Jane Lillywhite, MSc
Jane Lillywhite has over 30 years of experience of global health research and administration. With a background in parasitology and immunology Jane began her career developing diagnostic tools for use in the immuno-epidemiological research of parasitic infections. She then moved into research management and administration and has overseen an extensive number of international projects.
Prior to joining OGH, Jane was the Managing Director of the Partnership for Child Development at Imperial College London where she oversaw large research grants from organisations including, the World Bank, the World Food Programme, and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to assess the impact of school health initiatives and home grown school feeding programmes. She also lead the internationally renowned School Health and Nutrition Training course in both Africa and Asia that brought together leading experts in the field to strengthen the capacity of governments and their development partners to implement effective school health and nutrition programmes.
Currently, alongside her work with Oriole, she is a member of the Leadership Team of the London Centre for Neglected Tropical Disease Research.