Katende Andrew

In the News

IHI team engages with top brass at SERI

The IHI team (right) led by Dr. Honorati Masanja (not seen on the photo) meets with SERI officials (left row) during a stakeholder engagement meeting in Bern last week. PHOTO/COURTESY …

Health professionals learn “One Health” approach

Dr. Ally Olotu stresses a point when he addressed participants and invited guests during the opening ceremony. PHOTO/IHIcoms (Bagamoyo, Aprili 5 2019) Health professionals from Zoonotic disease risk areas of …

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 …

Katende Andrew

Research Scientist & Clinician

Katende Andrew holds a medical degree from the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied sciences (MUHAS), Dar es salaam Tanzania. He completed his year-long medical internship program at Gulu regional referral hospital, Northern Uganda in 2014 where after he joined Nile clinic in Jinja, Uganda as a Medical Officer. He previously worked as a Research Assistant on a project evaluating integrated maternal and newborn health care program in Morogoro region, Tanzania, which was collaboration among Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences & JHPIEGO, 2013-2014. In 2015, Dr. Katende joined Ifakara Health Institute, as a Medical Research Officer working in the Chronic Disease Clinic of Ifakara (CDCI). Currently, he is a co-investigator in the ongoing multisite trial of Adjunctive Sertraline Treatment of HIV associated Cryptococcal Meningitis.

Projects

Epidemiology and molecular monitoring of HIV drug resistance in Tanzania

Kilombero and Ulanga antiretroviral cohort study (KIULARCO)

Screening and treatment of cryptococcal meningitis in Kilombero and Ulanga districts in Tanzania

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