Dr. Leticia Adelaide Appiah a Physician and Senior Public Health Specialist is currently the Executive Director of the National Population Council of Ghana. Before assuming that role, Dr. Appiah was the Director of Health Services for Ledzokuku-Krowor Municipality (LEKMA) of Ghana since its inception in 2008.
During this period, she built genuine rapport and collaboration with all facilities including the private healthcare providers, local, regional, national communities and professionals’ at all organizational levels. She served in this capacity until November 2016 when she was offered an appointment as the Executive Director of National Population Council. She has a passion for population and reproductive health with particular emphasis on family planning, HIV and nutrition. Prior to her assumption as Municipal Director of Health Services at LEKMA, she worked as a Medical Doctor and Public Health Specialist in various public health institutions, treating clients, and training the next generation of health professionals.