Immunization and Vaccines Development, WHO Country Office, N’Djamena, Chad
Bonheur Dounebaine, MD, MPH
Founder/Program Manager, WUTENE, Inc.
Dr. Dounebaine is currently a medical epidemiologist, he possesses several years of experience working in developing countries with international institutions including Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), International Medical Corps, UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO). He has experience working in the field on Immunization/Polio Eradication Program, HIV/AIDS, Disease Surveillance, Health Communication and Reproductive Health Program. He also has experience in teaching and oral presentations, he was Teaching Assistant at the Georgia State University, and Part Time Instructor (facilitator) in Epidemiology in Action at the Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia. He obtained his Medical Degree from the University of Bamako, MALI (West Africa), and his Master of Public Health (epidemiology) from Georgia State University, Atlanta Georgia. He also holds a certificate in Field Epidemiology from Emory University/CDC, and another certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health/Research Method from the Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research (GFMER). He is a registered member of the American Public Health Association.
Dr. Dounebaine is passionate about community health, and making lasting impacts in people’s life. He is founder of WUTENE, Inc. a Nonprofit Organization based in Atlanta, USA, with a mission to provide the best and affordable health services, health education and training to people living in the rural areas or in disadvantaged neighborhoods.
His areas of focus:
- Sexual and Reproductive Health
- Maternal and Child Health
- Infectious Diseases Control and Prevention (Immunization and Vaccines)
- Health Communication
- Program/Project Management
- Monitoring and evaluation
- Dounebaine B. Aspects épidémiologique, clinique et thérapeutique de la tuberculose pulmonaire à UMTH, Nigeria: Regard sur l’un de plus grands fléaux de tous les temps. Saarbrücken: Presses Académiques Francophones; 2013. Available from: http://www.amazon.com/dp/3841625673/ref=cm_sw_r_fa_dp_CEfLsb019792HF6G
- Bonheur Dounebaine
- Immunization activities of pregnant women and children in a remote village on the border of eastern Chad and the Darfour region of Sudan - Bonheur Dounebaine - GFMER picture of the week by Lynn Gertiser