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Godwin Nkya

Godwin Nkya is a Senior Research Scientist (Social Sciences), joined the Tabora Research Centre of the National Institute for Medical Research in 1993. He holds a MSc (Health Service Research) of the Erasmus University (NIHES), Netherlands, and a BA (Sociology)…

William Nnandi Kisinza

William Nnandi Kisinza is a PhD holder (Tropical Medicine-Epidemiology) and MSc in Medical Entomology & Parasitology from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, University of Liverpool in the United Kingdom. He graduated with a BSc (Hons) degree in Applied Microbiology,…

Stafford N. Kibona

Dr. Stafford N. Kibona is Principal Research Scientist and the Director of Tabora Research Centre of the National Institute for Medical Research. Dr. Kibona holds a PhD in Drug Sensitivity of Human Infective Trypanasoma b. rhodesiense of Makerere University (Uganda),…

Obed Ole-Kaondo

Mr. Obed Ole-Kaondo is the Director of Finance and Administration since January 2011. Mr. Ole Kaondo is a holder of MBA degree of the Eastern and Southern African Management Institute (ESAMI) and Certified Public Accountant Certificate (CPA). Ole-Koaondo joined NIMR…

Leonard Mboera

Leonard Mboera is Chief Research Scientist and the Director of Information Technology and Communication. Dr. Mboera holds a PhD in Mosquito Chemical Ecology of the Wageningen University and Research Centre (The Netherlands), Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine of the Sokoine University…

Mwelecele Ntuli

Mwelecele Ntuli is the Director General of the National Institute for Medical Research since 2010. Dr. Malecela holds a BSc in Zoology from the University of Dar-es-salaam and an MSc and PhD in Parasitology from the University of London (London…

Evaluation of microbial

Evaluation of microbial causes of fever in patients admitted with blood smear negative for malaria parasites at Bombo Regional Hospital, Tanga, Tanzania Principal Investigator: Mercy Chiduo Co-investigators: Hamisi Msangeni, Celine Mandara, Athanas Mhina, Deo Maiga, Samwel Sembuche, Filbert Francis, Mathias…

Efficacy and safety of artemether-lumefanrine

Efficacy and safety of artemether-lumefanrine and amodiaquine-artesunate for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum infection in mainland Tanzania Principal Investigator: Martha Lemnge Co-investigators: Deus Ishengoma, Johannes Kataraihya, Celine Mandara, Samwel Sembuche, Erasmus Kamugisha Collaborating institutions: National Institute for Medical Research,…

Genetics of lymphoedema and Hydrocoele

Genetics of lymphoedema and Hydrocoele in lymphatic filariasis in Tanzania Principal Investigator: Williams H. Makunde Co-investigators: Seth Misago, K Pfarr, A Yaw Debra, O Adjei & A Hoerauf Collaborating institutions: University Hospital Bonn, Kwame Nkrumah University of science and Technology…

Onchocercal Skin Disease

Retinoid profiles in Onchocercal Skin Disease-associated morbidity-Cross-sectional field study in Ruvuma Focus Southern Tanzania.    Principal Investigator: Williams H. Makunde Co-investigators: Akili Kalinga, F Filbert, A. Mawson, J Meade, & S A Tanumihardjo Collaborating institutions: NIMR-Tukuyu & Jackson State University, USA…