Prof Ameena Goga

Prof Ameena Goga [email protected]

Prof Ameena Goga is a paediatrician with Masters degrees in Mother and Child Health (ICH, London) and Epidemiology (Columbia University, USA), a PhD from the University of Pretoria and a Certificate in Paediatric Pulmonology. She currently works as a Chief Specialist Scientist, and Deputy Director of the Health Systems Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC), PI of the Clinical Trials Unit of the HIV Prevention Research Unit, SAMRC and  Consultant in the Department of Paediatrics, Steve Biko hospital, University of Pretoria. Her research includes preventing vertical HIV transmission especially breastmilk HIV transmission; preventing maternal HIV acquisition and developing models / systems to improve maternal and child health at all levels of the health system, including systems to monitor long-term health outcomes.


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