Neima Nora Candy


RN, BSN, MPH

Technical Assistant

National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL)


She graduated as a Professional Nurse from TNIMA December 20th, 2006 as the valedictorian for the school, later acquired her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the Mother Patern College of Health Sciences (MPCHS) in 2010 and Master of Public Health (MPH) from the University of Newcastle, Australia in 2013.

She is a Public Health specialist with more than 10 years work experiences in
  • Clinical Emergency practice

  • Pre- service trainer and clinical mentor for Nurses and Midwives

  • Trainer for health workers on Ebola case detection/management, Infection Prevention & Control (IPC)

  • She coordinated high quality planning, developing, implementing, strengthening, and monitoring of the Ebola emergency program activities for Liberian Red Cross in all the 15 Counties in Liberia.

  • She also worked with four of the fifteen Counties in Liberia in capacity building, Health Systems Strengthening through the integrated supportive supervision and providing technical assistance in the implementation of the Essential Package of Health Services (EPHS).

  • She has participated in series of National health and management trainings including a four-month general management training at the Liberian Institute of Public Administration (LIPA)

  • In 2015 and 2016, she received an Alumni Awards for National Leadership from The University of Newcastle Australia and the Advance Global Australian Awards respectively, for her role in the fight against Ebola in Liberia

  • Presently, she’s working as Technical Assistant at the National Public Health Institute of Liberia (NPHIL) and part-time instructor at the University of Liberia (Bachelor of Science in Public Health, and Certificate in Health Systems Leadership and Management Programs)