Marian Adel Akhnokh

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Marian Adel Akhnokh - 2017 Nominee
Position: family planning director
Organization: asyut directorate​ of health
Current Location: Egypt, Asyut
Faculity of medicine
Additional Degrees and Certifications:
Training of trainers for FP physician trainers from RCT and UNFPA
Awards Received:
  • Award:
    Best 3 family planning supervisor in the country
    Awarding Organization:
    Mistery of health
    Date Awarded:
    December 2, 2014
During the period since 2010 till now she works as a supervisor of F.P in Elfath city in asyut ( Egy. ) a high increase in years of protection and rate of coverage due to her effort as supervisor and working as service providor for high demand areas – Nominator
Describe your contributions to and achievements in family planning.

I became a FP supervisor in Elfateh health management by the end of 2010 . During this date tell now I do my best to increase the user of family planning method as they at 2010 was 21092 during the year by 2016 they became 57180 during the year and increase years of protection from 6270 to 15766 .
Training of more than 50 primary health providers on family planning basics​
Prepare annual and quarterly achievement report for the family planning of Elfateh health management
Design and monitor annual plan and data analysis for the FP of Elfateh health management

What sparked your passion for family planning?

Population over growth is main cause of poverty and ignorance in my country . I liked to make share in solving this problem especially when seeing my neighbors and relatives suffering economically and socially due to uncontrolled births and how there children lakes from education and women suffering healthy​ and socially
Due this I start my work as a resident doctor of family planning from 2007 till I chosen to be a family planning supervisor by the end of 2010 and until now

Give one or two examples of how you display leadership in your family planning work.:

I do hard effort to overcome the lake in service providers by working as service provider beside supervision in the villages of the city and switching between the service​ providers under my supervision to cover more areas and sending mobile clinic of FP to cover the high demand and away areas. Beside that I had to overcome the false beliefs​ about FP by media symposium and the help of religious leaders. Coordinates with
directorate of health to send medical convoys to high demand areas

If you are named a winner of 120 under 40, how will you use this new platform and the $1000 grant to advance your work? :

Go a head for post graduation study in family planning

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