Tanya Doherty (2)

Prof. Tanya Doherty

B Nursing (UCT), MSc Nursing (UCT), MPH (Harvard), PhD (Uppsala)

Extra-ordinary professors
E: tanya.doherty@mrc.ac.za

Tanya Doherty has been an Extraordinary Professor in the SOPH since 2014.

She supervises Masters and PhD students and contributes to teaching at Summer and Winter school. Her main research focus areas are community-based interventions to improve maternal and child health and nutrition. She has led cluster-randomised trials, cohort studies and multi-country evaluations of health systems interventions across Africa and has published over 100 peer reviewed articles. Tanya holds a joint position with the SOPH and the South African Medical Research Council.