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.
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/



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




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).



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)
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.



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.
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)
Research interests:
• Surveillance
• Filariasis and other communicable and non-communicable diseases.
Facilitator sackey492003@yahoo.co.uk

Mrs. Abena Engmann



Support Staff


Mrs. Cynthia Afetsi

Support Staff


  Dr. Ada Nwameme

Support Staff