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Global Partners Board

Our Purpose

The purpose of the Global Partners Board of the Child Health and Mortality Prevention Surveillance (CHAMPS) Network is to bring together representative and diverse perspectives on our work from professionals and organizations in the field of global health. The Board acts as champions for addressing childhood mortality through evidence learned from CHAMPS.

Alan Lopez

Acting Board Chair, Australia

Laureate Professor,

The University of Melbourne

Mary Amuyunzu-Nyamongo

Board Member, Kenya


Founding Director and Technical Advisor,

African Institute for Health and Development (AIHD)  

Chikwe Ihekweazu

Board Member, Nigeria


Director General

Nigeria Center for Disease Control



Samuel Lantei Mills

Board Member, United States


Senior Health Specialist, 

The World Bank



Tshidi Moeti

Observer, Republic of the Congo


Regional Director, 

WHO Regional Office for Africa

Stefan Peterson

Board Member, United States


Chief of Health, 




Global Partners Board 2018

Top Row (left to right): Alan Lopez, Lisa Carlson, Harvey Duthie,  Stefan Peterson, Placid Cardoso, Nick Bennette, Ellen Whitney

Bottom Row (left to Right): Phanuel Habimana, Tim Morris, Kathryn Banke, Dr. Mary Amuyunzu-Nyamongo, Helen Rees, Zulfikar Bhutta, Pratima Raghunathan, Miranda Bodfish, Christina Cadrecha, Deborah Holt

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