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Brenda Kharono

MBChB
MPH Student in Global Health
Research Assistant

Dr. Brenda Kharono is a Master of Public Health student in the UW Department of Global Health. Brenda holds a Medicine and Surgery degree (MBChB) from Makerere University, College Of Health Sciences in Kampala, Uganda. After which she joined Uganda Martyrs Hospital, Lubaga for her one-year medical internship in Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics, Surgery and Internal medicine. As a medical student and currently a doctor involved in HIV research, she witnessed the devastating effects of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and other preventable diseases on the family and community at large.