Health Care Waste Management Specialist, GHSC-PSM Scott Ackerson
Scott Ackerson is a technical specialist in environmental compliance and environmental hygiene. He has 15 years of professional experience in managerial and strategic leadership supporting government, private industry, and NGOs in healthcare waste management compliance, infection prevention and control, HIV/AIDS and malaria prevention, WASH, and voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC). Mr. Ackerson has led efforts to define and institutionalize a model for environmental compliance frameworks for government and non-government partners in health and safety. He holds a M.A. in international development, and a B.A. in political science – public health. Mr. Ackerson has a certification in National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), and is a Certified Environmental Professional (CEP).