Ermel Johnson

West African Health Organisation, Burkina Faso

    Ermel Johnson is a Professional Officer in charge of Implementation of ‘’Moving Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Evidence into Policy in West Africa’’ (MEP) at West African Health Organisation (WAHO). In this role, he accompanies the research teams involved in the project to establish a dialogue with policy makers to ensure the use of their results from their research. He also supports policymakers in the use of evidence in policy formulation and decision-making in health. Originally a medical doctor, Ermel has worked as a clinician and ensure the strengthening of the paramedical staff capacity in Burkina Faso. Currently at WAHO, he aims through the MEP project to make the research and research outcomes become a decision-making tools for strengthening health systems in the ECOWAS region.

    Ermel Johnson

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