Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania
Julie Makani is a Wellcome Trust Training Fellow at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences. She has focussed on Sickle Cell Disease, which is a major problem in East Africa. The incidence of Sickle Cell disease is directly related to malaria as the disease confers protection against the malaria infection.
Julie Makani and her team are contributing to Consortial Project 3.