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Medical researcher

Orgenes Eliufoo Lema, Tanzanian medical researcher. Achievements include current work on development of equipment and technique for anemia detection and monitoring in rural laboratories.

Background

Lema, Orgenes Eliufoo was born on February 21, 1958 in Moshi, Tanzania. Son of Eliufoo Anaeli and Ufoo Hosea Lema.

Education

Certified, School of Medical Laboratory Technology, Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1979. Diploma, School of Medical Laboratory Technology, Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1984. Diploma, Master of Science in Medical Parasitology, London School Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 1996.

Career

Regional laboratory coordinator Tuberculosis and leprosy control program Ministry of Health, Arusha, Tanzania, 1980-1983, in charge laboratory of parasitology, 1985-1986. Chief technologist AMREF, Nairobi, Kenya, since 1986. Trainer Ministry of Health, Arusha, 1980-1986, AMREF, Nairobi, since 1986, research scientist, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include current work on development of equipment and technique for anemia detection and monitoring in rural laboratories.

Membership

Member committee Mission for Essential Medical Supplies, Arusha, 2000. Served with Tanzanian National Service, 1979-1980. Member Association of Kenyan Medical Laboratory Science Officers, Medical Laboratory Sciences Association of Tanzania, Young Men's Christian Association.

Connections

Married Beatrice Orgenes Ulomi, May 1, 1982. Children: Neema, Tumsifu, Ombeni.

father:
Eliufoo Anaeli

mother:
Ufoo Hosea Lema

spouse:
Beatrice Orgenes Ulomi

child:
Neema Lema

child:
Ombeni Lema

child:
Tumsifu Lema