Dr. Corrado Cancedda is the Director of the Botswana University of Pennsylvania Partnership and Strategic Advisor for Academic Partnerships at the Center for Global Health of the Perelman School of Medicine, at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to his current position, Dr. Cancedda was an Associate Physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School. Dr Cancedda has over twelve years of experience in Global Health as a clinician, educator, researcher, implementer, leader, advocate, and scholar. Dr. Cancedda has lived and worked extensively in Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Nigeria, Lesotho, Haiti, and Peru. His academic interest lies in the establishment, implementation, and evaluation of the impact of large-scale and multi-disciplinary Global Health Initiatives. He is especially interested in health workforce development and health system strengthening, with a particular focus on the notions of institutional capacity strengthening and sustainability.
Hosts Anne Greenhalgh, Michael Useem, and Jeff Klein are joined by Corrado Cancedda (Director of Botswana Univ. of Pennsylvania Partnership, Strategic Advisor for Academic Partnership, Center for Global Health, Univ. of Pennsylvania) and Ken Kocienda (Author, N/A) on the Thursday, December 13, 2018 edition of Leadership in Action.