Yoswa Dambisya Print E-mail


Dr. Yoswa Dambisya is a Medical Graduate of Makerere University, Uganda and a Clinical Pharmacologist (Chinese University of Hong Kong). He is a Senior Professor in the Pharmacy Programme, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, South Africa, and a Visiting Professor at Management & Science University, Malaysia. Prior to joining the University of Limpopo, he worked at the University of Transkei medical school in South Africa, the National University of Singapore and Ahmadu Bello University in Nigeria. His research interests include health systems, education of health professionals, pain, natural products and rational drug utilization. He is part of the EQUINET-ECSA Human resources for Health program of work on health worker retention in east and southern Africa, with a special interest on the use of non-financial incentives for the attraction and retention of health workers. While at the University of Transkei, Prof Dambisya was coordinator for Phase II of the integrated PBL-CBE programme for the MB ChB course, and participated in the development of a new 5-year curriculum for the medical school. He is presently part of the team for the harmonization of the pharmacy course offered at the two campuses of the University of Limpopo, one of which is PBL while the other is traditional.

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