Sam Agbo

Health | Nigeria

2016 New Voices Fellow


Dr. Agbo has been on the front lines in the fight against Polio for over 30 years. He has experience in countries around the globe, including Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania, Palestine and Angola from his time as Chief of Health and Child Survival with UNICEF for 16 years and counting. Under UNICEF he is responsible for the planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of integrated management of childhood illness (IMCI), Immunization and emergency preparedness and response (EPR) for the Nigeria country office. Prior to this, he worked as the Head of Health & HIV at Save the Children and as a Community Health Officer with WHO.