ISUH Board Members

Eugenie L. Birch, PhD, Lawrence C. Nussdorf Professor of Urban Education and Research, University of Pennsylvania, Chair of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme’s World Urban Campaign


Anthony Capon, BMedSC, MBBS, PhD, Director, United Nations University International Institute of Global Health


Jean Christophe Fotso, PhD, Associate Director, Research, Monitoring & Evaluation, Innovations for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, Concern Worldwide USA


Blaise Nguendo-Yongsi, PhD, Professor, Health Geography IFORD, University of Yaounde II, Cameroon


Gérard Salem, PhD, Professor, University of Paris Ouest


Shamim Hayder Talukder, MD, President, International Society for Urban Health Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Eminence


Yonette F. Thomas, PhD, Senior Research Advisor, AAG; Scientific Advisor on Urban Health to The New York Academy of Medicine


Susan Thompson, PhD, MTCP(Syd); BA Hons; DipEd(Macq), FPIA, Professor of Planning and Director Healthy Built Environments Program, The University of New South Wales, Australia


Arpana Verma, MBChB, MPH, PhD, FFPH, Director of the Centre for Epidemiology, MUCH and MPH/MRes Institute of Population Health, Manchester Academic Health Sciences Centre



President Emeritus:


David Vlahov, RN, PhD, FAAN, Dean and Professor, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Urban Health