Resolve to Save Lives

Leading change in epidemic preparedness

Program Management for Epidemic Preparedness (PMEP) is a leadership and management program that enables teams to accelerate epidemic preparedness in their countries through peer exchange and practical learning.

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To date, PMEP has trained over 200 health security leaders from 20 countries.


A one-week, in-person leadership and management training for country teams from the African or Eastern Mediterranean Regions facilitated by our team of global experts and partners

2023 Program: Nairobi, Kenya

Applications Are Closed


More information:

Frequently Asked Questions (English) (PDF)

Grow technical and organizational skills

Prioritize and maximize investments with improved leadership and management skills.

Advance your work through experiential learning

Sessions are tailored to your country’s planned or existing preparedness initiatives.

Engage in peer learning and problem-solving

Share lessons and expertise in a peer-led, global community of preparedness leaders.

PMEP Alumni

PMEP has trained health security leaders from:

Cameroon, Chad, Cote D’ivoire, DRC, Ethiopia, The Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Namibia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Rwanda, South Africa, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, and Zambia.

PMEP Connect

Participants who successfully complete PMEP Core are invited to apply for PMEP Connect, a global community of leaders who receive funding to advance their NAPHS and dedicated coaching and collaboration with experts from Resolve to Save Lives and partners. The 2024 inaugural program of PMEP Connect includes 50 leaders from Chad, Togo, Kenya, Pakistan, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia and Zanzibar.

Participation in PMEP Core does not guarantee inclusion in PMEP Connect.