Stop TB Partnership

Members of the Board

The following persons are Board members. Details on the composition of the Board can be found here.

Chair:

  • Dr Aaron Motsoaledi
    Minister of Health
    South Africa

Vice Chair:

  • Dr Joanne Carter
    Executive Director, RESULTS
    United States of America

Working Groups

  • Research Working Groups
    Dr David Lewinsohn
    Chair
    Working Group on New TB Vaccines
    United States of America
  • Implementation Working Groups
    Dr Farhana Amanullah
    Chair
    Child and Adolescent TB (CA TB) Working Group
    Pakistan

Countries affected by TB

  • Brazil
    H.E. Dr. Luiz Henrique Mandetta
    Minister of Health
    Ministry of Health
    Brazil
  • India
    H.E. Dr Harsh Vardhan
    Minister of Health and Family Welfare
    Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
    India
  • Kazakhstan
    H.E. Dr. Elzhan Amantayevich Birtanov
    Minister of Healthcare
    Ministry of Healthcare
    Kazakhstan
  • Mozambique
    H.E. Dr Nazira Abdula
    Minister of Health
    Ministry of Health
    Mozambique
  • Nigeria
    H.E. Dr Osagie Emmanuel Ehanire
    Federal Minister of Health
    Federal Ministry of Health
    Nigeria

Multi-Lateral Organizations

  • World Health Organization
    Dr Ren Minghui
    Assistant Director-General for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases
    World Health Organization
    Switzerland
  • World Bank
    Miriam Schneidman
    Lead Health Specialist
    United States of America
  • UNAIDS
    Executive Director
    United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS
    Switzerland
  • The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
    Mr Peter Sands
    Executive Director
    The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
    Switzerland
  • UNITAID
    Mr Lelio Marmora
    Executive Director
    UNITAID
    Switzerland
  • UNOPS
    Mr Moin Karim
    Regional Director
    UN Office for Project Services
    Switzerland

Technical Agencies

  • CDC
    Dr Susan Maloney
    CDC Global TB Coordinator
    Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
    United States of America
  • The Union
    Dr Paula Fujiwara
    Senior Advisor, Department of TB and HIV
    Scientific Director
    International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union)
    France
  • KNCV
    Dr Kitty van Weezenbeek
    Executive Director
    KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation
    The Netherlands

NGOs

  • Developing Country NGO
    Mr Austin Obiefuna
    Executive Director
    Afro Global Alliance
    Ghana
  • Developed Country NGO
    Mr Aaron Oxley
    Executive Director
    Results UK
    United Kingdom

Donors

  • USAID
    Ms Cheri Vincent
    Chief, TB Division
    US Agency for International Development (USAID)
    United States of America
  • GAC
    Mr Pierre Blais
    Deputy Director, Global Health and Nutrition Bureau
    Global Affairs Canada
    Canada
  • DFID
    Ms Sara Boiten
    UK Department of International Development (DFID)
    United Kingdom

Foundations

  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    Ms Erika Arthun
    Deputy Director - TB, HIV, Global Health R&D Policy & Advocacy
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
    United States of America

Private Sector

  • Johnson & Johnson
    Dr Adrian Thomas
    Vice-President, Global Public Health
    Johnson & Johnson
    United States of America

Communities affected by TB

  • Mr Timur Abdullaev
    Republic of Uzbekistan
  • Mrs Thokozile Beatrex Nkhoma
    Republic of Malawi

Open Seats

France / Japan

  • Ambassador Stéphanie Seydoux
    Global Health Ambassador
    Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs
    France
  • Dr. Yosuke Kita
    Senior Coordinator for Global Health
    Health Minister´s Secretariat
    Japan

Ex-Oficio

  • Stop TB Partnership
    Executive Director
    Dr Lucica Ditiu