As the malaria, child survival and sanitation monitoring advisor, Cristina Lussiana leads the production and use of evidence from monitoring systems mainly built in DHIS2. Cristina conceives, develops and promotes monitoring systems and tools for improvement to timely inform project course correction by providing quality evidence to decision makers packaged in a user-friendly way.
Cristina has more than 7 years of experience in leading data use in public health projects in Africa and Asia. She holds a Master of Science in infectious diseases from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, post-graduate certificates in data management and data analysis, and she is currently enrolled in a data science degree from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She speaks French, Spanish, Portuguese, English and Italian. She is based in Nairobi, Kenya.