What I wasn’t taught in medical school, why it matters now

When I graduated from medical school as a doctor about a decade ago, I knew for sure that...

Doctor Who Diagnosed Tanzania’s First Three HIV Cases In 1983

At the age of 91, Callixte Twagirayezu would be mistaken for a person a bit younger than his...

East Africa’s Pharma Industry Pioneer Dies

Tanzania's pharmaceutical industry is mourning the loss of Mansoor Daya, the man who established the first pharmaceutical factory in the country, and all of East Africa, in 1962. Daya, who...

What Next For Dr. Ndugulile Following Tanzania Endorsement In WHO-Africa Candidacy?

It has been about three days since it came to light that Dr. Faustine Ndugulile, former Deputy Health Minister, had been endorsed by the government of Tanzania as candidate...

Karibu usikilize Sauti Za Matabibu

Ni wasaa wa kupata majawabu ya maswali yako kuhusu tiba na sayansi kwa lugha ya Kiswahili. Watafiti na...

Innovative Tools  Boosting Tanzania’s Efforts To Cut Down Maternal, Newborn Deaths

Somewhere in rural Tanzania, a midwife is working alone in a labour ward, with many expectant mothers on...

Every Medical Test Proved Negative, She Was Still Very Ill

It was 2006. Hajrrath Mohammed had just started Secondary School, with big career dreams ahead of her.  Then,...

Why We Must Invest In Respectful  Maternal And Newborn Health Services

Treasure Nsubuga was 38 weeks pregnant when she noticed that her unborn baby did not seem to be...

Tanzania: Scientists Backing AI Tool That Detects ‘Many Cancer Types’

A device known as Oncoseek that uses Artificial Intelligence...

Marburg Outbreak Declared Over In Tanzania

Dar es Salaam. Tanzania today declared the end of...

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East Africa’s Pharma Industry Pioneer Dies

Tanzania's pharmaceutical industry is mourning the loss of Mansoor Daya, the man who established the first pharmaceutical factory in the country, and all of...

What Next For Dr. Ndugulile Following Tanzania Endorsement In WHO-Africa Candidacy?

It has been about three days since it came to light that Dr. Faustine Ndugulile, former Deputy Health Minister, had been endorsed by the...

Kenyan health sector at breaking point in doctors’ strike

Kenya’s public health sector is at risk of a collapse as a countrywide doctors’ strike stretches into the second month with no solution in sight, warns the national...

Tanzania Endorses Dr. Ndugulile For WHO-Africa Director Position

The Government of Tanzania has picked Dr. Fasutine Ndugulile to contest for the position of Regional Director for Africa at the World Health Organization....

Every Year, Tanzanian Doctors Face A “Costly” Deadline in March

For many Tanzanian medical professionals, I mean Medical, Dental Officers and others in this category, the months of January to March become a...

Tanzania To Establish Institute For Brain, Nerve Surgery As MOI Shifts Focus

The Government of Tanzania has announced plans to establish a new institute dedicated to providing specialized brain and nerve surgery services. The move aims...

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