Ms Zo Mbelle
Ms Ntombizodwa Mbelle is a Chief Research Manager in the HIV/AIDS, STIs and TB research programme. She obtained a BPaed from Fort Hare University, an MA ELT from Thames Valley University in the UK, and an MPH from Medunsa. Ms Mbelle also has an MAP from Wits Business School. Most of her career has been in project management.
Before joining the HSRC, she worked as a project manager for the South African HIV Vaccine Action Campaign, which is part of the South African AIDS Vaccine Initiative based at the Medical Research Council. In this post she supervised the ethical, legal, human rights, scientific, educational, community mobilisation and advocacy units. She also commissioned research and evaluation.
She is currently developing her proposal towards a PhD degree on issues relating to recruitment and retainment of HIV vaccine clinical trials.
Department of Health AIDS Report (Impact Study Medunsa)....