Professor Chimezie Anyakora is a fellow of the Academy of Public Health and has been intensely involved in the public health space in Africa for over a decade. He has served in several national, continental and global public health committees. He is the founder of Bloom Public Health, which has focused on mobilizing African talents to support African Public Health needs in a sustainable way. Anyakora holds a PhD in Pharmaceutical Chemistry and is a Professor at the Pan-Atlantic University. He has consulted for a number of public health organizations including the World Health Organization, the Global Health Impact Programme and many more. He has worked on public health projects across various African countries including Nigeria, Cameroon, Congo, Malawi, Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda and Congo Brazzaville.