Profile- Regional Health Director Savannah

Dr Chrysantus Kubio is a Public Health Physician Specialist and a Member of Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons. He joined the Ghana Health Service in 2003 and was posted as a Medical Officer to the West Gonja Hospital in West Gonja District, Damongo, after obtaining his MB ChB from the University of Ghana Medical School.

While working in West Gonja Hospital, Dr Kubio acquired Master of Public Health (MPH) and MPhil (Applied Epidemiology and Disease Control) from the School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Legon in 2006 and 2011 respectively. He became a Member, Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons (Public Health) in 2016.

He served as the Medical Superintendent of the West Gonja Hospital from 2004 to 2015 and at the same time the District Director of Health Services, West Gonja District from 2007 to 2016. Dr Kubio proceeded on reposting to the Saboba District Health Directorate as District Director of Health Services from 2016 to 2018. He served another dual management position in the Karaga District as Acting Medical Superintendent of the Karaga District Hospital from June 2018 to February 2019 and as District Director of Health Services, Karaga District. A position he held until December 2019 when he was appointed the Regional Director of Health Services for the Savannah Region.