Dr. Kelley Sams is a Senior Associate on the programs team. She has a Ph.D. in Applied Medical Anthropology from the University of South Florida and a Master’s of Public Health from Tulane University. She speaks French and Hausa and has lived and worked in several countries, including France, Ghana, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, and the US. She was previously a Peace Corps volunteer and Fulbright-Hays scholar in Niger, as well as a post-doctoral researcher and instructor in Marseille, France. Her areas of interest include social science investigations, global health program assessments, MEL, and applied research, with a focus on health in West and Central Africa. Kelley is based in Gainesville, Florida.