Home Institution: Bugando Medical Center
Fellowship Site: Bugando Medical Center, Mwanza, Tanzania
Research Topic: Dilated cardiomyopathy in Tanzania
Dr. Joseph will spend her fellowship year at Bugando Medical Center in Mwanza under the mentorship of Robert Peck, MD, Abel Makubi, MD, PhD, and Daniel Fitzgerald, MD. Her research will focus on dilated cardiomyopathy in Tanzania. Dr. Joseph completed her clinical training in pediatrics at Kursk State Medical University in Russia in 2014 and fellowship training in Pediatrics and Adult Cardiology at Madras Medical Mission Hospital in Chennai, India, in 2018.
Currently, Dr. Joseph is working as a cardiologist at Bugando Medical Centre in Mwanza. Her long-term goal is to develop a career as an independent physician-researcher whose work will have a broad impact on the human resources available for patient care and research in Tanzania and globally.