En MSF México tenemos a disposición profesionales locales con experiencia como portavoces.

The Press Office can set up interviews with members of senior staff in headquarters offices around the world or with members of our teams in the field. As well as our field staff, there are a number of qualified spokespeople in our London office with specific areas of expertise:

Dr Philipp du Cros MD – Head of Manson Unit MSF UK

Philipp du Cros is an infectious diseases specialist. He previously worked as a tuberculosis (TB) programme implementer (supporting MSF programmes in improving TB care specifically focusing on improved integration of TB-HIV services), infection control, and drug-resistant TB care and diagnosis. He has worked in Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, India, Myanmar, Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and Swaziland.

Marc DuBois – Executive Director

Marc DuBois took over as Executive Director of MSF UK in March 2008 following six years in MSF’s Dutch headquarters working in support of MSF’s witnessing and advocacy activities. Marc spent a year based in Khartoum and another in Angola, also with MSF. In addition to articles on humanitarian advocacy, Marc has published several pieces of short fiction and hopes to publish a collection of stories dealing with aid workers in Africa before setting his sights on writing a novel.

Sandrine Tiller – Programmes Advisor: Humanitarian Issues

Sandrine Tiller provides direct support to MSF operations and field teams through reflection and analysis that informs advocacy and practice. Her expertise is in humanitarian issues, particularly in the politicisation of aid, civil-military issues and the current state of the aid system. Her current work focuses on the following countries: Somalia, Syria, Libya, Yemen, Myanmar, Afghanistan.

Dr Bern-Thomas Nyang’wa – Public Health / TB Specialist

Dr Bern-Thomas Nyang’wa is a Malawian public health TB specialist and is the project manager for the TB Regiment Development Project at MSF. Bern has worked with MSF since 2004 in various positions in Malawi, Nigeria, Chad and Central African Republic. He has wide experience providing clinical and programme support to TB and HIV programmes, particularly in multidrug-resistant and paediatric TB in South Sudan, Colombia, CAR, Georgia and Cambodia.

Beverley Collin – Programmes Advisor: Health Policy and Practice

Beverley is a trained anthropologist and paediatric nurse practitioner. She is a specialist in the use of qualitative methods for social research (policy analysis), and has completed studies in the use of qualitative methodologies to develop local health strategies that fit within the cultural context. She has worked on most continents as a nurse, anthropologist or a medical coordinator. Beverley is able to discuss with the media the perception of medical issues and disease within UK society, and international advocacy and funding issues around HIV, TB and aging, among others.