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Parasitologist , researcher

Nicholas Stephen Lwambo, Tanzanian parasitologist, researcher. Recipient Research and Development award Wellcome Trust, London, 1996; grantee Danida and World Health Organization, 1983, 84, 90, grantee World Health Organization, Geneva, 1998. Member East African Society Parasitologists, Tanzania Public Health Association, British Society Parasitologists, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Lwambo, Nicholas Stephen was born on December 21, 1953 in Nzega, Tabora, Tanzania. Son of Stephen Maganga and Elizaberth Kaluba (Luzinga) Lwambo.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1981. Master of Science, Mahidol University, Bangkok, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, University London, 1994.

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation, Imperial College of Science, Technology,Med, London, 1995.

Career

Planning assistant Tabora (Tanzania) Regional Office, 1976-1977. Village manager District Council, Nzega, Tanzania, 1978. Tutorial assistant University Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1981-1982.

From research scientist to department head National Institute Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania, 1982-1989, department head parasitology Tanzania, since 1989.

Membership

Member East African Society Parasitologists, Tanzania Public Health Association, British Society Parasitologists, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, basketball, debating, chess.

Connections

Married Esther Emmanuel Simba, March 25, 1977 (divorced 1981). Children: Stephen, Rose, Elizabeth. Married Edna Shabani Kidudo, January 5, 1998.

1 child, Mosses.

father:
Stephen Maganga Lwambo

mother:
Elizaberth Kaluba (Luzinga) Lwambo

spouse:
Esther Emmanuel Simba

spouse:
Edna Shabani Kidudo

child:
Stephen Lwambo

child:
Rose Lwambo

child:
Elizabeth Lwambo

child:
Mosses Lwambo