CFAR Seminar: Dr. Elizabeth Bukusi--FACES of Hope, HIV Care, and Research

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Speaker: Elizabeth Anne Bukusi, MBChB, M.Med (ObGyn), MPH, PhD , PGD(Research Ethics). MBE (Research Ethics) , CIP  (Certified IRB Professional).

Chief Research Officer

Co-Director Research Care Training Program,(RCTP) Center for Microbiology Research, KEMRI, Box 19464, post code 00202, Nairobi

Affiliation: Kenya Medical Research Institute, University of Washington

Dr. Bukusi holds a Master of Public Health and Doctorate in Epidemiology from the University of Washington, as well as a Medical Doctorate degree from the University of Nairobi. Since 1995, Dr. Bukusi has served as the Co-Director of the UCSF-Kenya Medical Research Institute’s collaborative Research Care and Treatment Program. Since 2004, she has served as the co-PI of the CDC/PEPFAR-funded Kenya based Family AIDS Care and Education Services (FACES) HIV care and support program. She has over 15 years of experience conducting research in HIV prevention, care, and treatment among women and men in Kenya. Dr. Bukusi’s research includes development of HIV prevention technologies, HIV care and treatment, and ethics in research. Additionally, she serves as an Associate Research Professor in the UW Departments of Global Health and Obstetrics and Gynecology.

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