Co-Investigator of iLEAD - MD PhD - Country Lead for Mozambique
Dr Ilesh Jani is the Director General of the Instituto Nacional de Saúde (National Institute of Health) in Mozambique. Dr. Jani’s research interests involve HIV/AIDS vaccines and point-of-care laboratory tests, including the deployment of these technologies in resource-limited health systems. Dr. Jani is currently leading various projects in the areas of research, public health and education with the objective of strengthening the health system in Mozambique. He is a member of the Executive Board of the International Association of National Public Health Institutes (IANPHI), a member of WHO’s Strategic Advisory Group of Experts (SAGE) on immunisation and he is a member of the Program Committee of the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI).