Country Director, Zambia; Project Director, Zambia DISCOVER-Heath Project, International
Muka Chikuba-McLeod has over 30 years of experience in medicine, epidemiology, international health, and development. Her areas of expertise include infectious diseases, disease surveillance, and research. She has worked internationally and domestically, and is able to form strategic partnerships with governments, civil society, the private sector, and communities for public health impact. Muka has served as Project Director/Chief of Party on several of JSI’s largest projects, and most recently, as the Chief of Party on the JSI-implemented USAID SAFE Project as well as JSI’s Country Representative in Zambia. Muka holds a medical degree from the University of Zambia, an MPH in International Health from Boston University, and an MSc in Epidemiology from Harvard University.