Sandra Nabatanzi

Sandra Nabatanzi, FETP, MCS, is the outbreak coordinator for Makerere University School of Public Health, Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Support (METS) programme – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). She joined the Programme in March 2021. Sandra completed the Field Epidemiology Training with the Uganda Public Health Field Epidemiology Training Programme. She has vast experience in epidemiology and outbreak response and management and has responded to COVID-19, Ebola, Yellow Fever, Cholera, Measles, Malaria, Food Poisoning, and others. Was nominated under the category of Ebola prevention and management at the Heroes in Health Awards, 2020.  Prior to the current role, she worked with the World Health Organization and Ministry of Health as a technical officer for public health emergencies. She is a member of the National Task Force for managing outbreaks, East and Southern Africa Emergency Forum, COVID-19 surveillance task force and National Integrated Sentinel Surveillance technical working groups.


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