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William Kisinza

Principal Research Scientist
National Institute of Medical Research
Muheza, Tanzania
Dr. Kisinza currently serves as Principal Investigator on a TRAction-funded study to explore the impact of insecticide-treated durable wall liners in rural Tanzania. Find out more here.

William Nnandi Kisinza is a PhD holder (Tropical Medicine-Epidemiology) and MSc in Medical Entomology & Parasitology from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, University of Liverpool in the United Kingdom. Dr. Kisinza has over 15 years of substantial experience in fieldwork covering entomological and parasitological research especially in appropriate technologies for vector control, vector ecology, insecticide resistance, epidemiology and molecular entomology of malaria vectors and Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever. He was in one of the leading group of researchers who discovered a new pathogenic Borrelia species that transmits tick-borne relapsing fever in Tanzania. He has published over 30 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals. On 16th December 2010, the NIMR Council has appointed Dr. William Kisinza, Principal Research Scientist as the new Centre Director of the Amani Medical Research Centre.

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