About The Team
POLHN has dedicated public health professionals in its DPS research team who have decade long experiences in Health Security and Emergencies, NCDs and Health Through the Life course, and Health Systems. The team coordinates and implements WHO core functions, project and programs in the Pacific island countries (PICs). The research team focuses on planning and developing new continuing education avenues for the Public Health professionals and workers in the PICs.
Poor governance leaves health systems vulnerable to corrupt practices and mismanagement. When these
Human resources for health are defined by WHO as "all people engaged in actions whose primary intent