Prof. Margaret Gyapong is a Medical Anthropologist by training and a Deputy Director for Research and Development in the Ghana Health Service in charge of the Dodowa Health Research Centre.
She has an interest in health systems, implementation research, Demographic Surveillance, tropical diseases and gender. She has several publications in and is a reviewer for several international journals. She serves on a number of National and international committees and task forces and has a part time faculty appointment with the University of Ghana, and adjunct professorial appointments with the Brunel University in the UK and Georgetown University in the USA.
She leads the social science working group of the INDEPTH Network.