Matthew Brack joined IDDO in February 2019. As Programme Manager, Matt manages delivery of the Ebola and Visceral Leishmaniasis programmes, scientific research activities and collaborations. Additionally, as part of the IDDO Science team, Matt supports the strategic development of other Neglected Poverty Related Diseases (NPRDs) research themes at IDDO.
Matt's most recent work has involved administration and project management in international development at the Oxford Department of International Development and Oxford Policy Management. Before moving to Oxford, Matt worked with the Centre on Global Health Security at Chatham House as a project manager, and as a project manager and policy officer at the Wellcome Trust, engaging with legal, ethical and technical issues around sharing data and software globally for public health action and scientific research.
After initially training in the Harvard School of Public Health's project management system at Harvard University Extension School he became certified with the Project Management Institute. He has an MA in digital asset management from King’s College London.