Ifakara Health Institute
Institution: Ifakara Health Institute
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Alex Ntamatungiro, is a Tanzanian Health Scientist, with over 8 years of 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 a strong research interest in infectious disease dynamics. 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 an overall support level of about US $ 200,000. Alex provides technical support to the National Health Laboratory Strengthen System project in Tanzania.
His most recent relevant publications can be found in; https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/labs/bibliography/1vYnHo__TrrkK/bibliography/public/.