Mohamed A. Mohamed

In the News

Muhas don is new IHI board member

Prof. Kaaya. Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) Board of Governors (BOG) has appointed Prof. Sylvia Kaaya member of the IHI Board of Trustees (BOT) effective Wednesday January 10, 2018. The appointment …

Marcel steps down from IHI boards

Prof. Marcel Tanner has stepped down as Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) member of the Board of Trustees (BOT) and Board of Governors (BOG) effective Wednesday January 10, 2018. The Former …

Recent Projects

Development of a new tool for malaria mosquito surveillance to improve vector control

Malaria transmission is influenced not only by vector abundance, but as well by demographic traits such as vector species and age structure, as these influence the intensity by which the …

Demonstrating complete disruption of residual malaria transmission by eliminating Anopheles funestus mosquitoes from rural Tanzanian villages

In rural south-eastern Tanzania, where malaria prevalence has reduced by >60% since 2000, low-to-moderate transmission still persists despite very high coverage with long-lasting insecticidal bednets. Like in most residual transmission …

Mohamed A. Mohamed

Board Member

Dr. Mohamed Mohamed is a Director of Health Quality Assurance Ministry of Health Community Development Gender, Elderly and Children, Responsible to all matter regarding the Quality, Standard and Safety of all Health Services Provision in Tanzania including quality and standards of medicines, diagnostics, equipment and Clinical services. He is providing Leadership in Star Rating Assessment of all health facilities in Tanzania in which all Primary Health facilities are assessed, rated and Certified based on their Quality Standards .He is also overseeing the Public Health Emergency Operation Center in the Ministry of Health .He is a Medical epidemiologist and Working with Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Programme.. He received Doctor of Medicine degree and Master of Public Health from University of Dar es salaam. He also received Msc. in Applied Epidemiology from Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture in Nairobi Kenya. He has been active in the field of Public health and field epidemiology for more than 12 years and has participated in numerous outbreak investigations including Rift valley fever, Influenza A (H1N1) 2009, Dengue fever, Measles, Cholera etc.He has also participated in the preparation of various technical guidelines for Communicable and Non communicable diseases. He has been active in training field Epidemiology students and health workers on the areas of epidemiology, disease surveillance and outbreak investigations. He has published in various journals including rift valley fever outbreak investigations in Tanzania in the American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Health.


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