Dr. Meder Omurzakov, UNFPA Assistant Representative, has 18 years of professional experience in health and development programs. Meder has been working in UNFPA since 2010 as Assistant Representative. Prior joining to UNFPA Meder worked as a national program officer in the WHO country office, as a program manager in the US based NGO “Project HOPE” and as a surgeon in National Surgical Center.
Meder holds a Medical Doctor degree (1995) from the Kyrgyz State Medical Institute and Master's Degree in Health Administration (2007) from the University of North Carolina (2007) at Charlotte, the USA.
Citizenship: The Kyrgyz Republic
- Master of Health Administration (MHA), 2005 – 2007
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
- General Surgeon, Residency on Surgery, 1995 – 1997
Department of Hospital Surgery, the Kyrgyz State Medical Institute,
- Medical Doctor (MD), 1989 -1995
The Kyrgyz State Medical Institute, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
- 2010 – present, Assistant Representative, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country office, Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic
- 2007 – 2010, National Professional Officer, the World Health Organization (WHO), Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic
- 2004 – 2005, Program Manager, Project HOPE/USAID Tuberculosis Control Program, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz Republic
- 2001 – 2004, Information Education Communication (IEC) Coordinator, Project HOPE/USAID Tuberculosis Control Program, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz Republic
- 1997 – 2001, Surgeon, National Surgical Center (NSC) of the Kyrgyz Republic