Sue Mavedzenge

Research Epidemiologist


  • PhD, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
  • MPH, International Health, Tulane University
  • BS, Community Nutrition, University of California, Davis

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Sue Napierala Mavedzenge, Ph.D., MPH, conducts behavioral and biomedical research in HIV prevention, primarily in sub-Saharan Africa. Dr. Mavedzenge is also a member of the Women's Global Health Imperative, which performs research on the effects of gender-based violence and poverty on women's health around the world. 

Her research interests include the epidemiological synergy of HIV and STI co-infection; HIV prevention among young people; strategies to scale up HIV testing; and in particular, the feasibility, acceptability, and accuracy of HIV self-testing.