Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council, Harare, Zimbabwe
Edmore Munongo, MD - HIV Clinician
Director of Technical Services, Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council, Harare, Zimbabwe
Dr E. Munongo has over fifteen years of experience in health service management and formulating of health strategies in Zimbabwe and Botswana in the private, public and NGO sectors. He has also carried out baseline surveys, monitoring and evaluations of HIV and AIDS on secondment by the Ministry of health Botswana and the Ministry of health and child welfare Zimbabwe, of which include assessment of the 2006-2010 PMTCT program and formulating the 2011-2015 PMTCT strategy and life skills needs assessment for teenagers infected with HIV in Botswana. His latest consulting responsibility is being Lead consultant in Global fund Local Funding Agent (LFA)-OSVDS on HIV for round 8 Zimbabwe program. In these evaluations he has used methodologies such as desk reviews, program follow ups of cohorts and assessments, focus group discussions, face-to-face interviews with key informants as well as random surveys with beneficiaries of projects. He is a skilled analyst as well as a very good writer. He also worked for Elizabeth Glaser Paediatric AIDS Foundation as technical officer on implementing nurse-led ART initiation in Zimbabwe. He worked in the Ministries of Health in Zimbabwe and Botswana as Hospital Superintendent. Dr Munongo has made contributions on the importance of the participation of the corporate world in HIV/AIDS programs in the business and HIV/AIDS-related magazines and fora. He is currently working on a meta-analysis on HIV transmission in women using Hormonal contraceptives. He is currently working for Zimbabwe National family planning council as Director Technical services.