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MUHAS-UCSF Partnership Featured in the Journal of Public Health Policy

The Journal of Public Health Policy has published a special supplement on the work of the UCSF partnership with Muhimbili University of Health & Allied Sciences (MUHAS) in Tanzania.More

MUHAS Names Building after Debas

On Saturday, December 11, Jakaya Kikwete, President of Tanzania, laid the foundation stone for the construction of a new health professional center at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS) that will be named after Dr. Haile Debas, former UCSF Chancellor, Dean of the School...More

Two UCSF Postdoctoral Scholars to Teach at MUHAS

Dr. Crane and Dr. Dail, along with a group of ten other Postdoctoral Scholars, have been working since May 2009 on developing the curriculum they will be teaching at MUHAS. Dr. Selma Omer, MUHAS-UCSF ALP Basic Sciences Academic Coordinator, and Dr. Susan Masters, Professor of Cellular and...More

MUHAS-UCSF ALP Sponsors Team-Based Learning Workshop

On September 24, Global Health Sciences, through the MUHAS-UCSF Academic Learning Project (ALP), joined forces with the UCSF School of Medicine, Office of Medical Education and Office of Student and Academic Affairs to sponsor an inter-professional faculty workshop on team-based learning (TBL). Dr...More

2009 Sandwich Scholars Arrive at UCSF

It may be days before classes commence, but with lists of class schedules, titles and locations already penned into their day planners for the next three months, Edith Tarimo, MPhil, and Patricia Munseri, MD, MPH, from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, are ready to begin the Sandwich Scholars program at...More

Framework Students Work with MUHAS-UCSF Academic Learning Project

Four students from UCSF and one student from UC Berkeley are spending the summer in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania as part of the UCSF Framework program.More


Dr. Ephata Kaaya, MUHAS-UCSF Academic Learning Project (ALP) co-PI and Director of Continuing Education and Professional Development at MUHAS, and Dr. Eligius Lyamuya, MUHAS Director of Research and Publications, spent a week at UCSF in September for a series of targeted meetings with the key UCSF...More

2009 Sandwich Scholars Return to Tanzania

After three months in San Francisco, Dr. Patricia Munseri and Edith Tarimo are saying good-bye to UCSF and their time studying here as Sandwich Scholars.More

Global Health Sciences Hosts Visit from African Health Professions University

Faculty from the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS) recently visited UCSF for a series of partnership meetings around the academic learning project. A project funded by a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, it aims to strengthen the Tanzania health workforce.More

MUHAS Curriculum Review Formally Launches

On March 31, 2009, the Vice Chancellor of the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS), Professor Kisali Pallangyo, addressed the University Deputy Vice Chancellors, Deans and Directors, members of the academic and administrative staff, UCSF Academic Learning Project (ALP) team...More