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.
Shegufta Sikder is the Technical Advisor for Research in the Research, Technology, and Utilization Division of the Office of Population and Reproductive Health. In that role, Shegufta provides technical support to the Research, Technology, and Utilization Division’s implementation science research projects and staff. Prior to her fellowship, Shegufta was a Fellow for Fogarty International Center. She holds a Ph.D in International Health and a Master of Health Science Degree in Global Disease Control and Epidemiology from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and a BA Degree in International Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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