August K Joachim

In the News

Vacancy: Innovation Hub Director (1)

The Ifakara Innovation Hub is looking for a qualified individual to take the post of Innovation Hub Director. The ideal candidate is someone who has the right mix of leadership, …

Vacancy: Environmental Scientist required (1 post)

(Dar es Salaam, July 23 2019) IHI is looking for an experienced Environmental Scientist with analytical chemistry skills to join the Bohemia project team around November/December this year. Please note …

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 …

August K Joachim

Research Scientist

Mr. August K. Joachim is a research scientist at the Ifakara Health Institute with an economics background. He obtained his first and second degree at the University of Dar es Salaam. August joined IHI in March, 2009 as research scientist and has been involved in the coordination of data collection for various projects operating at the institute, quantitative analysis of the household survey data which aimed to assess the impact of health care interventions in Tanzania, costing of the interventions, report writing, preparation of policy briefs and contributing to peer review papers.

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Health systems governance for inclusive and sustainable social health protection in Ghana and Tanzania

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