Dr. Nyirimanzi Naphtal
MD, MMed, MSc
Dr. Naphtal is currently a Consultant Pediatrician at Partners in Health in Sierra Leone. Prior to this he was a lecturer at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences at the University of Rwanda. He also coordinated a CDC/COAG program at the University Teaching Hospital of Butare which focused on the prevention and management of HIV in children. Dr. Naphtal served as a mentor for an HIV program across 12 district hospitals in Rwanda and was also a mentor to district hospitals on neonatal, child, and maternal-child health. Dr. Napthal has served on several committees at the University Teaching Hospital of Butare such as the palliative care committee, the healthcare access committee, the safety and occupational health committee, and as Vice-Chair of the ethical and research committee. He has lectured, supervised, and mentored many medical students.