Dr Lisa Frigati
Senior Registrar, Tygerberg Hospital, South Africa
Dr Lisa Frigati is a paediatrician who graduated in 1999 from the University of Cape Town, South Africa who is currently specializing in Paediatric Infectious Diseases at the University of Stellenbosch in Cape Town South Africa.
She completed a Masters in Tropical Medicine and International Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK, and a second Masters in Paediatrics from University of Cape Town which focused on isoniazid prophylaxis in children receiving antiretroviral therapy.
Her research interests are paediatric HIV,tuberculosis and the prevention of mother to child transmission.
She worked for MSF in Africa and Asia as medical adviser for HIV and was on the Board of MSF South Africa.