Mr. Daniel Junior Nana Yaw Abankwah

Mr. Daniel Junior Nana Yaw Abankwah
Junior Research Development Officer

Nana Yaw Abankwah is the Research Development Officer responsible for the facilitation of Pre and Post Award Services and the management of the Ethical and Protocol Review Committee of the College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana in the Korle-Bu Satellite Office.
Prior to his appointment, Daniel worked with the University of Ghana, School of Public Health as a Senior Research Assistant. Over the years, he has had professional experience doing research (i.e. proposal development for funding, data collection – qualitative and quantitative or both, data analysis and report writing). Experience in research have been in the area of health economics - healthcare financing, costing and cost effectiveness analysis, evaluation of mutual health organizations/insurance schemes; health systems research – health policies, decision making, stakeholder analysis; public health and population interventions and programmes (i.e., tropical, infectious and non-communicable diseases such as malaria, Ebola, hypertension and diabetes). He also has varied experiences in donor relations working on various projects for USAID, USAID HFG, DANIDA, FHI 360, WHO, R4D etc.
Nana Yaw holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from the University of Ghana, Legon. He also has a Master of Public Health Degree from the School of Public Health, University of Ghana.