Willyhelmina Olomi



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BSc in Applied Statistics,Mzumbe University, 2013

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Application of novel statistical techniques to the design, analysis and interpretation of data arising from medical, biomedical and public health researches. My methodological research includes parametric and non-parametric estimation, survival analysis, longitudinal data analysis, multivariate analysis, study design, sample size and power calculation and statistical computing.

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  1. Erica Sanga, Lerebo Wondwossen, Adiel Mushi, Petra Clowes, Willyhelmina Olomi, Leonard Maboko, Christina Zarowsky.Linkage into care among newly diagnosed HIV-positive individuals tested through outreach and facility-based HIV testing models in Mbeya, Tanzania: a prospective mixed-method cohort study:BMJOpen2017;7:e013733.doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013733
  1. Issa Sabi Masenza, Otto Geisenberger, Peter Agrea, Leonard Maboko, France Rwegoshora, Hellen Mahiga, Willyhelmina Olomi, Michael Hoelscher, Arne Kroidl. Uptake of antiretroviral therapy among hiv-infected pregnant women and its impact on hiv mother-to-child transmission in Mbeya, Tanzania.: doi: 10.1136/bmjgh-2016-000260.129 Published 12 February 2017

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  • HVTN 703
  • HVTN 120
  • MDTC
  • TB Sequel
  • Africos
  • R4Kids
  • bNab
  • RV419

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