Tanzania

GARP-Tanzania began in 2012, and continues under the leadership of Professor Said Aboud at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS).

Secretariat
Chair
Professor Said Aboud, Associate Professor of Microbiology, MUHAS
Vice-Chair
Professor Robinson Mdegela, Professor of Veterinary Medicine, Sokoine University
Coordinator
Vacant
For inquiries, contact Molly Miller-Petrie, CDDEP 
Email: millerpetrie@cddep.org
Inaugural meeting
2012

 

Blog & News: 

Working Group
Chair 
Prof. Said Aboud
Associate Professor of Microbiology, MUHAS
 
Vice-Chair    
Prof. Robinson Mdegela      
Professor of Veterinary Medicine, Sokoine University
 
Working Group Members
Dr. Pastory Dulla
Veterinarian, Veterinary Council of Tanzania Member, Veterinary Pharmaceutical Committee Chairman, Farmcare Clinician
Siana Gideon         
Head of Pharmaceutical management and Support, Ministry of Health and Social welfare
Dr Abdu Hayghaimo
Assistant Director of Veterinary Services, Ministry of Livestock Development and Fisheries
Prof. Rudovick Kazwala       
Professor of Veterinary Medicine and Public Health, Sokoine University
Prof. Domnick Kambarage  
Professor of Policy, Sokoine University of Agriculture
Mr. Jafary Liana        
Accredited Drug Dispensing Outlets Program Coordinator, Management Sciences for Health
Ms. Mary Masanja    
Pharmacovigilance, Tanzania Food and Drugs Authority
Dr. Sayoki Mfinanga 
Director of Muhimbili Station, National Institute for Medical Research, MUHAS
Mr. Youze G Mlavwasi          
Head of Pharmacy Unit, Sokoine University of Agriculture
Dr. Doreen Mloka     
Lecturer, Pharmaceutical Microbiology, MUHAS
Dr. Fausta Mosha
Director, National Health Laboratory
Dr. Stephen Mshana
Associate Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences
Dr. Hamisi Nikuli      
National Aquatic Animal Health Coordinator, Ministry of Livestock Development and Fisheries
Dr. Balthazar Nyombi          
Senior Lab Scientist, Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre
Dr. Eva Ombaka       
Pharmacist, Action on Antibiotic Resistance (ReAct) Adviser
Mr. Winna Shango   
Acting Chief Pharmacist, Ministry of Health and Social Welfare
Dr. Meshack Shimwella       
Clinician, Amana Hospital
Mr. Richard Silumbe
Pharmacist, Accredited Drug Dispensing Outlets Program (ADDO) Coordinator, Pharmacy Council
Dr. Edda Vuhahula 
Senior Lecturer, Department of Pathology, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences

 

Research
Christopher A, Mshana SE, Kidenya BR, Hokororo A and Morona D. Bacteremia and resistant Gram-negative pathogens among under-fives in Tanzania. Ital J Pediatr 2013;39:27.
 
Coles CL, Mabula K, Seidman JC, Levens J, Mkocha H, et al. Mass distribution of azithromycin for trachoma control is associated with increased risk of azithromycin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae carriage in young children 6 months after treatment. Clin Infect Dis 2013;56(11):1519-26.
 
Fredrick F, Francis JM, Fataki M and Maselle SY. Aetiology, antimicrobial susceptibility and predictors of urinary tract infection among febrile under-fives at Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar es Salaam-Tanzania. African Journal of Microbiology Research 2013;7(12):1029–1034.
 
Gwimile JJ, Shekalaghe SA, Kapanda GN and Kisanga ER. Antibiotic prescribing practice in management of cough and/or diarrhoea in Moshi Municipality, Northern Tanzania: cross-sectional descriptive study. The Pan African Medical Journal 2012;12(103):103.
 
Kabandika, T. Evaluation of availability and cost of essential antibiotics for pediatrics in Mbeya, Tanzania. Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences. 2012.
 
Katakweba AAS, Mtambo MMA, Olsen JE and Muhairwa AP. Awareness of human health risks associated with the use of antibiotics among livestock keepers and factors that contribute to selection of antibiotic resistance bacteria within