Dr. Claire Chaumont serves as Director, Program Evidence, Measurement and Evaluation at the END Fund, a fast-growing private philanthropy initiative focused on neglected tropical diseases. In this position, she leads monitoring and evaluation efforts of the organization’s granting portfolio, and oversee activities that provide a view of the organization’s return on investment and generates evidence that influences policy and practice. In this role, she brings over ten years of work experience in health financing, global health governance and health systems strengthening.
Prior to joining the END Fund, Dr. Chaumont’s work has focused on the use of research, data and evidence for policy-making in global health. From 2011 to 2015, she was a Research Director at the National Institute of Public Health of Mexico, coordinating several research projects in sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America totaling over US$ 6 million. In this capacity, she orchestrated data collection on HIV costs across 500 health facilities in sub-Saharan Africa. In addition, she has served as consultant for a wide range of international and non-for-profit organizations, including UNFPA, Ariadne Labs, The Palladium Group, the World Health Organization and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria. Dr. Chaumont started her career as a management consultant, helping hospitals in France and the United Kingdom improve the quality and efficiency of their services.
Dr. Chaumont is a Fulbright Scholar and received her Doctorate in Public Health from Harvard, a Master in Health policy planning and financing from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and the London School of Economics (LSE), and a Master in International Business from Sciences Po Paris. She has published more than 10 peer-reviewed articles on issues related to global health, health systems strengthening, and health financing.