Senior Director, Global Health Divison Bruno Bouchet
Dr. Bruno Bouchet is a senior director in the Chemonics Global Health Division (GHD) with over 30 years of experience in global health with a focus on health systems strengthening (HSS) and the application of quality improvement (QI) to address health systems issues affecting the performance of disease-focused programs (HIV, MNCH, Tuberculosis, etc.) in low and middle income countries. Dr. Bouchet is the author and co-author of numerous documents and articles on quality assurance, quality Improvement and systems strengthening, and a Research Associate in the Health Systems Department of the Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University. He received his Doctorate in Medicine from Bordeaux University in France, has a Masters of Public Health from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and is certified in Tropical Medicine from the Antwerp Institute of Tropical Medicine.
by Bruno Bouchet
1. What draws you to work in global health? After completing medical school in France, I spent 16 months as a clinician at a hospital in French Guyana, where I took care of patients with tropical diseases (such as malaria, amebiasis, and tuberculosis) and I decided to specialize in tropical medicine in Antwerp, Belgium. Afterwards,…