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.
Vera Zlidar is the Health Advisor in the Office of Technical Support, in the Bureau for Asia. In that role, she works in conjunction with two additional Health Advisors in providing technical expertise and support to the South and Central Asia Missions (Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan) in maternal and child health, reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, other infectious diseases, and health systems. In collaboration with the team, Vera supports the missions’ health programs and activities and serves as the primary point of contact for the missions in on all health-related programs including Ending Preventable Maternal and Child Deaths and an AIDS-Free Generation.
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