NM-AIST invites applications into MScPHR

NM-AIST invites applications into MScPHR
May 18, 2017

The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) invites applications for admission into the Master of Science in Public Health Research (MScPHR) degree programme for the 2017/18 academic…

Tanzania scientist wins global research prize
May 9, 2017

Tanzania scientist wins international research prize Dar es Salaam, May 9, 2017. Tanzania’s Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) Science Director, Dr. Fredros Okumu, is among 41 scientists from around the globe…

RTS’S Malaria Vaccine: Ifakara Scientist Says Tanzania Must Be Proud of Its Contributions
April 25, 2017

RTS’S Malaria Vaccine; Tanzania Must Be Proud! By Dr. Frederick Haraka The WHO African region has recently announced the beginning of a pilot malaria vaccination programme in Africa. The pilot…

Ifakara Health Institute Committed to Developing and Testing New Tools Against Malaria Vectors
April 24, 2017

Ifakara Health Institute Committed to Development and Testing of New Tools Against Malaria Control By Dr. Gerry F. Killeen Vector control with long-lasting insecticidal nets (LLINs) and indoor residual spraying…

Ifakara scientist explains why ending Tuberculosis requires better diagnostics
March 24, 2017

Ending tuberculosis through better diagnostics Author: Dr. Frederick Haraka, MD Yes, to end tuberculosis (TB), we need better diagnostic tools! TB is among the deadliest diseases in the world. In…

Tanzanian institute develops new technology to fight malaria
January 12, 2017

As the world and Africa, in particular, continues to grapple with malaria, Tanzania’s Ifakara Health Institute has developed a new technology that has proven quite effective in fighting malaria. According to the…

World’s first malaria vaccine in the offing
January 12, 2017

Dar es Salaam — It is now confirmed. Mass vaccinations with the world’s first malaria vaccine, RTS,S, whose trial involved over 15,000 children from Tanzania and six other African countries,…

UK to fund drone-based blood deliveries in Tanzania
January 12, 2017

BBC has reported that the UK government is to fund a trial of drone-based deliveries of blood and other medical supplies in Tanzania. The goal is to radically reduce the…

Ifakara Health Institute set to offer a unique post-graduate degree course in health research
January 9, 2017

Ifakara Health Institute set to offer a unique post-graduate degree course in public health research:  A unique masters’ degree program is set to be offered by Ifakara Health Institute (IHI)…

Introducing Sayansi na Ubuntu
November 30, 2016

Dear Readers, We are who we are because you are! This is the true meaning of Ubuntu. At Ifakara Health Institute, we are driven by five core values, all of…

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