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educator , consultant , ophthalmic surgeon

Ali Tawakali Mtanda, Tanzanian ophthalmic surgeon, educator, consultant. Chairman Tanzania Society Blind, Dar Es Salaam, 1997. Member Tanzania Islamic Medical Association (chairman 1995, 97), International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Society, Federation Ophthalmological Societies Developing Countries, Ophthalmic Society E. Africa, Medical Association Tanzania, Associations Surgeons E. Africa.

Background

Mtanda, Ali Tawakali was born on November 24, 1947 in Kigoma, Tanzania. Son of Tawakali Ali Karagho and Zubeda Salum.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University (Tanzania) Dar Es Salaam, 1974. Master of Science in Opthalmology, University (Tanzania) Dar Es Salaam, 1987. Doctor of Medicine in Opthalmology, All India Institute Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 1980.

Career

Lecturer ophthalmology, Muchs, Dar Es Salaam, 1977-1985; head department ophthalmology, Muchs, Dar Es Salaam, since 1994; senior lecturer College Health Sciences, Muhimbili U., 1985-1988; assistant professor College Health Sciences, Muhimbili U., since 1988.

Membership

Chairman Tanzania Society Blind, Dar Es Salaam, 1997. Member Tanzania Islamic Medical Association (chairman 1995, 97), International Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Society, Federation Ophthalmological Societies Developing Countries, Ophthalmic Society E. Africa, Medical Association Tanzania, Associations Surgeons E. Africa.

Connections

Married Zamzam Ali Rashid, December 23, 1983. Children: Mariam, Tawakali, Ibaad.

father:
Tawakali Ali Karagho

mother:
Zubeda Salum

spouse:
Zamzam Ali Rashid

child:
Tawakali Mtanda

child:
Mariam Mtanda

child:
Ibaad Mtanda