Dr Yazoume Yé joined ICF in 2009 as Technical Specialist and become Technical Director in 2014. He has more than 17 years of experience in malaria epidemiology and monitoring and evaluation (M&E) and survey design and implementation, and he has an excellent understanding of heath information systems. His research interests include impact evaluation of national-scale malaria control interventions and malaria epidemiology, and he has an extensive record of publications in renowned peer-reviewed journals and has made presentations at international conferences, primarily in malaria epidemiology. He is experienced in providing technical assistance on the development of M&E strategies and supporting country programs on developing surveillance and routine information systems for malaria. Dr Yé has a good understanding of the global malaria strategy, particularly in the context of the elimination agenda, and he has extensive networks in the global malaria community, particularly through his involvement in the Roll Back Malaria (RBM) Monitoring and Evaluation Reference Group (MERG). Dr. Yé has a good understanding of data and is skilled in descriptive and inferential analyses. He has designed and implemented several national and multinational impact evaluation studies.
Dr. Yé has a Ph.D. in Epidemiology and Public Health and a master's degree in Community Health and Health Management from the University of Heidelberg Medical School in Germany.