Modibo Diarra is a technical advisor with 12 years of experience in public health and pharmaceutical systems for low- and middle-income countries. Prior to his current role, Modibo worked on MSH's Strengthening Pharmaceutical Systems (SPS) project.
Ousmane Faye is currently the project director of the Integrated Health Project Plus (IHPplus), a three-year “bridge” project to avoid a gap in services in USAID-supported health zones upon completion of the USAID Health Office’s five-year flagship Integrated Health Project (IHP). IHPplus partners with the DRC Ministry of Health to strengthen the country's health system at every level focusing on maternal, newborn, and child health, family planning, nutrition, malaria, tuberculosis, HIV and AIDS, and water, sanitation, and hygiene.
Jane Briggs is a principal technical advisor with the Systems for Improving Access to Pharmaceuticals and Services (SIAPS) program at MSH, currently based in Guatemala. In this role, Jane provides technical support to SIAPS initiatives in improving access to and use of medicines for maternal and child health, malaria and antimicrobial resistance programs in Africa and Latin America. Jane is also actively involved in global initiatives related to reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health.
Cyrille Massamba is a pharmacist and health economist with 30 years of experience in public health. In his role as senior technical advisor, he works to support government services by mobilizing DRC Ministry of Health partners and coordinating activities to increase access to lifesaving products for women and children.
Kate Ramsey is a principal technical advisor for maternal health. She has more than 15 years of experience working in global health and development, focusing on maternal and newborn health. Previously, she worked at Columbia University's Averting Maternal Death and Disability Program on health system implementation research, regarding disrespect and abuse in childbirth, community health workers, voucher programs and referral systems.
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.
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.