Melissa Culp, MEd, RT(R)(MR)
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Melissa joined the RAD-AID management team in 2013, served previously as director of the RAD-AID Technologist Program, led the curriculum design for the RAD-AID Certificate of Proficiency in Global Health Radiology, and established the RAD-AID Malawi Program. Additionally, she is an assistant professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the Department of Allied Health Sciences and founder of the UNC RAD-AID Chapter. As vice president and chief operating officer at RAD-AID International, Melissa works with the management team, governmental agencies, professional societies, academic institutions, and private sector partners to develop emerging RAD-AID programs and implement strategic vision for the organization.
Ufara Zuwasti Curran, MD
Assistant Director of Operations
Dr. Zuwasti Curran received her MD from the University of Indonesia and her Masters in Global Health Science from the University of Oxford’s Nuffield Department of Population Health. Prior to joining RAD-AID, Dr. Zuwasti Curran worked for Indonesia’s Vice President and Special Envoy for the Millennium Development Goals to strengthen public health delivery and systems insight. Ufara also served as Health System Specialist and Team Coordinator for USAID’s Health Finance and Governance project, and as consultant for the World Bank. Dr. Zuwasti Curran’s interests include national health policy and systems strengthening, innovative financing models, informatics, and interdisciplinary partnerships.
Megan Brown, BS, RT(R)(VI)
Megan Brown received her Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She works as a vascular and interventional technologist for UNC Health Care. Previously, she collaborated on the Interventional Radiology Readiness Assessment Tool for Global Health published in The Journal of Global Radiology (2017), and she traveled to University Hospital Basel as a UNC Division of Radiologic Science Global Student Ambassador in 2015. As Operations Administrator, she manages volunteer recruitment and onboarding into RAD-AID programs to ensure that the organization meets its maximum outreach potential.