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  • Posted: April 5, 2022

    Paul Emerson, PhD

    Dr. Paul Emerson directs both Children Without Worms and the International Trachoma Initiative at the Task Force for Global Health, bringing over 25 years of experience working in Africa to … Read more Paul Emerson, PhD

  • Posted: April 5, 2022

    Mariana Stephens, MPH

    As Deputy Director, Mariana provides strategic leadership and technical direction for the CWW program. Mariana is responsible for overall management, implementation, personnel budget, and financial oversight of the program. Before … Read more Mariana Stephens, MPH

  • Posted: April 5, 2022

    Sanjaya Dhakal, PhD

    As an Epidemiologist, Sanjaya leads in the development of survey tools, provides country-specific scientific leadership in survey implementation, data management, curation, and analysis. Sanjaya brings experience in both the government … Read more Sanjaya Dhakal, PhD

  • Posted: April 5, 2022

    Kristin Sullivan, PhD

    Dr. Kristin Sullivan supports CWW with program direction and operations. She is responsible for providing programmatic, budgetary, and governance expertise to ensure that CWW’s programs are compliant with all interests … Read more Kristin Sullivan, PhD

  • Posted: January 26, 2022

    Niveditha Narasimhan, MPH

    Niveditha began working with Children Without Worms in January 2022 as a Senior Program Associate, supporting the team’s global projects with program management, relationship management, key logistical and administrative needs, … Read more Niveditha Narasimhan, MPH

  • Posted: June 3, 2020

    Dr. Theresa Gyorkos

    Dr. Theresa Gyorkos is a Canadian-based researcher in global health and infectious (parasite) disease epidemiology. She has over 25 years of experience conducting population-based primary epidemiological field research in Canada … Read more Dr. Theresa Gyorkos

  • Posted: June 2, 2020

    Dr. Ajay Khera

    Dr. Ajay Khera is Commissioner at the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare Government of India. He is responsible for planning, implementing, and monitoring child health immunization-related interventions at the … Read more Dr. Ajay Khera

  • Posted: May 31, 2020

    Ms. Seung Lee

    Ms. Seung Lee is the Senior Director of School Health and Nutrition (SHN) at Save the Children. She has over 25 years of experience in international development specializing in health … Read more Ms. Seung Lee

  • Posted: May 30, 2020

    Dr. Bruno Levecke

    Dr. Bruno Levecke is the coordinator of Starworms, a Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation-funded project that aims to develop and validate tools to strengthen monitoring and surveillance of drug efficacy … Read more Dr. Bruno Levecke

  • Posted: May 26, 2020

    Dr. Rachel Pullan

    Dr. Rachel Pullan is an Assistant Professor in Infectious Disease Epidemiology in the Department of Disease Control at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM).. She leads the … Read more Dr. Rachel Pullan

  • Posted: May 24, 2020

    Ms. Lisa Rotondo

    Ms. Lisa Rotondo is a leading global expert in the control and elimination of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), having worked extensively with ministries of health, the World Health Organization (WHO), … Read more Ms. Lisa Rotondo

  • Posted: May 22, 2020

    Dr. Jürg Utzinger

    Dr. Jürg Utzinger is the Director of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), an associated institute of the University of Basel and Professor of Epidemiology at the … Read more Dr. Jürg Utzinger