Program Leader, Field Epidemiology & Vaccinology
Director of the EpiVacPlus Program
Dr. Aristide Aplogan is in charge of the field epidemiology and vaccinology program. He is also director of AMP's EpiVacPlus program and managing director of the GIE EpiVac.net. As such, he ensures strategic development, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation.
Dr. Aplogan is an expert in capacity building in vaccinology and epidemiology, the improvement of immunization program performance, epidemiological surveillance, and epidemic response. He also has significant experience in operational research.
Before joining AMP in 1997, Dr. Aplogan was a senior independent consultant for European, American, and African institutions (Coopération française, Epicentre, European Union, The Population Council, The Evaluation Project, PATH, USAID, UNICF, FNUAP, ABPF, African Ministries of Health, etc.).
Dr. Aplogan received his MD from the University of Lomé, Togo. He received training in epidemiology at the Institute for the Development of Applied Epidemiology (IDEA) in Annecy, France and Bordeaux 2 University. He holds a master 2 in economics and public health management in developing countries from Paris-Dauphine University.