Mr. C. A. Samkange, RCZ Board Member

Mr. C. A. Samkange, RCZ Board Member

Mr C A Samkange is the Director of Continuing Health Education at The College of Health Sciences, University of Zimbabwe. He is a Specialist Urologist and Educationist and has been with the UZ since 1987. Mr Samkange trained as a medical doctor with Cambridge University, UK and qualified as a Specialist Surgeon with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. He laterally transferred to The Institute of Continuing Health Education (ICHE) in 1993. ICHE mounts the successful Annual Medical Research Day every October.

He is a Founding Fellow of the College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa (COSECSA) and was secretary General and President 2011 to 2013. He is a former President of the Pan African Association of Surgeons and Colleges (PAAS).

Mr Samkange is the chairman of the Council of the Zimbabwe Open University and is the Chief Trainer in the Zimbabwe VMMC programme.

Qualifications: MA, MB BChir (Cantab), FRCSEd, FCS(ECSA), Hon FCS(Urol) SA.

Current Employment: Director, Institute of Continuing Health Education, University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences (UZCHS), Harare.

Membership to other Boards: Chairman of Council, Zimbabwe Open University.