Dr. Okezie Onyedinachi (MD. MPhil. DTM&H. PD.FAM.MED.)

Deputy Project Director/Director Clinical Services

A graduate of the University of Nigeria Nsukka as a Medical Doctor. He holds a post graduate diploma in Family medicine from the University Of Pretoria, a Post Graduate Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Health from WITS University and Master of Philosophy Degree in HIV/AIDS Management from Stellenbosch University, Cape Town – South Africa and a certification in interpersonal skill from Lagos Business School.

With over two decades in programme management experience in HIV/AIDS/TB/Malaria at National, state, Local Government, health facility and community levels (Lesotho and Nigeria), He functioned as a consultant with ICAP Lesotho in implementation of Public Health programs, was instrumental to the rapid decentralization of HIV services to lower levels of care and in the setting up of the MDR TB centre in Mohale’s Hoek District Hospital, VFLesotho with support from Green Life Pharmacy and University Research Company (URC), contributed to the development of programs to mitigate the impact of the HIV/AIDS Epidemic. He boasts of great accolades as the face of CIHP and award of Excellence from CIHP, 2013 and ECEWS 2015 respectively- two leading implementers of HIV/AIDS program in Nigeria.

He is a member of the national task team on HIV/AIDS program and has been involved in development of Global Fund Proposals, policy documents and guidelines in HIV/AIDS program both locally and internationally.