Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM), Mozambique

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Dr. Nafissa Bique Osman (MD, Ob/Gyn, PhD) is head of the Academic Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the Faculty of Medicine. She has 20 years of clinical, teaching and research experience in maternal and perinatal health. Since 2008, she has been the local coordinator of the Flemish Inter-University Council (VLIR) 'Institutional University Cooperation Programme'. This programme addresses reproductive health, HIV/AIDS and family matters through multidisciplinary inter-university research.

Khatia Munguambe (BSc., MSc., PhD) is a biologist by training and a senior researcher in community health and socio‐behavioural studies by profession. She teaches scientific research methodologies for the Masters in Public Health at the Faculty of Medicine of UEM. She is co-investigator of the UEM in the MOMI project.

Dr. Severiano Charles Foia (MD) is the District Medical Officer of Chiúta District where the MOMI research is taking place. He is the junior researcher of the UEM team.