MSc in Health Systems; MBA with health sector concentration, Duke University. Medical doctor. US board-certified in internal medicine and infectious diseases. Former: Human Development Sector Coordinator, East Asia and Pacific Region and Senior Health Specialist, Africa Region, World Bank; CEO, National Primary Health Care Development Agency; Minister of State for Health of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Currently, Visiting Professor, DGHI. Interests: health systems development for better and equitable health outcomes, role of private sector in health, population and human capital development.