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gynecologist , Obstetrician

Veleleni Virginia Dlamini, Swazi obstetrician, gynecologist. Councillor, chairman health and social services committee Manzini Town Council, 1981-1984; member House Assembly, 1983; secretary Medical and Dental Council Swaziland, 1982-1983. Member Royal College Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Family Life Association (medical advisor, colposcopist since 1982), General Medical Council (United Kingdom).

Background

Dlamini, Veleleni Virginia was born on December 14, 1947 in Manzini, Lubombo, Swaziland. Daughter of Bhukwane Esau and Mary Thembani (Mahlalela) Nkosi.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Botswana Lesotho and Swaziland, Rome, 1971. Bachelor of Medicine BChir, Ghana Medical School, 1976.

Career

Laboratory assistant Central Laboratories, Manzini, 1971. Junior resident medical officer University Teaching Hospital, Lusaka, Zambia, 1976-1977. Medical officer Ministry Health, Piggs Peak, Swaziland, 1977-1979.

Senior medical officer National Tuberculosis Control, Manzini, 1979-1980. Director, medical officer Swaziland Occupational Health Service, 1980. Private practice, 1980-1983, since 1992.

Senior house officer Ministry Health Harare (Zimbabwe) Hospital, 1984, senior house officer department pathology, 1985, registrar, 1986. Senior house officer National Health Service Hereford County (England) Hospital, 1987-1988, National Health Service Scarborough (England) Hospital, 1989-1991.

Membership

Councillor, chairman health and social services committee Manzini Town Council, 1981-1984. Member House Assembly, 1983. Secretary Medical and Dental Council Swaziland, 1982-1983.

Member Royal College Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Family Life Association (medical advisor, colposcopist since 1982), General Medical Council (United Kingdom).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Women and the law, women welfare groups, writing, tennis, squash.

Connections

1 child, Nobantu Refiloe Lebona.

father:
Bhukwane Esau Nkosi

mother:
Mary Thembani (Mahlalela) Nkosi

child:
Nobantu Refiloe Lebona Dlamini