Country Representative, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Philippe Tshiteta is the Country Representative overseeing all projects in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). As SIAPS Country Director, he led the activities that made the DRC Drug Regulatory Authority to start functioning normally and fully, developing the national database of registered medicines and controlling the registration of new ones. Dr. Tshiteta has Bachelors of Medicine, training in Surgery, a Post Graduate Certificate in “Managing Health and Social Care,” and a pending Master’s Degree of Public Health.
Robert Tuala Tuala is the senior technical and provincial coordinators' advisor for the SIAPS project in Democratic Republic of the Congo. A pharmacist with more than 20 years of experience, Robert works with the ministry of health to strengthen pharmaceutical services, and he is in charge of HIV and AIDS commodities management and distribution in PEPFAR-supported provinces.