Dr. Chewe Luo was most recently the Associate Director, HIV/AIDS, Programme Group at UNICEF in April 2016. A pediatrician and Tropical Health Specialist, prior to this appointment she served as Technical Team Leader for children and AIDS country programme scale-up, and Senior Programme Adviser on HIV and Maternal and Child Health in the Programme Division. She has nearly 20 years of experience in HIV/AIDS and child health as a clinician and researcher at the University Teaching hospital in Lusaka, Zambia, and as clinician in the UK. She has worked with UNICEF at country, regional and headquarters levels.
Dr. Luo is a Zambian national. She holds a Medical Degree and a Master of Medicine in Pediatrics from the University of Zambia School of Medicine, and a Master of Science in Tropical Pediatrics and a PhD from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine in the UK. She is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh, Scotland.
- Understand how science has driven policy and practice
- Translation challenges
- Future direction towards ending AIDS in children globally
- Chewe Luo, MD, PhD
This seminar was delivered as a Pediatric Grand Rounds Lecture at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, on January 11, 2023.
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