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Mary-Ann Etiebet

Dr. Mary-Ann Etiebet is the Lead and Executive Director of Merck for Mothers. has two decades of experience improving healthcare outcomes for vulnerable populations and transforming healthcare delivery at the frontlines. Mary-Ann is responsible for successfully implementing high-impact maternal health programs and partnerships that integrate the private sector’s invention and expertise to empower women, equip health providers and strengthen health systems. She draws on extensive experience in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors for this role.

She joins Merck for Mothers from Premier Inc, where she was a Principal Consultant in the Population Health Management team. Previously, she served as Director of Ambulatory Care Strategies for New York City Health and Hospital. Her work in international health includes serving as the Senior Technical Advisor of the Institute of Human Virology-Nigeria, a PEPFAR implementing partner, while she was Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Disease at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.

Mary-Ann earned her MD and MBA from Yale University. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell and fellowship in Infectious Diseases Hospital System at New York-Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center and is Board Certified in Infectious Diseases.