Member Highlights: Muhimbili University of Health & Allied Sciences (MUHAS)

Muhimbili University of Health & Allied Sciences (MUHAS) is the premier Institution of Health and Allied Sciences in Tanzania. The University enjoys the reputation of being the first, large and well resourced public University training health professionals in the country. Its' wide range of undergraduate and graduate academic programmes are taught in the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Public Health and Social Sciences and the Institutes of Allied Health Sciences and Traditional Medicine.

The University plays a big role in the creation and generation of knowledge through carrying out health research in the country. Research conducted by faculty focuses on priority areas outlined in the University Research Agenda which are HIV and AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Reproductive Health, Child Health, Non Communicable Diseases, Injuries, Health Systems Research and Health Professions Education Research.

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