The Global Health Fellows Program (GHFP) II is the US Agency for International Development (USAID) Global Health (GH) bureau’s premiere 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 is contributing meaningfully to identifying and training diverse future global health professionals, and engaging academia to strengthen non-technical competencies that are essential for a successful GH career.
Alexis Leonard is the Malaria Technical Advisor in the Malaria Division of the Office of Health, Infectious Diseases and Nutrition. In that role, Alexis provides guidance, monitoring, and technical support to USAID at headquarters and in the field with missions and PMI country teams, technical counterparts, implementing partners, Ministries of Health, and USAID cooperating agencies. Prior to her fellowship, Alexis was a Program Analyst for the President's Malaria Initiative. She received her MA in International Development from American University School of International Service and her BA in International Relations from Mount Holyoke College.
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