Working to Advance
Health Equity in Africa

Dereck Chitama

  • 2017 PhD Student
  • Country of Origin: Republic of Tanzania

Area of Interest: Health economics, health management, health system and policy, complexities and system thinking.

Dereck has a Master’s degree in Public Health specialising in health economics from University of Cape Town (UCT) and a Master’s degree in Business administration specialising in finance and management from University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM), Tanzania. His research interest includes: health economics, health management, health system and policy, complexities and system thinking.  His PhD research topic is Understanding complexities of teen pregnancy prevention program in Tanzania.