Mpho Primrose Molete
University of the Witwatersrand
Country: South Africa
Institution: University of the Witwatersrand
Area of Research: Health economics; Priority setting research
Mpho Molete is a Dental Public Health Specialist who holds an MSc in Dental Public Health from Kings College London and an MDent in Community Dentistry from Wits. She has 15 years of experience as an oral health practitioner in the UK and South Africa and has now been in the academic sector for over 7 years. Her academic career began in 2008, first as a Registrar and subsequently as a registered Specialist since 2012. Her work involves undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supervision, research, management of the Community Oral Health Outreach Program (COHOP), and clinical service delivery. She has published in both local and international journals and was a recipient of the CARTA PhD fellowship award. Her research interest includes implementation science, monitoring and evaluation of oral health programs, and health economics. She has a passion for mentoring young people.