Strengthening health security by implementing the International Health Regulations (2005)

Members of, and Advisers to, the International Health Regulations (2005) Emergency Committee on Yellow Fever

19 May 2016


Professor Oyewale Tomori

Vice-Chancellor of Redeemer’s University, Nigeria


Dr Jarbas Barbosa da Silva Jr.

President, National Agency of Health Surveillance, Brazil

Dr Kalpana Baruah

Joint Director, National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi, India

Professor Helen Rees

Executive Director, Wits Reproductive Health and HIV Institute, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

Dr Amadou Alpha Sall

Director of the WHO Collaborating Center for arboviruses and viral hemorrhagic fevers, Institut Pasteur de Dakar, Senegal

Dr Jennifer Erin Staples

Medical Epidemiologist, Arboviral Disease Branch, Division of Vector-borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA

Dr Denise Werker

Deputy Chief Medical Health Officer, Government of Saskatchewan, Ministry of Health, Canada

Dr Jianning Zheng

Director of Yong Port Office, Ningbo Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau of the People’s Republic of China


Dr Ansa Jordaan

Chief, Aviation Medicine Section, International Civil Aviation Organization, Montreal, Canada

Dr Thomas Monath

Chief Scientific and Chief Operating Officer of BioProtection Systems, Massachusetts, USA

Dr Mohamed Nour

Public Health Specialist, epidemiologist in Communicable Disease and expert in Emergency Risk communication at the Health Protection and Communicable Disease Control (HP & CDC), Ministry of Public Health, Qatar