Department of Health System Management and Development

Department of Health System Management and Development

The department is health systems focused and seeks to achieve equity in health training, produce fit-for-purpose health care workers towards the achievement of universal primary health care as part of the larger Amref strategy.

Our Purpose

Training fit for purpose health professionals for betterment of health service delivery.

Our Story

The Department of Health System Management and Development is one of the two departments in the School of Public Health. The department was established in 2017 after the School of Public Health was started to enhance delivery of quality innovative training of health professionals, who can apply multidisciplinary approaches in addressing public health issues; and promote achievement of Universal Health Coverage in Primary Health Care, as well as resolving human resource for health challenges facing the health systems in low middle-income countries.

Who we are

The department is health systems focused and seeks to achieve equity in health training, produce fit-for-purpose health care workers towards the achievement of universal primary health care as part of the larger Amref strategy.

Mission

To train and develop transformational health leaders for health systems management and creation of lasting change in health in Africa.

Vision

To be a leading department of excellence in research and innovation, and training transformational health professionals and leaders.

Our Work

We train Health Care professionals on the concepts and functions of health system management and health policy.

We undertake operational research in health systems, health laws and policies, health economics, health financing and human resource for health.

We promote achievement of Universal Health Coverage by offering hand-on practical skills on Primary Health Care (PHC) and health informatics

Why

Health systems, health financing, health information management, leadership and governance, human resource for health, supply chain and procurement of vaccines and medical commodities.

Our Partners

Health Systems Management and Development
Amref Health Africa
University of Liverpool
Ministry of Health
KEMRI

Academic Partnerships

Amref International University Campus Facilities
University of Liverpool
KEMRI

Impact Stories

“Success is not how high you have climbed but how you make a positive difference in the world”

AMIU provided the platform for change both in our mind-set and attitude that has equipped us with skills and knowledge to ensure a robust healthcare system management.

As a beneficiary of this lasting change, I say thank you to Amref International University.”

FACULTY PROFILES

Francis Namisi

Francis Namisi

POO

Paul Odhiambo Otieno

Norbert Boruett

Norbert Bourett

Evelyne Muinga

Evelyne Muinga

Curriculum Overview

The Champion School aims at offering all our students a broad and balanced curriculum that provides rewarding and stimulating activities to prepare them for the best social and cultural life.

Computer Science

Hands-on experience with the latest programming languages and technology.

Fine Arts

Giving wings to the artists who’d like to take it up as a career or just a hobby.

Humanities

The study of ancient and modern languages, philosophy, history, and more.

Science

The study that encourages scientific reasoning, discoveries and inventions.

Mathematics

Understanding the game of numbers and logic to solve real-world problems.

Languages

Learning more modes of communication from different parts of the world.

Menu
Login