Dr. Holder is a public health physician and Manager of the Combatting Childhood Communicable Diseases Project, a bilateral project of the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare of Liberia and USIA, which focuses on such widespread problems as malaria and dehydration disorders. As Manager Dr. Holder must plan, implement and monitor Project activities including training, health education, health information systems development, operational research, and evaluation of selected primary health care programs.
Dr. Holder earned a Diploma in Tropical Public Health from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (1976), and a B.Sc. in Science and Psychology (1969) and an M.D., CM. degree (1973) from McGill University, Canada.