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Atilio R.



Knowledgeable, dynamic, results-oriented Primary and Secondary Health Care Manager, Health Financing and Public Health Systems Strengthening specialist with extensive experience in managing multi-cultural teams in humanitarian, early recovery and development settings. Health Systems Strengthening consultant for UNICEF, WHO, ICRC, SCF-UK, CARE in several countries in Africa. Post-Tsunami head of the Health and Nutrition Team in IRC Indonesia. IRC Medical Director in Liberia. UNICEF team leader for EPI and Polio Eradication. ICRC Health Coordinator on Health and GBV interventions in Burundi. EU Health Advisor to Ecuatorian MOH on inclusion strategies for indigenous population. Medical Director of IMC in Afghanistan. Currently Public Health Advisor in the Technical Unit, IMC Washington DC. Specialties: Exploratory missions for Public Health, WASH, Nutrition & GBV interventions. Integrated programmes design, implementation, monitoring & evaluation and post-action reviews. ToT in SPHERE standards in Humanitarian interventions. Polio Eradication Strategy project manager. Health financing, PBF and cost-recovery strategies specialist in public health interventions. Basic Package of Health Services BPHS and EPHS advisor in implementation strategies. Manager of a comprehensive GBV (gender-based violence) project including MHPSS and Reintegration strategies for survivors. Specialist in OCV (Oral Cholera Vaccine) campaigns in Humanitarian settings, partnering with WHO, MOH and UNICEF. PI (Principal Investigator) of the CDC 'Global Heath Security Agenda' project, to early detect, identify and respond to emerging outbreaks & zoonosis that can affect the world's health. Fully fluent in English, Spanish, French, Portuguese and Italian. Excellent coaching and team building professional.


  • reproductive health
  • systems
  • humanitarian aid
  • institutional development personnel
  • nutrition
  • liberia
  • burundi
  • indonesia
  • afghanistan
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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