Dr. Kim Mwamelo

Dr. Kim Mwamelo, MD, MPH

Data scientist, Public Health Specialist
  • kim@ps.co.tz
  • Dar es salaam - Tanzania

Dr Mwamelo is a Tanzanian Public Health and data science specialist with 8 years’ work experience in health systems in low-and middle-income settings. Dr Mwamelo has demonstrated experience in health sector performance analyses, policy dialogue, service delivery in HIV; TB; nutrition; outbreaks and emergencies; and innovative health financing. Again, Dr Mwamelo has over the years shown strong capacity in managing diverse stakeholders at operational and management levels.


Dr Mwemelo has previously assumed key roles with reputable organizations including working as

  • Scientific Manager, Non-communicable Diseases: Medicines Patent Pool, Geneva, Switzerland | 2021 – 2022
  • Program Manager, Reproductive Health and Nutrition: Irish Aid/Embassy of Ireland, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania | 2018 – 2021
  • Technical Advisor, Key and Vulnerable Populations: ICAP at Columbia University in Tanzania, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania | 2017 –2018
  • Research Coordinator: National Institute for Medical Research, Mbeya, Tanzania | 2015 –2017
  • Medical and Research Officer/Clinical Coordinator: Ifakara Health Institute, Morogoro, Tanzania | 2014 – 2015


She has accomplished many academic milestones with flying colors including

  • PhD, International Health, Ludwig-Maximilian Universität, Munich, Germany (Candidate, expected 2024)
  • Master of Public Health, Dartmouth College, New Hampshire, United States.
  • Doctor of Medicine, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam,