Global Technical Lead, Health Care Financing
Jean Kagubare, MD, MPH, PhD is the global technical lead of health care financing and head of health systems strengthening division. He provides technical expertise to MSH projects in the areas of health care financing and management with focus on performance based financing, community health insurance, costing of health services, and health care delivery and governance. Jean has more than 25 years of professional experience in clinical activities and public health, especially in planning and management of public health projects in developing countries.
Before joining MSH, Jean managed various health projects and programs. In Rwanda, he served as the director of the national HIV/AIDS program, coordinator of the World Bank Health and Population Project, director of the National Referral Hospital, and director of the Health Planning Department. Jean was also involved in the implementation of the community-based health insurance and performance-based financing programs in Rwanda. He also served as the chair of the health economics department at the School of Public Health in Rwanda, and he is a visiting lecturer at the School of Public Health of the Free University of Brussels in Belgium.