2007-2008 Johns Hopkins Hubert H. Humphrey Fellows
Hameed Abdulla Abu Khedhra, BS, Kingdom of Bahrain
Mr. Abu Khedhra is a registered nurse at the Ministry of Health in Manama. He is interested in nursing educational innovation, new trends in nursing curricula, improving quality in health care delivery systems, and health care leadership.
Abeyah Alomair, MS, BS, Saudi Arabia
Ms. Alomair, a public health advisor to ARAMCO, is involved in coordinating health promotion interventions and community outreach programs. She plans to increase her knowledge in the theory and practice of US health policy management, and learn model strategies for designing health promotion interventions in the workplace.
Odontsetseg D. Dogsomjav, MD, MS, Mongolia
Dr. Odontsetseg, is chairperson of the Foundation for Health Policy Promotion, head of the Health and Nutrition Department at Action Against Hunger (Action Contre la Faim), and coordinator for the Network of Health-related Organizations of Mongolia. She plans to improve her knowledge and skills in evidence-based public health policy-making.
Anara Doolotova, PhD, Kyrgyz Republic
Dr. Doolotova is Child Survival Project Coordinator (manager) of Project HOPE. She plans to increase her knowledge of the design, development, and evaluation of reproductive health-related projects in developing countries as well as health policy and management.
Chencho Dorji, MBBS, MD, Bhutan
Dr. Chencho, the first qualified psychiatrist in Bhutan, has developed and implemented a comprehensive community based Mental Health Program in Bhutan. His goals are to gain knowledge and exchange experiences with professionals in drug treatment, prevention and education in the US.
Hailiman, BS, China
Ms. Hailiman, a qualified dentist and Director of the HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care Center of Xinjiang, Uyghur Autonomous Region Red Cross, is involved in needs assessment, program design, implementation, management, fundraising, and advocacy. She plans to gain more experience in HIV/AIDS public health-related policy and program management.
Omar A. O. Mohamed, BDS, MPH, Kenya
Mr. Omar Mohamed, trained as a dentist and public health specialist, is the Regional Director of Health for the North Eastern Province in Kenya. He is interested in gaining knowledge and experience related to sustainable health systems and health policies for resource-constrained settings and special groups.
Sibghatullah, MBBS, Afghanistan
Dr. Sibghatullah is a health program manager, involved in the management of two national projects related to health service provision and midwifery training. He is interested in HIV/AIDS prevention and control, and plans to increase his experience in policy and program development.