Appendix: Examples of Health Professional School Leaders Who Influenced Health Sector Reform, Performance, and Practice

Name (Country) Positions
Dr. Awa Marie Coll-Seck (Senegal) Minister of health, professor at the University of Dakar
Professor Abdullah Daar (Canada) Professor of public health, professor of surgery, University of Toronto; foundation dean of surgery, University of Oman Medical College; leader in biomedical sciences, organ transplantation, surgery, global health, and bioethics

Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma (South Africa)

Minister of foreign affairs, University of Kwazulu-Natal
Professor Philippe Douste-Blazy (France) Professor at Toulouse Science University, French minister of health (twice), minister of culture, minister of foreign affairs
Dr. John Evans (Canada) President of the University of Toronto
Dr. Nirmal Ganguly (India) Director-general, Indian Council for Medical Research
Dr. Louise Gunning (Netherlands) Ministry of health director, president of the University of Amsterdam
Professor Wen Kilama (Tanzania) Director-general of the National Institute of Medical Research and Innovation (NIMRI)
Professor Ransome Kuti (Nigeria) Minister of health, professor at the University of Lagos and Ibadan
Professor Eyitayo Lambo (Nigeria) Professor of economics, Universities of Ibadan and Ilorin (1974–1992), minister of health (2003–2007)
Professor V. Ramalingaswami (India) Director-general, Indian Council of Medical Research
Professor Fred Sai (Ghana) University of Ghana and Harvard University School of Public Health; Ghana presidential advisor; global positions in family planning and maternal health
Dr. David Satcher (United States) Faculty at UCLA School of Public Health; chairman of Department of Community Medicine and Family Practice at Morehead School of Medicine; US surgeon general, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, assistant secretary of Health and Human Services
Professor Nelson Sewankambo (Uganda) Dean of Makerere University Medical School, principal of Makarere University College of Health Sciences, acting vice-chancellor of Makerere University
Dr. Louis Sullivan (United States) US secretary of Health and Human Services, dean of the Morehouse School of Medicine
Dr. Haryono Suyono (Indonesia) Minister of population and coordinating minister of social welfare, Airlangga University, Surabaya, and University of Chicago
Dr. Chen Zhou (People’s Republic of China) Minister of health