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Guy Arsene Obrou

UNICEF, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Guy Arsene Obrou

Guy Arsene Obrou, MD, MPH, Medical Epidemiologist
Children and HIV Specialist, UNICEF, Côte d’Ivoire

I am a Medical epidemiologist and PMTCT/Pediatric – Adolescents and HIV expert with over 10 years of experience in, running health programs/projects including HIV/Aids, building capacities and strengthening health systems at both health facility and community levels in developing countries (Cote d’Ivoire), with high focus on integrated health service delivery for Mothers Newborns Children and Adolescents. I have an extensive professional experience in coordinating in-country program partners and liaising with the MoH both at upstream and downstream levels. This includes interacting with UN agencies offices as well as with major donors (CDC/PEPFAR- GFTAM – World Bank- Norway and Swedish International Development Agency). I have over than a decade of experience in overseeing, tracking progress, reviewing, and reporting on a variety of health/HIV related projects including PMTCT and Pediatric HIV. I am highly result oriented or focused, good at teamwork and I have a good communication skill. Twice awarded a CDC / Fogarty International fellowship, I hold from the University of California Berkeley School of Public Health, a Master’s degree in public health, majoring in Epidemiology, with additional credits and skills in community organizing and capacity building for health, analytic methods for health policy and management, health care organization and management and health economics and public policy.

Areas of expertise: Children and Adolescents health including HIV /Aids - Program evaluation – Public Health /Epidemiology - Capacity Building and system strengthening - Grant writing – Systematic and meta-analysis (master thesis) – infectious and tropical diseases.