Dr. Wagenaar’s research, implementation, and service work focuses on supporting equitable public-sector health systems and policies globally. He has particular interests in improving the prevention and treatment of mental health disorders in low-and middle-income countries. He has previously worked in Cameroon, Haiti, and Malawi.
In his current role working with Health Alliance International, a Center of the Department of Global Health, he provides technical support to a number of health systems, operations research, and implementation science projects in Mozambique, primarily focused on improving government primary healthcare and the quality and use of health information system data for decision-making and health evaluations. He is trained as an Epidemiologist and has specific expertise in quasi-experimental designs and time-series analyses.
Mozambique; South Africa; Cote-D’Ivoire