Fellowship Program, Community Award e Digital Health Program premiano progetti nelle seguenti aree: HIV, Epatiti virali, Patologie Oncoematologiche (Leucemia Linfatica Cronica e Linfoma Follicolare) e Infezioni Fungine Invasive.

 

Dott. Marco Simonelli
Esperto in programmi e finanziamenti per attività HIV/AIDS nei PVS.

Work experience

23/03/2009 to date: Consultant for International NGOs: Health Policy; project management, institutional fundraising.

01/02/2007 - 31/01/2009: Head of the Programs and Institutional Fundraising Unit.

01/02/2006 - 31/12/2007:
Programme Liaison Officer, AMREF Nairobi (Kenya)

01/04/2003 - 31/01/2006: Programme manager, Responsible for co-ordinating and monitoring the implementation of a multi-country (Tanzania, Zambia  and Burundi) and multi-sectoral HIV/AIDS programme, IRIS (In Rete Innovazione per lo Sviluppo)

14/10/2002 - 13/02/2003: Consultant, Develop an Information Campaign on Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS Prevention, East African Movies Ltd., Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania)

01/02/1999 – 13/10/2002: Project manager, Responsible for co-ordinating the implementation of a multi-sectoral HIV/AIDS control and prevention project in Tanzania, Centro Mondialità Sviluppo Reciproco (Cmrs), Livorno (Italy)

Education and training
1998: Post-degree Course on “Social Sciences and Intercultural Relations: the Psycho-pedagogical and Socio-anthropological approach” - Faculty of Education Sciences, University of Study of Florence (Italy)
1998: Degree in Anthropology - University of Study of Genoa, Via Balbi, Genova (Italy)

Additional information

PUBLICATIONS
  • 1998: Thesis: "Diseases and Healing Systems among the Dogon of the Mali", Degree dissertation in anthropology, University of Genoa, Dept. of Anthropological Sciences.
  • 1998: “Youth Services guidebook in Certaldo, Firenze”, Cooperativa CAT, Firenze.
  • 1999: “Sexually Transmitted Diseases Case Management Reference Manual for Clinicians”, Dodoma Region Health Dept. and CMSR Tanzania.
  • 1999: “A need assessment on sexual and reproductive health education and services addressing youth in Dodoma region, Tanzania”, Acts of the Tanzanian Public Health Association, Regional Conference, Dodoma, Tanzania, 12-13 November 1999.
  • 2000: “Rapid Assessment Procedures (RAP) for monitoring people’s Knowledge, Attitude and Practices (KAP) on STD/HIV/AIDS in Dodoma Region, Tanzania – Research Report”, National AIDS Control Programme / Cmsr-Tanzania.
  • 2000: “Elimu Kuhusu Magonjwa ya Kujamiiana” (What Sexually Transmitted Infections are, booklet in Swahili), Cmsr-Tanzania/Tanzania Printers.
  • 2001: “Sexual practices, knowledge of STDs/HIV/AIDS and health care seeking behaviour in Dodoma region – Tanzania”, in “Public Health Focus in Tanzania in the New Millennium – Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Scientific Conference of the Tanzania Public Health Association”, Tanzania Public Health Association, May 2001.
  • 2001: “A Study on Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Health Care Seeking Behaviours, Treatment and Treatment Outcome in Dodoma Region, Tanzania – Research Report”, National AIDS Control Programme / Cmsr-Tanzania.
  • 2002: “Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Health Care Seeking Behaviours, Treatment and Treatment Outcomes in Dodoma Region, in “Proceedings of the Twentieth Annual Scientific Conference of the Tanzania Public Health Association”, Tanzania Public Health Association, May 2002.
  • 2002: “Mambo Poa” Quarterly Magazine on Youth Education in Swahili/English, published in Tanzania by Cmsr-Tanzania and Tanzania Printers.
  • 2002: “Mambo Poa?! Sexual and Reproductive Health Education and Services addressing Youths in Dodoma, Tanzania – first year achievements”, in “Abstracts of the XIV International Conference on AIDS”, Barcellona, 7-14 July 2002”.
  • 2002: “Il Risveglio della Tanzania: Verso una nuova consapevolezza dell’AIDS” (Tanzania is waking up: Toward a new conception of AIDS, in Italian), in Volontari per lo Sviluppo, Milano.
  • 2002: “One Year of Fighting HIV/AIDS in Tanzania”, Monduzzi Editore, Bologna, Italy (2002).
  • 2002: “HIV/AIDS Counselling, Testing and Education in a Youth Centre”, in “Proceedings of the Twentieth one Annual Scientific Conference of the Tanzania Public Health Association”, Tanzania Public Health Association, 2002.
  • 2003: “AIDS, orfani e lavoro minorile in Tanzania”, AD Lucem, monthly Magazine published by Celim Milano.
  • 2006: “AMREF, azioni per la vita: l’esperienza nel campo diagnosi in kenya, l’impegno per una comunicazione globale”, paper presented to the TB day meeting “Tubercolosi un problema globale: l’impegno italiano nella lotta alla tubercolosi nel mondo - giornata mondiale per la lotta alla tubercolosi” – Milano, Ospedale S. Raffaele, 23 march 2006.
  • 2007: “La Casa di Nessuno: Pastori Nomadi, Paradigmi e Sviluppo in Turkana” (Pastoralism, Nomads, Paradigm and Development in Turkana). Paper presented at the University of Genoa.
  • 2007: “Per un’Africa liberata dalla sete: I progetti Idrico sanitari di AMREF in Kenya e Tanzania”, in Ilaria, official magazine of the Italian Cooperation, Anno 1 n.5, Dec 2007
  • 2008: “Dal community partnering al capacity building per un accesso all’acqua e alla salute in Africa”, in SILIS, Annuali della Civiltà dell’acqua, 4-5, anno.
  • 2008: “La cooperazione incomprensibile: Progetti di sviluppo e insuccessi in Turkana (Kenya)” (an incomprehensible cooperation: development projects an failures in Turkana, Kenya) , paper presented at the seminar “Cooperazione e Sviluppo”, University la Sapienza, Rome 8 April 2008.
  • 2008: “Oltre l’abc: per una appropriata educazione alla salute sessuale e riproduttiva in Africa” (Beyond abc: towards an appropriate education to sexual and reproductive health in Africa) in “Diritti umani e diritto allo sviluppo”, LED Edizioni, Roma 2008.
  • 2008: “Soluzioni Africane alla crisi del personale sanitario” (African solutions to the health worker crisis), AMREF/MPS.
  • 2008: Different Perceptions and Communication in Development Programmes: Comments to a Werner Herzog’s Documentary on the Flying Doctors Of East Africa, “First Interdisciplinary Course on the UN Millennium Development Goals”,  Università La Sapienza, Roma, October 2008 (http://w3.uniroma1.it/sapienzamillenniumcourse.it).
  • 2009: “Alimentazione nomade e sviluppo sedentario fra i pastori Turkana (Kenya)” (Alimentation and development among the Turkana nomads of Kenya), in “LE RICCHEZZE DELL’AFRICA: PIATTO PIENO, PIATTO VUOTO - PRODOTTI LOCALI, APPETITI GLOBALI; Franco Angeli;  
  • 2009: “Ogni promessa è debito: l’Italia e la lotta all’AIDS” (Each promise is a debt: Italy and the fight against HIV/AIDS)  - Actionaid Italia (http://www.actionaid.it/it/media_center/news/newsDetail.html?IDNEWS=1%20dicembre%20contro%20AIDS)
  • 2010: “La salute materna dai finanziamenti al campo. Le politiche che fanno la differenza” (Maternal health from financing to field: policies which makes a difference), Actionaid Italia, (original version in talian: translation available in german and polish within the EU funded project “True Development Through Health” (http://www.actionaid.it/it/downl_it/report_ricerca/HIVAIDS/HIVAIDS2010.html).
  • 2010: “Ogni Promessa è debito: l’Italia e la lotta all’AIDS – 2010 l’accesso universale alle cure e il rafforzamento dei sistemi sanitari” (Each promise is a debt: 2010 edition on universal access to treatment and health system strengthening) – Actionaid Italia (http://www.actionaid.it/filemanager/cms_actionaid/images/DOWNLOAD/Rapporti_AIDS_HIV/Ogni_Promessa_2010.pdf)
  • 2011: “Aid effectiveness for health - TOWARDS THE 4TH HIGH-LEVEL FORUM, BUSAN 2011: MAKING HEALTH AIDWORK BETTER”, Action For Global Health (http://www.actionforglobalhealth.eu/fileadmin/AfGH_Intranet/AFGH/Publications/2011_Policy_Report_-_Aid_Effectiveness_for_Health/AFGH__FINAL___WEB_.pdf)
  • 2011: “Ogni Promessa è debito: l’Italia e la lotta all’AIDS – 2011; La salute Globale e la lotta all’AIDS: quale credibilità per l’Italia? (Each promise is a debt: 2011edition on the credibility of Italy on Global Health and the fight against HIV/AIDS) – Actionaid Italia (http://www.actionaid.it/filemanager/cms_actionaid/images/DOWNLOAD/Rapporti_AIDS_HIV/Ogni_Promessa_2011.pdf)
  • 2011: “EUROPE’S REAL AID FOR HEALTH - ODA Tracking Analysis 2007-2010”, Action For Global Health, Nov 2011
  • (http://www.actionforglobalhealth.eu/fileadmin/AfGH_Intranet/AFGH/Publications/ODA_HEALTH_ODA_AND_HIV_ODA_TRACKING_FOR_THE_PERIOD_2007-9_FINAL.pdf)
  • 2011: “Methodology to assess volumes and patterns of official development assistance (ODA) for health and HIV services: the reality of European governments' financial contributions for the HIV response in developing countries in the period of 2007-2009”, Oral presentation at The 16th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa - ICASA 2011, the Africa's largest conference on HIV/AIDS, which took place in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) from the 4th to the 8th of December 2011.
  • (http://www.actionforglobalhealth.eu/index.php?id=180&tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=616&cHash=4fd74067f598598258304f8efa30f66a)

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES
  • 1997: Fellowship of the University of Genova, Faculty of Philosophy, Dept. of Anthropological Sciences: “The social construction of the disease: Illness, Healing and Culture amongst the Dogon of Mali”: Field research, Centre Régional de Médecine Traditionnelle (CRMT) Bandiagara / Insitut National Reserche en Santé Pubblique (INRSP) Bamako, Mali.
  • 2000: Anthropologist – research co-ordinator, National AIDS Control Programme Tanzania/Cmsr-Tanzania: “Rapid Appraisal Procedure for monitoring People Knowledge, Attitude and Practices related to STD/HIV/AIDS in Dodoma Region”, Tanzania, April – June 2000.
  • 2000: Research co-ordinator, National AIDS Control Programme Tanzania / Cmsr-Tanzania: “Sexually Transmitted Diseases Drugs Effectiveness, Treatment, Treatment Outcome and Patients  Health Care Seeking Behaviours in five health facilities of the Dodoma Region”, Tanzania, June – September 2000.
  • 2000: Researcher, National Malaria Control Program, Tanzania: “Malaria Drugs Policy Change in Tanzania, IEC Material Pre-testing”, Tanzania, November 2002.
  • 2002: Researcher-Technical Advisor: UNAIDS/ WHO Tanzania/ University of Dar Es Salaam: “Second Generation HIV Surveillance in Tanzania: Youths' Behavioural Surveillance Surveys (BSS)”, May-June 2002.
  • 2003-6: Collaborator, University of Genova, Faculty of Philosophy, Dept. of Anthropological Sciences.
  • 2006-8: Collaborator, University of Roma La Sapienza, Faculty of Philosophy, Dept. of Anthropological Sciences.

Community Award Program

Bando di concorso destinato a sostenere l’ideazione e l’effettiva realizzazione di progetti per interventi originali, di utilità diffusa, finalizzati a migliorare la qualità di vita e l’assistenza terapeutica dei pazienti affetti da HIV, Epatiti virali, Leucemia Linfatica Cronica e Linfoma Follicolare.

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