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Stella Anyangwe

Posted by: Andrew Lavelle; 28 March 2016; 6:11 pm

Stella Anyangwe, MD, PhD is a medical doctor and a global health expert. She served the United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) for 17 years as Country Representative in Seychelles, Mali, Zambia, and South Africa, and as African Regional Programme Coordinator for Disaster Risk Management. She retired from the UN in 2013.

Prof. Anyangwe is presently Honorary Professor of Epidemiology at the School of Health Systems and Public Health of the University Of Pretoria, South Africa. She is also a member of the Health Programme Committee of Amref Africa and Board member for Africa for the World Association of Disaster and Emergency Medicine. Prof. Anyangwe is from Cameroon, West Central Africa.