Shafia Rashid is a senior technical advisor at the FCI Program of MSH. In this capacity, she supports advocacy and accountability projects on maternal health. Shafia has 15 years of experience managing and implementing policy and advocacy efforts at global and national levels.
Ariadna Capasso is a senior technical advisor of the FCI Program of MSH, focusing on the technical areas of youth and gender. She is MSH technical focal point for Zika. Ariadna was a senior program officer of FCI's Latin America/Caribbean program, providing strategic leadership to the program and managing a wide range of sexual and reproductive health projects. Thematic focuses included adolescent sexual and reproductive health, women's empowerment, persons with disabilities and maternal and intercultural health.
Melissa Wanda Kirowo is the advocacy officer for the FCI Program of MSH in Kenya. An advocate for sexual reproductive health and rights, Melissa joined MSH after working at FCI-Kenya, and she is an experienced advocate for access to sexual and reproductive health information and services
Andritiana Nampoina Tsarafihavy brings to MSH 10 years of experience in public health in Madagascar. Currently a technical specialist in malaria with the USAID project MIKOLO, he focuses on malaria and integrated management of childhood illness and community health. Andritiana is also an active member of Madagascar's national technical working group under primary health care at the community level.
Matthieu Koy Matili is the nutrition senior technical advisor and field office supervisor for the Integrated Health Project (IHP) in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Prior to working for MSH, Matthieu was chief physician at Budjala General Hospital and medical director for the health zone of Budjala, where he gained experience in primary and maternal, newborn and child health care.
Maheen Malik is Senior Technical Advisor at MSH working on maternal and child health, and family planning for the Systems for Improved Access to Pharmaceuticals and Services (SIAPS) Project. In her current position she is providing technical support for health system strengthening with particular emphasis to improve maternal and child health indicators in the developing world by providing critical access to lifesaving medicines for infants, children, and women.
Mohammad Kibria has more than 11 years of experience leading, planning, designing, implementing and evaluating health information systems (HIS), including integrating HIS into mainstream country systems and enhancing data use for improving service and system performance.
Molla Tessema has more than 25 years of experience in the public health field as a MNCH care provider, delivery attendant, health care manager, and trainer, among other roles. Molla currently works as a human resource management (HRM) technical associate at the Amhara Regional Health Bureau, where he advises on HRM service delivery.
Sheikh Asiruddin is a medical professional with 19 years of experience working in the areas of health nutrition, immunization, maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH), and pharmaceutical management systems strengthening. Since 2014, he has been the team leader-HSS for SIAPS, where he is focused on strengthening drug regulatory systems and establishing and improving pharmaceutical management systems for priority MNCH medicines.
Kassahun Melkieneh is a medical doctor with over eight years of experience in the implementation of TB/HIV programs. As regional manager for HEAL TB, Kassahun is responsible for leading and coordinating regional project activities. He supervises and builds the capacity of TB program managers and coordinates regional operational research.