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Denis Chopera

Program Executive Manager, Sub-Saharan African Network for TB/HIV Research Excellence

Zimbabwe ยท Class of 2018

Denis is the Executive Manager for a TB/HIV research capacity development program (SANTHE) across six African countries. He is responsible for the implementation of the program objectives and strategic management, which aim to provide a platform for promising scientists to realize their goals of contributing to solving Africa’s health challenges. Having lost four siblings to AIDS while growing up, his goal is to make a positive impact in solving Africa’s health challenges. Denis strongly believes that HIV and TB research capacity building in Africa constitutes sustainable development on the continent and will go a long way in making Africans contribute to solving their health challenges.