Dr Sizulu Moyo

DEPARTMENT: Social Aspects of Public Health (SAPH)
TELEPHONE: 021 466 8019
EMAIL: smoyo@hsrc.ac.za

Dr Sizulu Moyo (MBChB, MPH, PhD) is a Research Director in the HIV/AIDS, STI and TB (HAST) programme. She holds an MBCHB, an MPH (epidemiology), a post graduate certificate in Clinical Research Administration, and a PhD in Paediatrics and Child health in the field of tuberculosis (TB). She has extensive experience in public health research. Her work has mainly focused in the area of TB where she has successfully participated in numerous TB research projects leading multi-disciplinary teams and working with local, national and international stakeholders and collaborators. She also has experience in health systems and programmatic research.

Before joining the HSRC in 2014, she was an epidemiologist focusing on drug-resistant TB. She has also worked in the area of TB vaccine trials prior to which she was a practicing clinician. Her research interests include: tuberculosis, with a special interest in TB case finding, the epidemiology of drug-resistant TB and health systems research.

Since joining the HSRC Dr Moyo has participated in and made contributions to the HIV research projects in the HAST programme. Dr Moyo's publication record spans the authoring and co-authoring of journal articles, conference presentations and research reports on TB and HIV.