Dr. David Paye Namakpeh is a licensed Liberian Pharmacist currently serving as Director at
the Quality Control Laboratory (QCL) of the Liberia Medicines and Health Products Regulatory
Pharm. Namakpeh graduated from the Diecke Refugee School in the Republic of Guinea in 1999
and later matriculate at the University of Liberia in 2004 and graduated in 2009 and 2015 with a
Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in chemistry and a Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm) degree in
general Pharmacology respectively. Pharm. Namakpeh also holds master’s degree in public
Health (MPH) specifically in epidemiology from the Cuttington University located in Congo
Town. He is a candidate of Doctor of Pharmacy Degree at the school of University of Liberia.
Namakpeh has several certificates in clinical and regulatory related courses from China, USP-
Ghana, USP-Liberia PQM+, NAFDAC Nigeria among others.
Namakpeh has contributed to the work force of our beloved country Liberia in so many
capacities but limited to the following areas such as teaching in several high schools for 14 years,
Hospital Pharmacist at Curran Lutheran Hospital, Zorzor Lofa County, laboratory technician at
the Quality Laboratory of LMHRA, Quality Assurance Manager at LMHRA Quality Control
Laboratory and the list goes on.
In addition to his contributions to society and academic achievement, Pharm. Namakpeh has
participated in numerous international training and workshops.