Dr Chipepo Kankasa 005

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr Chipepo Kankasa is a Consultant Paediatrician and Director of the University of Zambia PEPFAR-supported University Teaching Hospital (UTH) HIV/AIDS programme.

Dr Kankasa received her medical degree from Leningrad Paediatric Medical Institute, Russia and her paediatric speciality training at the University of Zambia – School of Medicine.

Dr Kankasa is the Zambian Investigator of the PROMISE Consortium PMTCT trial; is the Ministry of Health National Chair of the Paediatric ART Technical Working Group; the Ministry of Community Development Mother and Child Health National Chair of the PMTCT Technical Working Group; and the Director of the Paediatric HIV Centre of Excellence and UTH Family Support Unit Programme for orphans and vulnerable children with HIV/AIDS.