Team leader of Knowledge Management, Data Use, and Systems Research
David Randolph Wilson has more than 25 years of experience in international public health, including 16 years of long-term assignments in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. He has expertise in monitoring and evaluation (M&E) and the design and implementation of health management information systems (HMIS). With the Integrated Health Systems Strengthening Project (IHSSP) in Rwanda, Wilson was the senior health information systems and data use advisor to the Ministry of Health, providing support to streamline and implement the national HMIS. He also facilitated the creation of strategic plans for e-Health and HMIS; strengthened the M&E and data management capacity of the HMIS staff at central, district, and health facility levels; and designed a variety of web-based and mobile systems for collecting and analyzing data. Before moving to Rwanda, Wilson served for nearly 10 years as MSH’s chief information officer.