8 April 1956
Kampala, Uganda Protectorate
|Died||31 March 2020 (aged 63)|
|Alma mater||University of Sunderland|
University of KwaZulu-Natal
|Known for||HIV research |
|Fields||Medicine, Pediatrics, HIV|
|Institutions||South African Medical Research Council|
Gita Ramjee FRCPE (née Parekh; 8 April 1956 – 31 March 2020) was a Ugandan-South African scientist and researcher in HIV prevention. In 2018, she was awarded the ‘Outstanding Female Scientist’ award from the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership.
References[change | change source]
- "Professor Gita Ramjee receives prestigious scientific award". SAMRC. 28 September 2018.
- "Professor Gita Ramjee, world-renowned HIV scientist, dies of Covid-19 complications". Daily Maverick. 1 April 2020.