About

The VMMC Continuous Quality Improvement Toolkit was developed by the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project at the request of the Office of HIV/AIDS of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), with funding support from the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). 

The authors of this toolkit are Lani Marquez, Carla Visser, and Polo Nyathie of University Research Co., LLC (URC).  Technical review of the content of this toolkit was provided by Emmanuel Njeuhmeli and Valerian Kiggundu of USAID; Haley Brightman, John Byabagambi, Silvia Holschneider, Donna Jacobs, Joseph Kundy, Anna Lawino, Themba Masina, James Ndirangu, Josephine Sithole, Kim Stover, and Albert Twinomugisha of URC; and Julia Holtemeyer of WI-HER, LLC.

The USAID ASSIST Project is made possible by the generous support of the American people through USAID’s Bureau for Global Health, Office of Health Systems. The project is managed by URC under the terms of Cooperative Agreement Number AID-OAA-A-12-00101. URC's global partners for USAID ASSIST include: EnCompass LLC; FHI 360; Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health; HEALTHQUAL International; Initiatives Inc.; Institute for Healthcare Improvement; Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs; and WI-HER, LLC.