Dr. Haitham Bashier
Chairperson for the Specialty Committee of
Dr. Haitham Bashier is the Executive Director of the International Academy of Public Health (IAPH). He is a Training and Capacity Building Specialist at GHD/EMPHENT, leading the Workforce Capacity team at GHD| EMPHNET. He is an assistant professor at the School of Medicine, National University in Khartoum. He joined EMPHNET in February 2016. Before joining EMPHNET,
Dr. Bashier worked as the Director of Teaching and Education at the Public Health Institute, Sudan. He worked as the Emergency and Humanitarian Action department director, FMOH, Sudan, till 2010. His work allowed him to be involved in various public health emergency preparedness and response activities. Besides teaching,
Dr. Bashier is working as a research supervisor and external examiner for many universities. He has experience in designing and implementing education and training programs. He has published work is mainly in emergency management, capacity building, and training.
Dr. Bashier holds a Ph.D. in Disaster Management, a Masters’ degree in Public Health, and an MBBS.