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Passion, Drive, Perspective and Innovation are the foundations of the high functioning team at Mercy Global Health.

Founder and Managing Director:

 

Dr. Mohamad (Moe) Assoum is an infectious disease epidemiologist and global health specialist. His background in public health, infectious disease epidemiology (notably in the neglected tropical disease), GIS, remote sensing and medical geography, have enabled him and his teams to develop innovative methodologies and mobilise resources to treat over 750 million people throughout 20 countries since 2011. His previous experiences include consultancy roles at the WHO, and leading the NTD portfolio at the Children's Investment Fund Foundation. Most recently he was the Principal Advisor on programs and partnerships for the Global Institute for Disease Elimination.

Fun Facts About Our Team:

  • In his free time, Dr Assoum moonlights as the author of critically acclaimed science fiction/ fantasy novel series A Dance of Storms and Shadows. The novels are titled: Strike of Lightning and Echo of Thunder. Book 3 will be released later this year.