People

 

Duke Global Health Institute

Gavin Yamey

GAVIN YAMEY
Gavin Yamey is the Center’s Founder and Director. He is a Professor of the Practice of Global Health and Public Policy at the Duke Global Health Institute and the Sanford School of Public Policy.

OSONDU OGBUOJI
Osondu Ogbuoji is a Senior Policy Associate at the Center and a Research Scholar at DGHI. He serves as the Deputy Director and Research Lead at the center and focuses on the transition financing work undertaken at the center.

Ipchita Bharali

IPCHITA BHARALI
Ipchita Bharali is a Policy Associate at the Center. She focuses on domestic resource mobilization, public financial management of health, and impact of aid transitions on the health sector.

KACI KENNEDY
Kaci Kennedy is a Policy Associate at the Center. She focuses on global public goods for health, such as research and development for neglected diseases, pandemic preparedness and antimicrobial resistance.

 

HANNA HUFFSTETLER
Hanna Huffstetler is an Associate in Research between the Center for Policy Impact in Global Health and the Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy.  At our center, she works on projects studying the impacts of country transitions away from donor assistance for health. Prior to joining Duke, she worked on multiple research projects at the intersection of health, human rights, and global governance. 

Shenglan Tang

SHENGLAN TANG
Shenglan Tang is a Technical Advisor to the Center. He is a Professor of Medicine and Global Health at Duke Global Health Institute (DGHI), Associate Director of DGHI for China Initiatives and Director of the new Global Health Research Center at Duke Kunshan University in China.

 

Duke Center for International Development

Indermit Gill

INDERMIT GILL
Indermit Gill is a Technical Adviser to the Center. He is the Director of the Duke Center for International Development (DCID) and previously served as the Director for Development Policy in the Development Economics and Chief Economist unit of the World Bank.

Gangadhar Shukla

GANGADHAR PRASAD SHUKLA
Gangadhar Shukla is an Investigator at the Center. He is a Professor of the Practice of Public Policy at DCID and Director of the DCID Program on Tax Analysis and Revenue Forecasting.

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GRAHAM GLENDAY
Graham Glenday is an Investigator at the Center. He is a Professor of the Practice of Public Policy at DCID and co-director of DCID’s International Taxation Project Appraisal and Risk Management, and Budgeting and Financial Management programs.

Roy Kelly

ROY KELLY
Roy Kelly is an Investigator at the Center. He is a Professor of the Practice of Public Policy Studies at DCID and Director of the Program on Fiscal Decentralization and Local Government Financial Management.

Sandeep Bhattacharya

SANDEEP BHATTACHARYA
Sandeep Bhattacharya is an Investigator at the Center. He is a Senior Lecturing Fellow at DCID, with several years of experience working with the Indian Revenue Service and providing technical assistance to several governments.

Richard Hemming

RICHARD HEMMING
Richard Hemming is an Investigator at the Center. He is a Visiting Professor at the DCID, an advisor to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and previously served as Deputy Director of the Fiscal Affairs Department at the IMF.

 

Independent Consultant

HELEN SAXENIAN
Helen Saxenian, an economist with health sector expertise, has extensive experience working at the World Bank, GAVI, and Results for Development on health sector reform, vaccine finance, HIV/AIDS, health public expenditure reviews, pharmaceutical policies, new drug and vaccine development, and women’s reproductive health.