Mirwais Rahimzai

Regional Director for East Africa, USAID ASSIST/URC

Mirwais is Regional Director for East Africa for the USAID funded Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) project, managed by University Research Co., LLC. He is physician by training with masters in Public Health (MPH) from Tulane University and Masters in Business Administration from Preston University. He is Institute of Health Care Improvement (IHI USA) trained improvement professional. Mirwais is a Fulbright scholar with 15 year experience of successfully leading public health programs in Pakistan, Afghanistan and India.