Our Experts

Our Experts

Maurice I. MiddlebergMaurice I. Middleberg, IntraHealth International, Director
Maurice Middleberg has over 27 years of experience in the field of global health as an advocate, analyst, senior executive, teacher, and writer. In addition to directing CapacityPlus, Middleberg serves as IntraHealth’s vice president for global policy and provides leadership to the organization’s advocacy for evidence-based global health policy, with a special focus on the global health workforce crisis. He brings to these roles an acute understanding of the needs, constraints, and opportunities facing health workers as they serve their communities. Prior to joining IntraHealth, Middleberg served as vice president for public policy at the Global Health Council, executive vice president at EngenderHealth, health director for CARE, visiting assistant professor at the Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, director of the Population Policy Program at the Futures Group, and population program coordinator for USAID/Niger. He is a political scientist by training and the author of numerous publications.


  • Human resources for health
  • Family planning and reproductive health
  • Maternal and child health
  • Program management
  • Organizational leadership

Selected Publications
Glenzer, Kent, and Maurice Middleberg. 1999. Preparing for the health transition. In The 21st century health care leader, ed. Richard W. Gilkey. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, Inc.

Middleberg, Maurice I. 2006. “The anti-prostitution policy in the US HIV/AIDS program.” Journal of Health and Human Rights 9, no. 1: 3-15.

Middleberg, Maurice I. 1993. Assessing management capacity among non-governmental organizations. Atlanta, GA: CARE.

Middleberg, Maurice I. 2003. Promoting reproductive security in developing countries. Issues in Women’s Health. New York, NY: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Middleberg, Maurice, Carlos Cardenas, Vena Crichlow-Scales, Dorothy Nairne, and Elizabeth Bunde. 1999. Health risk assessment guidelines. Atlanta, GA: CARE.

French (fluent)

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