Graduates

ALEX JOHN NTAMATUNGIRO

Institution
Cohort
Current Position

Research Fellow

Department

N/A

Nationality:

year of completion:

2020

Biography:

Alex Ntamatungiro, is a Tanzanian Health Scientist, with over 8 years experience in clinical research laboratory procedures and systems. He is currently a CARTA doctoral fellow at the school of public health -Wits University. Alex holds a Bachelor’s degree in Molecular biology from the University of Dar es Salaam(UDSM), and a Master’s degree in Molecular biology of Infectious diseases from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine(LSHTM). He has strong research interest in infectious diseases dynamics. His most recent relevant publications can be found in; https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/labs/bibliography/1vYnHo__TrrkK/bibliography/public/. Alex has practical experience in small – mid sized projects management, and as a principal applicant he has competitively won research grants from the Wellcome-trust fund, UK and Grand Challenge Canada, with overall support level of about US $ 200,000. Alex provides technical support to the National Health Laboratory Strengthen System project in Tanzania.

Areas of Interest:

Health Communication

Area of specialization

Health Communication

bachelor's degree

Bachelor of Social Science-Sociology and Public Administration

Faculty

Master of Science in Medical Anthropology

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