Joachim Osur

Board Member, ICRW Africa

PhD in Reproductive Health, Masters in Public Health, Bachelor’s in Medicine and Surgery


Academia, International Development Sector Expert

Professor Joachim Osur  (He/His), is the Vice Chancellor of Amref International University. He is a professor of sexual and reproductive health, a public health, reproductive health, and Sexual Medicine specialist with wide experience in health programming in the African context. 

He has contributed immensely to developing programs in health systems strengthening, health policy, and health service delivery models that have impacted thousands of lives in various countries in Africa. Professor Osur’s research spans across socio-cultural, health systems, and patient factors that impact sexuality and reproduction. 

He is widely published in peer-reviewed journals, has written books in his area of specialization, and is a regular sexual health educator in popular print and audiovisual media. He is a member of the American College of Sexologists and Fellowship of the Multidisciplinary Joint Committee on Sexual Medicine as designated by the European Union of Medical Specialists.