Fadima has a background in Sociology and completed a Msc in Health Economics and PhD in Public Health. She is a researcher and head of Monitoring and Evaluation Office at the Institute de Researche en Science de la Santé (IRSS) in Burkina Faso. She is a Social Scientist focusing on Health Systems and Policy. She actively contributed in several research projects including costings of health interventions. Her research in PIIVeC will focus on financing mechanisms for vector borne diseases.