Trainees attend the inaugural Annual D43 Networking Symposium in Ethiopia

Two 1st cohort PERFECT trainees, Drs. Madhombiro and Mawoza, attended the D43 Annual Networking Symposium held in Bishoftu, Ethiopia. The Symposium was held from the 16th to the 17th of October 2017. The main aim for the symposium was to bring together all the Principal Investigators (PIs) from National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Fogarty funded African institutions, NIH directors and international researchers from different countries. The Symposium also presented an opportunity for trainees/fellows to present on the progress of the various training programmes in their respective universities. ...

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PERFECT trainee graduates with a PhD in Medicine

Dr Tariro Mawoza who is a lecturer in the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and a 1st cohort fellow for the PERFECT Programme at UZCHS graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Medicine from the University of Zimbabwe in September 2017. She registered as a part-time PhD candidate in 2012 and her project was titled “Pharmacological evaluation of Sclerocarya birrea stem bark extract on vascular and extra-vascular smooth muscles”. This was a laboratory based study aimed at determining the effects that a plant, Sclerocarya birrea, has on different tissues in relation to contraction or relaxation effects, plant toxicity and in vitro effects on hypertension..

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Trainees present at Zimbabwe Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (ZSOG) Annual Conference

PERFECT second cohort trainees, Drs. Fungisai Hove and Annie Muyotcha were privileged to present at the ZSOG Annual Conference held at Kingdom Hotel, Victoria Falls from the 17th to the 19th of November 2017. The Conference was held under the theme, “A Holistic Approach to Reproductive and Maternal Health”. The Conference was aimed at building relationships among stakeholders involved in reproductive and maternal health in Zimbabwe...

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