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Dr. Odessa Dariel is a Franco-American who grew up in France and joined the Peace Corps after completing a BA in economics from the UT Austin. Her experiences in East Africa as a Small Business Advisor peaked her interest in global health and education so Dr Dariel went on to obtain a nursing degree in the United States, followed by a Masters and Ph.D in nursing after working for 5 years as a Registered Nurse at Kaiser Permanente. Currently Dr Dariel is Associate Professor at EHESP (the French School of Public Health), Head of the first year of a Masters of Public Health in Paris, France, and responsible for the Health Policy & Management (HPM) track for second year students. Dr. Dariel teaches leadership and qualitative research methods and her research topics are inter-professional collaboration and coordination and the quality of work life.