PhD, University of Cape Town, 2008
MPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 1999
MD, University of Louvain Medical School, 1989
I am an Infectious Diseases Internist trained in Epidemiology, Health Economics, Tropical Public Health & Medicine. My research, teaching, and professional activities include planning, design, monitoring, and evaluation of clinical trials, cohort studies & programs for prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS & Tuberculosis.
Honors and Awards
1) Member Elect, Delta Omega Public Health Honor Society , Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA, May 2009; 2) John McGoldrick Senior Fellowship Award, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA, March 2009; 3) Member Elect, The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAF) 2008;4) Author (2nd) of a JAMA article nominated for the Lancet 2006 Article of the Year; 5) US National Institutes of Health/NIAID, Mentored-Patient Oriented Research Career Development Award (K23), March 2006; 6) Johns Hopkins Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) & National Institutes of Health (NIH), Pilot Grant Award, 2002; 7) Johns Hopkins University, School of Public Health Recognition Award, MPH Class of 1999; 8) Stelios M. Stelson Award, Johns Hopkins University, School of Public Health, MPH Class of 1999; 9) Dikembe Mutombo's African Education Award, Dikembe Mutombo Foundation, Atlanta, GA, 1998; 10) B.S. 1985, Magna Cum Laude & M.D. 1989, Cum Laude.