The INFORM Africa steering committee is the central governance body of the research hub that comprises of key representatives of the NIH and the South African and Nigerian governments, including the hub’s PIs, with significant stakes in the project’s aims and expected outcomes. The Steering Committee provides support, guidance and oversight on the project’s progress. Its primary responsibilities involve deciding the hubs scope and directions, budgets and timelines, devising governance procedures, as well as prioritizing key deliverables within the hub’s strategic aims.
Alash’le Abimiku, PhD
Man Charurat, PhD
Chenfeng Xiong, PhD
Vivek Naranbhai, MBChB, PhD
Dr. Ifedayo Adetifa- Director General, Nigeria Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC)
Dr. Gambo Aliyu- Director General, National Agency for the control of AIDS (NACA)
Esther Ikomi- Assitant Director, National Agency for the control of AIDS (NACA)
Oluwatoni Akinola- Technical supervisor, Nigeria Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC)
Dr. Adrian Puren- Executive Director, NICD and Head of the Centre for HIV and STIs at NICD
Nicholas Crisp- Deputy Director General, National Department of Health.