Dr Alwyn Mwinga
CEO ZAMBART Project, Zambia
DNDi Board Patient representative
Dr Alwyn Gladwyn Zebron Mwinga is Chief Executive Officer of the Zambia AIDS Related Tuberculosis Project (Zambart).
Before joining Zambart, she worked in different capacities at CDC Zambia. She was an Expert Consultant on TB/HIV Research Priorities for the WHO in addition to serving as a member of multiple national and international boards relating to TB. She has been an Associate Editor of The Lancet Infectious Diseases and the International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases and a Senior Lecturer at the University of Zambia.
In 2007, Dr Mwinga was awarded the Global Health Achievement by the Office of Global Health CDC as well as the PEPFAR Lifetime Achievement Award in 2011 in recognition of her contribution to HIV and TB.
She studied Tropical Medicine (M.Sc.) at the University of London, and she has a M.Med and MB ChB from the University of Zambia. In 2013 she completed her PG Diploma in Bioethics at the University of Stellenbosch.