The Capacity Building Subcommittee (CBS) identifies and aggregates training needs and best practices from institutions in low-resource settings and share this information on CUGH’s website.

Committee Information & Resources

Elsie Kiguli-Malwade, MBChB, MMed(RAD),FFAIMER, MscHPE – African Center for Global Health and Social Transformation
Steve Walsh, MBChB, MMed(Int), DipData(Inf), MSc(HI) – Stellenbosch University
Teresa Eduarda Machai, Enga, MBA – Manhica Health Research Center/Centro de Investigação em Saude de Manhica
Professor Liz Grant, PhD FRSE, FRCPE – Global Health Academy, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Inon Schenker, PhD MPH – Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel  
Andrew Dykens, MD, MPH – University of Illinois at Chicago (Co-chair)
Saad Uakkas  – The International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA)
Athena Madan, CCC PhD CPH – Royal Roads University
Jessica Stauber, RN, BSN – University of Texas Medical Branch
Aniruddh P. Behere, MD – Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital/ Michigan State University (Co-chair)
Jill Allison, PhD – Memorial University of Newfoundland 
Fahmida Sarker, MPH – Imperial College London
Monica M. Diaz, MD – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Dr. Garry Aslanyan – Manager, Partnerships and Governance, TDR, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland & Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Canada
Rachel Bensman, MD – Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

The Capacity Building Database was created to strengthen training in low income countries by connecting trainers with the training needs of institutions in those countries.