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David Fleming, MD

Vice President, Global Health Programs

Dr. David Fleming is our vice president of the Global Health Programs division, which brings together PATH’s significant country experience and deep technical expertise to facilitate the organization's ability to achieve impact through innovative approaches and solutions.

In his role Dr. Fleming oversees PATH's presence in country offices and is responsible for PATH’s scientific expertise in sexual and reproductive health; maternal, newborn, child health, and nutrition; noncommunicable diseases; malaria; neglected tropical diseases; HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis; health systems innovation and delivery; and digital health. Dr. Fleming also leads the divisional strategy, directs the Global Health Programs senior leadership team, and serves as an organizational representative with PATH donors and partners.

Dr. Fleming possesses more than 30 years of experience in public health leadership. Prior to PATH, Dr. Fleming served as the director and health officer for Public Health - Seattle and King County (PHSKC). He has previously held positions as the director of Global Health Strategies at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, as the Deputy Director at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and as the State Epidemiologist for the Oregon Health Division.

Dr. Fleming earned his medical degree from the State University of New York.