Fatima Tsiouris, MS

Deputy Director, Human Resources for Health (HRH) Development

Fatima Tsiouris, MS, is the deputy director for human resources for health (HRH) development at ICAP at Columbia University, leading HRH workforce training and development through curriculum development targeted at different health cadres, as well as telementoring programs across ICAP-supported countries, including evaluation of their acceptability and impact on knowledge uptake. She also leads ICAP’s work on prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT), HIV nutrition, and global health student training programs. Ms. Tsiouris joined ICAP in 2004 and has more than 15 years of experience designing, managing, and coordinating major health development projects in the areas of PMTCT, maternal and child health, quality improvement, and training. She also serves as the co-chair for the START Free Working Group which was launched in 2016 by UNAIDS and PEPFAR to build on the achievements of the Global Plan towards the elimination of new pediatric HIV infections. Prior to joining ICAP, she worked as a clinical nutritionist at Harlem Hospital’s HIV center. Ms. Tsiouris holds a Master of Science degree in clinical nutrition from Columbia University.