Hala AlMossawi is an accomplished global health professional with more than 24 years of experience as a technical expert, strategist, and leader at the implementing partner level, program level, with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and with government ministries.
As Vice President of Global Health within RTI’s International Development Group, Dr. AlMossawi provides strategic leadership and overall management for RTI’s global health portfolio. She is responsible for ensuring excellence in program implementation and advancing RTI’s technical and scientific leadership.
Dr. AlMossawi is a seasoned leader in business development and in the design and management of programs covering health system strengthening, tuberculosis, HIV, malaria, family planning, reproductive, maternal and child health, and global health security among others. She has led programs funded by various donors, including the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Millennium Challenge Corporation.
She has extensive field-based experience managing health programs in Asia, the Middle East, and Africa, as well as managing multi-country programs and developing policies and strategies, guidelines and protocols, assessment tools, and communication and training materials.
Prior to her position at RTI, Dr. AlMossawi served as Vice President, Corporate Monitor and Senior Director at URC, where she led program implementation and business development in over 20 countries. She also served in USAID’s Global Health Bureau as a Senior TB/HIV Advisor supporting PEPFAR countries in Africa, and she was Chief of Party for the Primary Health Care Project in Iraq.
She holds Master Training and Human Performance Improvement certificates from the American Society for Training and Development. Additionally, she holds a Strategic Planning Expert level certificate.
Dr. AlMossawi is a leader who works with passion and strives to deliver results and bring out the best in those around her. She champions strong values, strategic thinking with excellence, and high performance.