A Haitian-led solution

We are a team, more than 400 strong, who care for patients, educate children and empower women every day, amidst political turmoil, economic crisis and natural disasters.

Our team includes doctors, nurses, researchers, technicians and pharmacists, supported by a network of more than 1,000 community health workers. 

GHESKIO leadership

Dr. Jean William “Bill” Pape

Executive Director, GHESKIO Centers

Dr. Marie-Marcelle Deschamps

Deputy Director

Dr. Rose Irene Verdier

Chief of Clinics—Regulatory Manager

Dr. Patrice Joseph, MPH

Program Coordinator

Dr. Vanessa Rouzier

Chief of Pediatrics

Christel Boursiqout

Head of Human Resources and Program Administration

Key partners

GHESKIO’s major partners include the Haitian Ministry of Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, Fondation Mérieux, and the Analysis Group.

Other past and current partners include: 

  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Dartmouth Medical School
  • Flora Foundation
  • Florida International University
  • Fogarty International Center (FIC)
  • Fondation Haïtienne contre les Maladies Endemiques (FHAME)
  • Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria
  • Haitian Ministry of Health and Population
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Institut Haitien de l’Enfance
  • Mass Design Group
  • Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
  • Partners In Health (Zanmi La Sante)
  • President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)
  • United Nations International Children’s Fund (UNICEF)
  • United Nations Development Program (UNDP)
  • United Nations Fund for Population (UNFP)
  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • Université Quisqueya, Port-au-Prince

Haitian Global Health Alliance

The Haitian Global Health Alliance is the U.S.-based, 501(c)3 sister organization that provides funding and communications support to GHESKIO. With all expenses paid by the Board of Directors, 100% of all donations and grants go directly to support GHESKIO’s programmatic work.

Scott Morgan
HGHA Executive Director

HGHA Executive Director

Scott Morgan

Scott has 20 years of experience working in management within the non-profit sector specifically focused on HIV/AIDS, TB advocacy and global health.  Scott leads fundraising and communications for the Haitian Global Health Alliance and partners with other organizations to secure gifts-in-kind, such as medical supplies, equipment and medications. 

Contact the Haitian Global Health Alliance:

Email: scott@hgha.org
Mail: Haitian Global Health Alliance, 68 Jay Street, Suite 201 Brooklyn, NY 11201. 
Phone: +1 973 865 0128

HGHA Board of Directors

  • Lionel Turnier – President
  • Dr. Pierre Cremieux – Financial Committee
  • Dr. Dominic Dorsainvil
  • Dr. Marie M Deschamps
  • Dr. Dan Fitzgerald
  • Dr. James Gaetjens
  • Dr. Warren Johnson – Financial Committee
  • Dr. Serena Koenig
  • Dr. Jean William Pape
  • Dr. Paul Samuelson – Financial Committee
  • Dr. Alain Merieux

HGHA BoardPlus

BoardPlus was established as the young professional board of the Haitian Global Health Alliance. BoardPlus believes that engaging young professionals early in their careers will inspire them to contribute to GHESKIO’s mission throughout their careers to build valuable leadership skills and build professional connections. 

Haitian Global Health Alliance

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