Dr. Eghan provides technical support on program management, Universal Health Coverage, and medicines benefits management in health insurance programs. He has over 25 years of experience managing and implementing health care programs in multiple countries with a solid background in financing and health insurance; management and operational experience in public health (HIV, TB, and malaria), program management, resource mobilization, and grants management. Dr. Eghan was a primary facilitator for the development of the Ghana national health insurance policy framework and the Health Insurance Act (Act 650) of Ghana and served as a board member on the National Health Insurance Council of Ghana as head of the national medicines and tariffs sub-committees of the Health Insurance Authority of Ghana.
Dr. Eghan holds a doctorate in business administration from the University of North Carolina, Charlotte, a master’s in business administration, a master’s in health and pharmacoeconomics from the Barcelona School of Management at the University of Pompeu Fabra Barcelona, and a bachelor of pharmacy degree. He is a fellow of the Ghana College of Pharmacists.