Antimicrobial resistance and Africa (2)

22 November, 2020

Dear Colleagues,

What our colleague is so true in nearly all countries South of the Equator save for South Africa, Namibia and Botswana. To add salt to the injury you even get Witchdoctor and Traditional healer poster all over.

Much as there laws to regulate such, they are never enforced.

Its detrimental to the patients.

Mulenga Lwansa Ph.D

HIFA profile: Dr. Mulenga is Zambian Pharmacist with over 24 years work experience in 4 different sub-Saharan Countries. He is a strong believer in UHC and Health Information for All. He hosts a radio show on Patient safety which is very well received in the communities. Piloted the first ART in Namibia 2001.Have worked in the Management Sciences for Health, Namibia and the UNDP/GFTAM South Sudan. He posses a Dual MPH/Ph.D Pharmacovigilance, USA and a B.Pharm, USDM. Email: lwansaATyahoo.com He is a HIFA Country Representative http://www.hifa.org/support/members/mulenga