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Zina Jarrah

FAH Health Financing and Costing Expert

Zina Jarrah is a health financing specialist, with experience in costing, cost-effectiveness analysis, results-based financing, health insurance, and political economy analysis. Her work has frequently focused on maternal and child health and community health programmes

She has worked with governments, donors, and other stakeholders in a variety of low- and middle-income settings, comprising more than twenty countries, primarily in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia

Previously, Zina worked as a Health Financing Technical Advisor with Management Sciences for Health, where she developed a costing and financing tool for integrated community case management (iCCM), and oversaw the tool’s application in ten countries

She is fluent in English, Arabic and French

Zina holds a DrPH from the Harvard Chan School of Public Health, an MPH from Boston University, and a BA from Wellesley College.