janet Kaviiko
Director of Human Resources

Denise U. Kayigamba, MSc
Director of Contracting and Procurement

Doreen Kirabo
Admissions and Records Coordinator

Anthony Kiuna
Academic Librarian

Jean d’Amour Kubwimana, MBA, PGDipOL(oxon)
Director of Finance and Adjunct Lecturer

Nduta Kuria
Director of Partnerships

Christopher Malinga
Transport and Logistics Coordinator

Kedest Mathewos
Research Associate to the Vice Chancellor

Jean de Dieu Mirukiro, MBA, PHRi, HRCI SME, CHRMA
Talent Acquisition and Development Manager

Clement Muhire, Msc
IT Specialist

Sam Muhanguzi
Clinical Medicine, Admnistrative Assistant

Hannah Fatma Mukamudenge
Transport and Logistics Assistant 

Charlene Chido Mukondwa,MSc
Manager of Admissions, Records and Student Services

Rogers Muragije, MBA
Deputy Vice Chancellor, Administrative and Financial Affairs

Rosette Mutoni
Communications, Marketing, and Public Relations Manager

Raissa Muvunyi
National Research Associate to the Vice Chancellor

Solange Nakure
Executive Assistant to the Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic and Research Affairs

Denys Ndangurura, MPH,RN
Coordinator for Community Based Education, Lecturer

Andre Ndayambaje
Health Services Coordinator 

Robert Niyigena
Electrician

Dieudonné Nkurunziza
Grant Manager

Irenee Nshimiyimana
Laboratory Assistant

Jovial Thomas Ntawukuriryayo, MSc
Research Assistant

Jean Christian Numviye, MBA, ACCA, CPA
Financial Compliance Specialist

Elysee Nzashimimana
Communications, Marketing and Public Relations Coordinator

Sarah Ruberti
Associate Director of Prospect Research

Alida K. Ruzibiza, MPH
Partnership Manager

Octave Rwagasana
Procurement and Logistics Assistant 

Sade Rwamasirabo
 Administrative Assistant, Institute of Global Health Research

Patrick Semana
Procurement Assistant

Aristide Shingiro
Construction Manager

Vincent Singiza
Site Clerk of Works 

Valens Tugiriyera
Safety and Security Assistant

Etienne Turikumana
Alumni, Career & Student Recruitment Coordinator

Seth Tumusiime
Hospitality Coordinator

Jonas Twizeyimana
Simulation and Biomedical Sciences Technician

Deborah Umucyo
Coordinator, Center for Gender Equity

Signolita Umurerwa
Administrative Assistant – Finance

Chany Uwase
Coordinator of the Center for One Health

Liliane Uwase
IT Helpdesk Assistant

Witness Uwera
Student Services Administrative Coordinator

Chantal Uwimana, MA
Human Resource Manager

Aimable Uwimana, MSc
Community Engagement Assistant 

Theogene Uwizeyimana
Research Officer, Global Health Corps Fellow 2021-2022

Yubire Venerand
Driver

Mpinga Rwabuhihi
Academic Administrative Assistant, Humanities and Social Sciences.