Gladys Charles Mbwanji

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Vacancy: Research Scientist (2 posts)

IHI is looking for experienced Research Scientists to work with a project bearing the title: Broad One Health Endectocide-based Malaria Intervention in Africa (BOHEMIA) funded by the UNITAID. This project …

It’s World Malaria Day today: We’re for “Zero malaria”

We’re for “Zero malaria” (Dar es Salaam, April 25 2019) It’s World Malaria Day today. IHI joins with the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children through the …

Recent Projects

Calcium supplementation on pregnant women

Project summary This is a trial-based study funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It intends to generate evidence for decision-making on the potential non-inferiority of a lower dose …

Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods

The Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods is an exciting project in which IHI works with a consortium of partners from Asia and Africa to 1) develop capacity for improved …

Gladys Charles Mbwanji

Research Scientist & Clinician

Dr. Gladys Mbwanji is a research and medical officer. She holds a Medical Degree from the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Science (MUHAS). Her research interests include HIV/AIDS and opportunistic infection including Cryptococcal Meningitis and TB. She is responsible for Cryptococcal antigen screening in ART HIV patients in Kilombero district (CRASK). She also serves as a research officer in a Cryptococcal Meningitis clinical trial. In addition, she has administered project (e.g. staffing, research protections, budget), in collaboration with other researchers, and produced several peer-reviewed data from participating projects.“My experience at IHI has taught, improved my skills and experience in treating and management of people living with HIV. Through CRASK project, I have been able to present data at the national and international conferences.”, says Gladys.

Projects

Kilombero and Ulanga antiretroviral cohort study (KIULARCO)

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