Our Programme Staff


Prof. Richard M.K. Adanu (FWACS, MPH, MB ChB)
Research interests:
• Epidemiology of obstetric and gynaecological conditions in Ghana
• Family planning and abortion
• Maternal morbidity and mortality
• Cervical cancer screening
• Women’s health.
Dean  
Phyllis Dako-Gyeke (PhD, MA, BA)
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
• Gender and health
• Health inequities
• Maternal health
• Women’s health
• HIV and AIDS.

ARTC PI/Coordinator/

Facilitator

gyekenay@yahoo.com

Prof. E A. Afari (FWACP, FGCP, DTMH, MSc, DIH, DPH, MD)
Associate Professor
Research interests:
Malaria, Surveillance, Monitoring and Evaluation

 

Facilitator

afariea@yahoo.co.uk

Prof. Moses Aikins (PhD, MA, Bsc, Dip.)
Associate Professor
Research interests:
• Health care financing
• Economic evaluation of public health interventions and programs (especially tropical diseases such as malaria, filariasis, buruli, rotavirus and diarrhoea).

Facilitator

maikins57@yahoo.com

Dr. Alfred Edwin Yawson (FWACP, FGCP, MSc, MB ChB)
Senior Lecturer and Head of Department
Research interests:
• Health services research, planning and policy;
• Quality improvement in health care delivery and health care financing
• National health programme assessment, surveys and data analysis
• Ageing and gender disparities in health and social characteristics of older adults
• Chronic non-communicable diseases in older adults and children
• Health and policy in HIV and AIDS.
Facilitator aeyawson@yahoo.com
Dr. Justice Nonvignon (PhD, MA, BA)
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
• Economic evaluation of health care programmes
• Economic burden of diseases (childhood fevers, gastroenteritis, mental health on households and society
• Economics of ageing
• Efficiency and productivity of health services
• Analysis of health care demand
• The role of institutions, governance and leadership in health service delivery.
Facilitator justicenon@gmail.com
Dr. Emmanuel Asampong (PhD, MPhil, BA)
Lecturer
Research interests:
• The impacts of psychosocial factors on human health
• Family health and social support systems
• Family initiatives on psychological well-being
• Adolescent mental health and growth
• Personality styles that impact on health.

Facilitator

asampong2000@yahoo.com

Kwabena Opoku-Mensah (MPhil, PGDip, BA)
Research Fellow
Research interests:
• Policy implications on target groups/society
• Population, environment and health issues
• Health policy intervention research
• Social organizations, environment and sustainable development
• Tourism development and related Issues
• Social science research and community involvement in programme planning, implementation and evaluation
• Community capacity building.
Facilitator
opokumens@hotmail.com
Dr. Franklin N. Glozah (Phd, PG CHEP, Mphil)
Research Fellow
Research interests:
• Interdisciplinary and border essentially on how psychosocial factos influence health and general wellbeing
• Psychological; and social determinants of crime/violence/delinquency, gambling, exercise and eating behavious as well as substance use abuse especially among adolescents and other vulnerable groups.
Facilitator fglozah@hotmail.com
Dr. Patricia Akweongo (PhD, MA, BA)
Senior Lecturer
Research interests:
• Health economics.
Facilitator akweongo@gmail.com
Dr. Samuel Oko Sackey (FGCP, MPH, MB ChB)
Lecturer
Research interests:
• Surveillance
• Filariasis and other communicable and non-communicable diseases.
Facilitator sackey492003@yahoo.co.uk

Mrs. Abena Engmann

 

 

Support Staff

aengmann@staff.ug.edu.gh

Mrs. Cynthia Afetsi

Support Staff

cynthiaafetsi@yahoo.com

  Dr. Ada Nwameme

Support Staff

adanwameme@yahoo.com