FOR OVER A CENTURY, MSD HAS TAKEN ON THE MOST URGENT GLOBAL HEALTH CHALLENGES

OUR HISTORY AND VALUES

For over a century, MSD has taken on the most urgent global health challenges, including diabetes, HIV/AIDS and cervical cancer. Maternal mortality is no exception.

MSD’S COMMITMENT TO GLOBAL HEALTH

MSD for Mothers builds on this legacy by implementing programs, partnerships and solutions so no woman dies giving life.

OUR EXPERTISE

Every day, MSD employees contribute their business and scientific expertise to the challenge of maternal mortality.



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employee ambassadors

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PROGRAM LEADERSHIP

Our team is dedicated to achieving our vision of a world where no woman dies giving life.



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DR. MARY-ANN ETIEBET

Lead and Executive Director

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MR. MARK ALLEN

Director of Strategic Partnerships

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MR. TEMITAYO (TAYO) EROGBOGBO

Director of Advocacy

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MR. SCOTT HIGGINS

Director of Operations

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MS. POMPY SRIDHAR

India Director

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MR. JEFFREY JACOBS

Director of Product Innovation & Market Access

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MS. IYADUNNI OLUBODE

Nigeria Director

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MS. JACQUELYN CAGLIA

Director of Global Communications & U.S. Programs

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MR. JOHN READING

Contracts Manager

ADVISORY BOARD

Solving the issue of maternal mortality requires all of our skills and expertise. Our Advisory Board members bring varied backgrounds and strengths to help us create solutions that save women’s lives.

PROFESSOR UCHE AMAZIGO

Retired Director, African Program for Onchocerciasis Control, World Health Organization

DR. JOANNIE BEWA

Founder, Young Beninese Leaders Association United Nations Appointed Leader for the Sustainable Development Goals

DR. HAYWOOD BROWN

Former President of The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Associate Dean for Diversity at the Morsani College of Medicine and Chief Diversity Officer for USF Health

DR. MARY D'ALTON

Willard C. Rappleye Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
Director of Services at the Sloane Hospital for Women, New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center

DR. ANA LANGER

Professor of the Practice of Public Health and Director, Women and Health Initiative, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

DR. RAJ PANJABI

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Last Mile Health

DR. AMY POLLACK

Director of Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

DR. NDOLA PRATA

Professor in Residence, Maternal and Child Health
Fred H. Bixby Endowed Chair in Population and Family Planning Director, Bixby Center for Population, Health, and Sustainability School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley

MS. GEETA RAO GUPTA

Executive Director of the 3D Program for Girls and Women and Senior Fellow, United Nations Foundation

MR. GUSTAV PRAEKELT

Founder and Chairman, Praekelt Group

AMBASSADOR JOHN SIMON

Vice-Chair, The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

DR. JOHN W. TOWNSEND

Director, Country Strategy
Population Council

HELP US END MATERNAL DEATHS

We can end preventable maternal deaths in our lifetime, but we can’t do it alone. Together, we are inventing programs, partnerships, and solutions to move the needle on this global challenge. Join us.

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