Prof. Julie Makani
Julie Makani is Associate Professor in the Department of Haematology and Blood Transfusion at Muhimbili University of
Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS),the main clinical, academic and research centre in Tanzania.
Tanzania has recognised sickle cell disease (SCD), as a major public health problem and it has been included as a priority
condition in the national strategy for Non-Communicable Diseases (NCD) in the Ministry of Health. With global
partnerships, Muhimbili has developed a systematic framework for comprehensive research that is integrated into healthcare, advocacy and education ReadMore