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Senior Director, Engineering, Google
Project Manager for Vaccine Systems Transport, Tanzania
Mariam is passionate and committed to improving the lives of vulnerable populations by implementing innovative solutions which build capacity in the communities, institutions and systems that serve them. For the past 6 years, Mariam has worked closely with the Ministry of Health in Tanzania in different capacities, through different NGOs that she has worked with, focusing on strengthening health systems and contributing to building more resilient health systems. Mariam has provided technical support to the Ministry of Health in the area of PMTCT, and served as an advisor in the area of Reproductive, Maternal, Neonatal, Child and Adolescent Health. Mariam has experience in undertaking a number of consultancies for local and International NGOs. These consultancies included baseline assessments,end of project evaluations as well as the development of different tools for Health Care Workers.
Mariam received her MPH (Distinction) with a focus on International/Global Health from the University of Nottingham. Prior to joining Nexleaf, Mariam worked as an advisor for GIZ, managing the RMNCAH component of the Health Programme implemented in Tanga and Mbeya.