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BEYOND TRACK (SYMPOSIUM 5): GLOBAL HEALTH INITIATIVES FROM SGH CAMPUS (BEYOND BORDERS)


Date: 13 April 2019 (Saturday)
 Time: 1000hrs - 1200hrs Venue: Academia, Auditorium

Ms Amina Mahmood Islam

Head

Programme Development

SingHealth Duke-NUS Global Health Institute

                          

                                                                                

Amina is Head of Programme Development for the SingHealth Duke-NUS Global Health Institute (SDGHI). SDGHI seeks to coalesce expertise, technical skills and human resources across the SingHealth Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre to advance health and well-being in the region. Amina’s responsibilities lie in bringing together the multiple parties involved in research, education, policy development and capacity building across the AMC in a way that builds synergies and adds value to the AMC, Singapore and the region. Her work involves developing research and capacity building programmes and educational opportunities in countries in the region. Amina has expertise in implementation of national level health programmes, global health strategies and multi-country collaborations. She has extensive experience in programme development and project management. 

 

Previously, Amina was Deputy Director of the Signature Programme in Health Services and Systems Research, Duke-NUS Medical School.

 

Prior to working with Duke-NUS, Amina was the Deputy Representative for the United Nations Population Fund Country Offices in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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