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epidemiologist , physician

Kagoma Selemani Mnyika, American, Tanzanian physician, epidemiologist. Registered medical practitioner, Tanganyika Medical Council. Recipient Community Health Research award World Health Organization, Tanzania, 1993. Fellow Transactions of Royal Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (United Kingdom).

Background

Mnyika, Kagoma Selemani was born on December 23, 1950 in Nguruka, Kigoma, Tarzania. Son of Mahinja and Chimpaye Mnyika.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1982. Master of Science, University Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, University Bergen, Norway, 1996.

Career

Intern Muhimbili Medical Center, 1982-1983. General medical practitioner Bugando Hospital, Mwanza, Tanzania, 1983-1986. Assistant lecturer University Dar-es-Salaam, 1988-1992, lecturer, 1992-1995.

Doctor of Philosophy research fellow University Bergen, 1993-1996. Senior lecturer University Dar-es-Salaam, since 1995. Consultant Tanzanian-Norwegian Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome project, 1991-1992.

Achievements

  • Registered medical practitioner, Tanganyika Medical Council.

Membership

Fellow Transactions of Royal Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (United Kingdom).

Connections

Married Paschasia Kagoma Kagaruki, September 16, 1985. Children: Allawy, Awadh, Ashura.

father:
Mahinja Mnyika

mother:
Chimpaye Mnyika

spouse:
Paschasia Kagoma Kagaruki

child:
Allawy Mnyika

child:
Awadh Mnyika

child:
Ashura Mnyika