WHO Kobe Centre (WKC) Advisory Committee Members

Names are listed in alphabetical order


Name of the Committee Members Title / Organization / Institution Term
ACWKC Chair
Professor Dame Sally Davies Chief Medical Officer (England) and Chief Medical Advisor to UK Government
Chief Scientific Adviser, Department of Health
United Kingdom
2015–2017
ACWKC Members
Dr Irene Akua Agyepong Public Health Specialist
Ministry of Health/Ghana Health Service
Republic of Ghana
2015–2017
Professor Maged
Al-Sherbiny
Senior Advisor
Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research
State of Kuwait
2015–2017
Dr Chieko Ikeda Senior Assistant Minister for Global Health
Minister’s Secretariat
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Japan
2017–2019
Mr Kazuo Kanazawa Vice Governor, Hyogo Prefecture
Japan
2017–2019
Professor Soonman Kwon Professor
Department of Health Policy and Management
School of Public Health
Seoul National University
Republic of Korea
2017–2019
Dr David Lindeman Director of Health
Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS)
University of California, Berkeley
United States of America
2014–2016
Dr Viroj Tangcharoensathien Secretary General
International Health Policy Program Foundation
Kingdom of Thailand
2016–2018
Dr Atsuko Uchinuno Vice President, University of Hyogo
Japan
2017–2019