Dr. Wandera Bonnie MBChB, MPH, PhD
Title: Alcohol consumption and alcohol reduction intervention among HIV infected persons in Kampala Uganda.
Supervisors: Assoc. Prof. Nazarius Mbona Tumwesigye Makerere University School of Public Health, Dr David Kaawa Mafigiri, Makerere University School of Social Sciences, Dr Saidi Kapiga London School of Hygiene and Tropical medicine, Dr Ajay K Sethi, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Institution: Makerere University
Year of Completion: 2017
Dr Wandera Bonnie is a Ugandan and holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree from Makerere University and a Masters degree in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Case Western Reserve University.
Previously, he worked on a research project to evaluate sexual behaviours of HIV infected persons receiving antiretroviral therapy for up to 3 years, at the Infectious Diseases Institute clinic and has 7 years experience in clinical care and research with major emphasis on Infectious diseases associated with HIV/AIDS.
His THRiVE PhD fellowship came in handy in his quest to develop an interdisciplinary collaborative research team of various Ugandan professional fields/faculties from health scientists, psychologists, sociologists, and social workers involved in alcohol research to evaluate an alcohol intervention program among PLWHA in Uganda