Emily Toubali is the Lymphatic Filariasis (LF) Technical Advisor for the Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Division at the US Agency for International Development (USAID). Emily brings over 15 years of professional experience in infectious diseases, program management, and monitoring and evaluation to her current role to provide technical oversight to USAID's country and global-level LF portfolio. Prior to USAID, Emily worked as an independent Public Health Consultant where she led a number of NTD and eye health initiatives. She also worked on NTDs at Helen Keller International for almost eight and a half years, including as Director of the Morbidity Management and Disability Prevention (MMDP) Project, a five-year effort funded by USAID to support national governments in their work to eliminate trachoma and lymphatic filariasis. Emily graduated from Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health in 2009 with Master's of Public Health in Epidemiology.
email: etoubali [at] usaid [dot] gov