Dr Evelyn Gitau

Director of Research Capacity Strengthening, Africa Population and Health Research Centre

Dr. Evelyn Gitau is the Director of Research Capacity Strengthening. Under her direction, the division will continue to grow its signature fellowship program, the Consortium for the Advancement of Research Training in Africa (CARTA), and expand opportunities across the continent for African scholars to become great research leaders.

Dr. Gitau’s most recent role was as a program manager at the African Academy of Sciences, where she stewarded the Grand Challenges Africa at the Academy under the Alliance for Accelerating Excellence in Science in Africa (AESA) program. Prior to that, she was part of the team at the KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Program in Kilifi, Kenya, conducting research on developing biomarkers of disease among seriously ill children.

All Sessions by Dr Evelyn Gitau

13:30 - 15:00
Banquet Hall 1, Kenneth Kaunda Wing

Parallel Session: Track 8B: Drugs: Progress towards Infectious Disease Elimination with drugs including combating AMR

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