Major resolutions on health as regional leaders meet in Dar es Salaam

A three-day-meeting of the East, Central and Southern African Health Community (ECSA) held in Dar es Salaam ended today March 12 with delegates committing to implement seven resolutions as part of the wider plans...

State of medical ethics raises concern in Tanzania as doctors launch sensitization campaign  

The Medical Association of Tanzania (MAT) has said it is taking seriously the complaints raised by concerned citizens, the government and stakeholders over the state of medical ethics in Tanzania. MAT raised this matter as...

Why youth must keep track of Tanzania’s commitments, pledges on family planning

By Halima Lila Facebook: Mima Lila Halima.lila@hopecentre.or.tz During the 2017 Family Planning London Summit in July this year, the government of Tanzania committed to increase the modern contraceptive prevalence rate to 45 per cent by the year...

Four Tanzanian talents set for Denmark global innovation challenge

Four Tanzanian talents: one entrepreneur and three medical doctors who are also researchers—are among a pool of 1,000 global minds that will convene in Copenhagen Denmark on Sunday August 13th to present their innovative...

Global medical students’ meeting puts Arusha tourist city in the limelight

By Martin Ngonyani martinngonyani@gmail.com Facebook: Martin Ngonyani For the first time, Tanzania hosts a global meeting of the International Federation of Medical Students' Associations (IFMSA), moreover, the first of the IFMSA meetings on the East African soil. For...

Tanzania’s high level summit on healthcare begins in Dar on 14th

In less than two weeks, healthcare investors and providers, the government, hospitals, distributors as well as health researchers and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) are expected to convene in Tanzania’s commercial capital, Dar es Salaam, for...

Former TZ president Kikwete to officiate East African health conference in Dar es Salaam

Former President of Tanzania, Mr Jakaya Kikwete is expected to officiate the regional healthcare meeting—the Sixth East Africa Healthcare Federation Conference and PHARMEX 2017. The conference, scheduled to take place in Das res Salaam between...

This is where East Africa’s private health sector is heading: front-runners say

As we inch closer to 24th July, the commencing date of the Sixth East Africa Healthcare Federation Conference in Dar es Salaam, there is a sense of belief among the private health sector leaders...

New call to medical professionals in Tanzania

MAT Leadership announces, The Medical Association of Tanzania (MAT) has noted with great concern that over the years, there has been a decline in the standard of ethical values in the field of medicine in...

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