Dr. Tariro

Makadzange

Senior Director of Biology

Gilead Sciences

Tariro Makadzange is a Director in Biology at Gilead Sciences. She earned a BA at Smith College, an MD at Harvard Medical School and a Ph.D. (DPhil) at Oxford University. She trained in Internal Medicine at the University of Washington and completed a fellowship in Infectious Diseases at Massachusetts General Hospital where she later joined the faculty. Her research has focused on HIV immunology, clinical trials and implementation science. She has been engaged in training and mentoring HIV clinicians and researchers and co-established one of the largest HIV treatment programs in Zimbabwe. She currently leads a program focused on the development of a therapeutic HIV vaccine.  

Latest
Updates

Discover what's happening at PSI

Where PSI will be at GHTechX

When we lead with consumer priorities, we can develop and scale health solutions that are relevant to consumers’ lives. But too often, we build health

+ Read More

Revamped and Revitalized: New Twists on Existing Contraceptives

By Chastain Mann, EECO Project Director, WCG Cares, and Ashley Jackson, EECO Project Deputy Director, PSI  The Need for New Options Worldwide, women can relate

+ Read More

Four Considerations when Developing National Self-Care Guidelines

By Sandy Garçon, Head of SCTG Secretariat and Kasey Henderson, SCTG Secretariat Member As the world continues to grapple with COVID-19, we have seen our

+ Read More

Innovating for no-touch handwashing: Ethiopian industrial designers reach for scale

This piece was originally featured on the IRC blog. By Monte Achenbach, Chief of Party, USAID Transform WASH, PSI with contributions from Ephraim Mebrate, Tsegaye

+ Read More

This Marketing Mantra Led Mike Joubert to PSI’s Board

January 2021 marked the exciting start of a new term for PSI’s Board of Directors. We are conducting interviews with the Board members, delving into their backgrounds, personal and professional journeys, as

+ Read More

Research: Youth Contraceptive Programming Amidst Cultural Complexity

In northern Nigeria, religious and cultural norms define girls’ health and wellbeing, within and beyond their homes. Through programs like A360’s Matasa Matan Arewa (MMA),

+ Read More