dr. folake olayinka
Dr. Folake Olayinka is a medical doctor and seasoned public health specialist with over 23 years of experience. She has particular expertise in routine immunization, polio eradication, maternal and child health, HIV/AIDS and malaria programs. She has provided leadership, management and technical support to projects in Africa, United States, Caribbean, and Eastern Mediterranean region.
She has served on a number of regional and global committees and advisory groups including WHO African Regional Immunization Technical Advisory Group (RITAG). She works with John Snow Inc (JSI) Virginia, USA and leads the Immunization team on USAID’s global flagship project-Maternal Child Survival Program (MCSP). Dr. Olayinka is an accomplished speaker, has published numerous articles and is a New Voice Fellow of the Aspen Institute.