2017 Scientific Review Committee

Siobán D. Harlow, PhD, co-chair

Professor, Epidemiology and Global Public Health
Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Center for Midlife Science
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan USA

Katcho Karume, Ph.D., co-chair
Professor of Physics, Mathematics, Climate Change and GIS and Remote Sensing
Dean of the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Université Evangélique en Afrique, Bukavu, D.R. Congo and
Director General, Goma Volcano Observatory, Goma, D.R. Congo


Tropical Infectiology
Research Assistant, Faculty of Medicine
Université Evangélique en Afrique, Bukavu, D.R. Congo

Paul M. Dontsop Nguezet, PhD
Agricultural Economist
Impact Economist, International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA),
Bukavu, D.R. Congo

Jean B. Nachega, MD, PhD, MPH, FRCP

Associate Professor of Epidemiology, Infectious Diseases and Microbiology
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA, USA and
Adjunct Associate Professor of Epidemiology and International Health
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA and
Professor of Medicine & Director, Center for Infectious Diseases
Stellenbosch University Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Cape Town, South Africa

Alain Mukwege, MD, MSc
Women’s Health
Visiting Scholar/Research Assistant
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor Michigan USA