Alliance Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee

The Alliance’s Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee (STAC) consists of eight members, selected based on their scientific or policy-making expertise. The membership term is 3 years, and may be renewable once.

The STAC`s functions are to: provide scientific and technical advice to the Board and Secretariat; provide technical input to the process of developing the work plan and its implementation; participate in the evaluation of competitive calls for proposals; and help identify potential collaborators for the Alliance and act as ambassadors for the Alliance.

STAC Chair

Göran Tomson

Dr Göran Tomson

Karolinska Institutet, Sweden

STAC members

Lucy Gilson

Dr Lucy Gilson

University of Cape Town, South Africa; Health Policy and Systems, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Soonman Kwon

Dr Soonman Kwon

Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, Seoul National University, South Korea

Simon Lewin

Global Health Unit, Norwegian Knowledge Center for the Health Services; Health Systems Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South Africa

Prasanta Mahapatra

Dr Prasanta Mahapatra

Institute of Health Systems, Hyderabad, India

Jeanette Vega

Fondo Nacional de Salud, Chile

Bocar Kouyate

National Malaria Research and Training Centre, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Sabina Faiz Rashid

James P Grant School of Public Health, BRAC University, Bangladesh

George Pariyo

GAVI Alliance, Switzerland

Trish Greenhalgh

Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK