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Ms Sali Hafez

BDS MHS DrPH candidate

Research Degree Student
Health systems in fragile states and humanitarian settings

LSHTM
15-17 Tavistock Place
London
WC1H 9SH
United Kingdom

Sali Hafez (MHS, BDS, DrPH candidate) is an experienced researcher and global health specialist who worked extensively on the intersectionality between health, gender and protection (SGBV/ child protection).

She is specialising in contextualising and designing evidence based public health and policies in low and middle income settings “From research to Implementation”. For the last 10 years, she has been leading multi-country research, policy making, along with humanitarian and development response in over 15 countries (Including Liberia, Lebanon, Uganda, Kenya, Egypt, Iraq, Djibouti, Bangladesh, Lebanon and Jordan), with reputable United Nations Agencies, INGOs, and Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies. 

Her field experience is complemented with technical knowledge, academic study and professional learning. She obtained her MHS in Global Health at the University of Tampere in 2017, and her BDS. From Alexandria University in 2009. Currently, she is a doctoral candidate (Public health policy) at London School for Hygiene and Tropical Medicine.

Affiliations

Faculty of Public Health and Policy
Department of Health Services Research and Policy
Department of Global Health and Development

Research

Research Area
Child health
Conflict
Economic evaluation
Globalisation
Health care financing
Health care policy
Health inequalities
Health outcomes
Health policy
Health services research
Health systems
Maternal health
Research : policy relationship
Sexual health
Adolescent health
Behaviour change
Capacity strengthening
Disease control
Equity
Ethics
Evidence use
Gender
Global Health
Inequalities
Natural disasters
Neonatal health
Reproductive health
Discipline
Health economics
Demography
Development studies
Epidemiology
Operational research
Policy analysis
Social Sciences
Management
Social Policy
Country
Afghanistan
Bangladesh
Switzerland
Djibouti
Egypt
United Kingdom
India
Iraq
Jordan
Kenya
Lebanon
Liberia
Libya
Myanmar (Burma)
Malawi
West Bank and Gaza
Qatar
Rwanda
Sudan
Somalia
South Sudan
Syria
Turkey
Tanzania
Uganda
Yemen
Region
Arab World
Middle East & North Africa (all income levels)
Middle East & North Africa (developing only)
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)
World

Selected Publications

Stakeholders' Perception of the Palestinian Health Workforce Accreditation and Regulation System: A Focus on Conceptualization, Influencing Factors and Barriers, and the Way Forward.
Najjar S; Hafez S; Al Basuoni A; Obaid HA; Mughnnamin I; Falana H; Sultan H; Aljeesh Y; Alkhaldi M
2022
International journal of environmental research and public health
Drivers and consequences of child marriage in a context of protracted displacement: a qualitative study among Syrian refugees in Egypt
Elnakib S; Hussein SA; Hafez S; Elsallab M; Hunersen K; Metzler J; Robinson WC
2021
BMC public health
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