Web Forum

Management Systems International (MSI)/Scaling Up Framework
Thursday, July 29th, 2010 | 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Pacific

In this presentation, Dr. Richard Kohl, co-author of MSIís Scaling Up Framework, provides a map of how to ďscale upĒ or expand public health programsí impact and reach. Dr. Kohl covers what scaling up entails, illustrates its various applications, and provides key lessons learned from a maternal and child health project in India.




    Richard Kohl, PhD

    Richard Kohl, PhD, recently worked as a Technical Director at Management Systems International (MSI), an international development consulting firm. He was the Program Director for MSIís scaling up portfolio and a co-author of MSIís scaling up framework. Dr. Kohl has applied this framework to scale up small NGO-implemented pilot projects in public health in India, Africa and Eastern Europe. Prior to working at MSI, Dr. Kohl spent over 15 years working as a policy economist and as a professor of economics. Dr. Kohl holds a Ph.D in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley and a BA from Swarthmore College.


The following document is a PDF version of the speaker’s presentation and is intended to be used for reference only.