Episode 4 - Adeeba Kamarulzaman, MBBS, FRACP, FASc
Professor Adeeba Kamarulzaman, MBBS, FRACP, FASc is a Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases at Universiti Malaya and an Adjunct Associate Professor at Yale University. She was the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, UM from 2011 to 2019. She is presently Chair of the UMMC COVID19 Task Force, a member of several state COVID 19 Task Forces, and a member of the Malaysian National Recovery Council. Professor Kamarulzaman has played a leading role in the response to the HIV epidemic in Malaysia and globally and is currently the Chairman of the Malaysian AIDS Foundation, President of the International AIDS Society, and a member of the WHO Science Council, UNAIDS Advisory Group and WHO Academy’s Quality Committee. Her achievements have been recognized through several national and international awards including an Honorary Doctor of Laws from her alma mater, Monash University, for her contributions to medicine and as a health advocate. Join Dr. Kamarulzaman as she discusses her thoughts on where we are in respect to HIV globally, addressing the complexity of the global health context using implementation science, and why we must prioritize these multilevel approaches which extend traditional biomedical research paradigms.