Dr. Godfred Acheampong is a trained Clinical Microbiologist from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana and University of East London (UEL), UK. He is currently the Programs Coordinator for CfHSS. Principal roles include coordinating of Programs, handling research write-ups, supporting Director of Programs in his daily functions. Prior to joining CfHSS, he was the Deputy Head of Laboratories for the Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research in Tropical Medicine (KCCR). Research areas include bacterial zoonosis, human-animal interactions, molecular mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance, laboratory quality assurance systems, and epidemiology of infectious diseases.