Dr. Erik Post has 30 years’ experience in Africa, Asia, and South America working on TB and leprosy control programs, community-based rehabilitation, health systems research, and health systems approaches. With a track record of managing projects in-country and numerous evaluations, country assessments, and technical support missions, he focuses on achieving practical results and bridging the gap between policy and practice.
Before his work with MSH, Dr. Post worked for the KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation as a senior TB consultant. He served as chief of party of the USAID Challenge TB project and, while at FHI 360, as senior TB technical advisor for the USAID TB Private Sector Activity, both in Indonesia. As a senior medical advisor, he has served as a country director in Nigeria and Indonesia and engaged in technical assistance on evaluations, project design, health systems approaches, leprosy control and care, oversight of the TB Reach project (Stop TB Partnership), community-based rehabilitation, and a multicountry major clinical trial. Dr. Post has served as board member of the Task Force Health Care—a Dutch foundation that brings together the medical industry, knowledge institutions, the Dutch government, and NGOs—and a member of the Advisory Board of the Stop TB Partnership in Indonesia.