Dr. Abdoulaye Nikiema joined IQLS in February and he is be based in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. Before working for IQLS, Abdoulaye previously served as the National Health Laboratory Services Department Director and the West-African Laboratory Network Project Coordinator in Burkina Faso. He has extensive experience in supporting laboratory network strengthening and especially quality management for Global Health Security. He holds a professional doctoral degree in Pharmacy, a specialist diploma in Laboratory Medicine and a Master’s Degree in Microbiology.
Since January 2021, he is also the Chief Executive Officer of IQLS Africa.