Mary Ann Etiebet
Etiebet has two decades of experience improving healthcare outcomes for vulnerable populations and transforming healthcare delivery at the frontlines. As the Lead and Executive Director of Merck for Mothers, Etiebet is responsible for successfully implementing a robust set of innovative maternal health programs and high-impact partnerships that integrate the private sector’s invention and expertise to design, deploy, and scale solutions that empower women, equip health providers, and strengthen health systems. She draws on extensive U.S. and global experience in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors for this role. Prior to Merck for Mothers, Etiebet was a Principal Consultant in the Population Health Management team at Premier Inc. She has also served as Director of Ambulatory Care Strategies for New York City Health and Hospitals; Senior Clinical Technical Advisor for the Institute of Human Virology-Nigeria, a PEPFAR implementing partner; and Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Disease at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Etiebet earned her MD and MBA from Yale University. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at New York-Presbyterian Weill Cornell and fellowship in Infectious Diseases Hospital System at New York-Presbyterian Columbia University Medical Center and is Board Certified in Infectious Diseases.