Dr. Andrew Etsetowaghan
Associate Director, Technical Services
Dr. Andrew Etsetowaghan is a medical doctor and public health expert who brings over 10 years of experience to his role as prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) and maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH) advisor at MSH. Andrew spearheads the strategic design and implementation of integrated PMTCT/MNCH services, including family planning under the CaTTS project in Nigeria, and coordinates the clinical unit. He also provides overall technical support to the CaTSS Project in the areas of Gender, Laboratory Services, OVC, ART and Quality improvement.
Previously, he worked for various international and local organizations including Doctors without Borders (MSF), where he was instrumental in establishing an MNCH project at the Makoko slum in Lagos. Andrew is the recipient of various awards including the prestigious John Griffith prize for distinctive academic performance from the Nuffield Centre of International Health and Development in Leeds, United Kingdom. He received his medical degree from the University of Benin and a Master of Public Health from the University of Leeds, England. He also has post-graduate training in advanced HIV treatment and Clinical Research/Evidence Based Medicine from the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Belgium.