Jean-Paul Joseph, MD, MPH
Lecturer, Faculty of Global Health Delivery
Jean-Paul Joseph earned his Master in Health Information Management at Kaplan University & Purdue University Global in the United States. He earned his Master in Public Health at the University Quiskeya under a joint program with Cornell University and GHESKIO Centers. Dr. Joseph is also a physician trained at the “Faculté de Médecine et de Pharmacie (FMP) de l’Université d’Etat d’Haiti (UEH)”. After his social service in 2009 at Lascahobas, Dr. Joseph joined the Partners In Health/Zanmi Lasante (PIH/ZL) reproductive health team, first as coordinator of a pilot project of HPV vaccination and then as Assistant Director of PIH/ZL’s reproductive health department from December 2009 to March 2010. From March 2010 to June 2011 he worked as a coordinator of the reproductive health program with a particular focus on PMTCT. From July to December 2011 he worked as monitoring and evaluation officer of the reproductive health program. In the same period he worked at the National Technical Committee as technical advisor for the revision of Haiti’s national PMTCT standards. In December 2012 he was promoted to Monitoring, Evaluation, and Quality Improvement Officer, where he contributed to the development of quality and performance measures as well as the development of quality improvement programs at health facilities supported by the PIH/ZL network.
In July 2013, he was promoted to coordinator of the M&E and QI department; his primary responsibilities included: designing and developing monitoring, evaluation, and quality assurance plans for various programs/projects implemented by Zanmi Lasante. He also collaborated in the implementation of the national QIP based on Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) approach as a regular member of the National Quality Core Team. Since February 2014, he works as the MEQ Deputy Director. From February 2014 to February 2015, he worked as the CQI Senior Technical Advisor at SSQH, Central South (USAID). From February 2015 to June 2015, He also worked as The M&E Manager of the Border Health Activities (BHA) project at Belladere (USAID).
Since July 2015, Dr. Joseph has worked at the University Hospital of Mirebalais as the Chief Medical Information Officer (CMIO) while he continued providing technical support for the overall ZL/PIH network as a Senior Quality Management Advisor (SQMA). Furthermore, since September 2017 he also serves as the Interim Deputy Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the hospital.