an initiative of Vital Strategies

PMEP management training

Michael Adjabeng

Nigeria

Anthony Ahumibe is the Senior Laboratory Technical Advisor at the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.

Previously he worked at the African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET). Anthony began his training as a medical laboratory scientist and worked in clinical laboratory practice for 11 years. He is a graduate of the Nigeria Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Programme, holds a Masters in Pharmacology and a Masters in Public Health degree. Anthony is also a member of the Medical Laboratory Council of Nigeria.

Twitter: @akizua

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“Epidemic preparedness is about activities undertaken to be ready for any disease outbreak.Through the project management process, we ensure that these activities are goal driven towards that purpose for which they are designed.”

What is the PMEP course?

Program Management for Epidemic Preparedness course graduates are the epidemic preparedness leaders of tomorrow. Competitively selected, they represent their countries’ strongest front against disease outbreaks. Together, they will form a global network of experts effectively managing their countries’ ability to find, stop and prevent epidemic threats. Learn more...