Muhammad Ali Pate

Male, Person

1968 –


Who is Muhammad Ali Pate?

Muhammad Ali Pate is the former Minister of State for Health in Nigeria. His appointment in July 2011 follows his success as the Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency, in Abuja, Nigeria. He resigned as Nigeria's Minister of State for Health effective 24th July, 2013 to take up the position of Professor in Duke University's Global Health Institute, USA. He also serves on the agenda committee of the World Economic Forum. Dr Pate is an American Board-Certified MD in both Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, with an MBA from Duke University USA. Prior to this he studied at the University of College London, the 7th in the country. He also has a Masters in Health System Management from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK. He is currently an Adjunct Professor of Global Health of the Duke University Global Health Institute. He is also a member of the Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Vaccination and Humanitarian Emergencies at the World Health Organisation in Geneva.

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Sep 6, 1968
  • Duke University

on July 23, 2013


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