Project Director Grace Namaganda
Dr. Grace Namaganda is a human resources for health (HRH) specialist with more than 12 years of experience building the capacities of individuals and institutions in HRH. She has served at the senior management level designing and implementing a variety of health programs for several international development organizations, including USAID, World Bank, and Cordaid. Dr. Namaganda served as technical advisor to the World Health Organization in the development of the Workload Indicators of Staffing Need (WISN) methodology. She has also supported the ministries of health in Uganda, Rwanda, Swaziland, and Namibia in HRH policy and advocacy; HRH strategic planning, development, and implementation; integrated human resource information system (iHRIS) customization and use for decision-making; health worker recruitment and deployment; and rolling out performance management initiatives. She holds an M.Sc. in health services management from Uganda Martyrs University and a bachelor’s degree in dental surgery from Makerere University.