Alpha Diallo, PhD, MPH

Visiting Research Scholar

University Hospital of Reims

Biography

Alpha Diallo is Assistant Professor of Endocrinology at the University of Conakry. He completed his M.D. in 2008 in Guinea where he worked one more year in the Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolic Diseases at the University Hospital of Conakry prior to his Residency in Endocrinology and Metabolic Diseases in Ivory Coast (2009 - 2014).

During his residency, he completed an internship at the University Hospital of Reims and obtained an MPH in Epidemiology, Clinical Research, and Evaluation in 2014 at the School of Public Health of Nancy, in France. Dr Diallo worked for three years in France as an endocrinologist while teaching at the University of Conakry, Guinea. He is currently completing a PhD in Public Health in France. His research has mainly focused on diabetes and its complications.

As a Humphrey fellow at Emory University (Rollins School of Public Health), Dr Diallo seeks to learn and strengthen his skills in Public Health to help establishing a better access to prevention and care for non-communicable diseases in low-income countries. Affiliated with the Emory Global Diabetes Research Center, Dr Diallo will work on current issues related to diabetes, focusing on access to essential diabetes care in low- and middle-income countries.