GARP-Mozambique began in 2012, and continues under the leadership of Dr. Betuel Sigaúque of the Manhiça Health Research Centre (Centro de Investigação em Saúde de Manhiça).
The Mozambique working group has published its antibiotic resistance situation analysis and identified priority strategies.
Situation Analysis and Recommendations: Antibiotic Use and Resistance in Mozambique (2015)
Secretariat: Manhiça Health Research Centre (CISM)
Chair: Dr. Betuel Sigaúque, Manhiça Health Research Centre
Vice Chair: Dr. Esperança Sevene, Eduardo Mondlane University and the Manhiça Health Research Centre
Coordinator: Florencia Magesso, CISM ([email protected])
Inaugural meeting: 2012
Ibarz-Pavon AB, Morais L, Sigauque B, Mandomando I, Bassat Q, Nhacolo et al. Epidemiology, molecular characterization and antibiotic resistance of Neisseria meningitidis from patients ≤15 years in Manhiça, rural Mozambique. PLoS One 2011;6(6):e19717.
Mandomando I, Sigaúque B, Morais L, Espasa M, Vallès X, Sacarlal J, Alonso PL, et al. Antimicrobial drug resistance trends of bacteremia isolates in a rural hospital in southern Mozambique. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2010;83(1):152–7. Available here.
Mandomando I, Macete E, Sigaúque B. Morais L, Quintó L, Sacarlal J, Alonso PL, et al. Invasive non-typhoidal Salmonella in Mozambican children.Tropical Medicine & International Health 2009;14(12):1467–74. Available here.
Mandomando I, Jaintilal D, Pons MJ, Vallès X, Espasa M, Mensa L, Ruiz J, et al. Antimicrobial susceptibility and mechanisms of resistance in Shigella and Salmonella isolates from children under five years of age with diarrhea in rural Mozambique. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy2009;53(6):2450–4. Available here.
Betuel Sigaúque, MD, DTM&H, PhD Senior Clinical Researcher, Manhiça Health Research Centre and National Institute of Health, Ministry of Health, Mozambique
Esperança Sevene, MD, MSc, PhD Professor, Pharmacology, School of Medicine, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique and Senior Researcher, Manhiça Health Research Centre, Mozambique
Working Group Members
Alice Manjate, BSc, Lecturer, Microbiology, School of Medicine, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique
Bijal Modi, PharmD Technical Director, Medis Farmaceutica, Mozambique
Cristiano Macuamule, DVM, PgCert GHID, MSc, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pharmacology and Researcher, Biomedical Sciences, Veterinary Faculty, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique
Evangelina Namburete, MD, Research Assistant, School of Medicine, Catholic University, Beira, Mozambique
Inacio Mandomando, DVM, PhD, Researcher, Manhiça Health Research Centre and National Institute of Health, Ministry of Health, Mozambique
Jordi Vila, MD, PhD, Director, Antibiotic Resistance Initiative, CRESIB, Barcelona, Spain. GARP-Mozambique International Adviser
Jose Fafetine, DVM, PhD, Professor, Microbiology, School of Veterinary Medicine and Head of Biotechnology, Eduardo Mondlane University Centre and Mozambique
Khatia Munguambe, BSc, MSc, PhD, Social Scientist, Manhiça Health Research Centre, Mozambique
Lionel Monteiro, BSc , Lecturer, Microbiology, School of Medicine, Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique
Lucilio Williams, PharmD, Specialist, Supply Chain Management, Deloitte, Maputo, Mozambique
Leonardo Chavane, MD, MPH, Public Health Specialist, Senior National Advisor, MCHIP and JHPIEGO
Marilia Grachane, PharmD, Pharmacist, Pharmaceutical Department, Ministry of Health, Mozambique
Sam Patel, MD, Physician, Maputo Central Hospital and Chair of Technical Commission for Drugs and Therapeutics, Ministry of Health, Mozambique
Tomas Zimba, MD, MSc, Infectious Diseases Specialist, Maputo Central Hospital, Ministry of Health, Mozambique