The Global Health Fellows Program (GHFP) II is the US Agency for International Development Global Health (GH) bureau’s premier Fellowship program that identifies and supports diverse, technically excellent professionals at all levels to achieve the Agency’s health priorities. Through GHFP-II, USAID/GH has created career opportunities for Americans by identifying and training a global health workforce that mirrors the American public and brings a wide range of skills to the global health field.
Rhea is the Senior Quality Improvement Technical Advisor in the Office of Health Systems. In that role, she supports the program in the areas of modern quality improvement, health service delivery and human resources for health. She also supports the Office’s broader mandate to strengthen the health systems of USAID-assisted countries, with a focus on improving health outcomes in the Agency’s priority services. From the perspective of the WHO health systems model, Rhea's work concentrates on the service and human resources building blocks. Prior to her fellowship, Rhea served as an Improvement Advisor with URC on the USAID ASSIST Project and its predecessor the USAID Health Care Improvement Project as a Quality Improvement Specialist.
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