Dr. Alwyn T. Andrew-Mziray, 38, Director, Emergency Medicine, Abbott Fund, Tanzania & Co-Head, Emergency Department, Muhimbili National Hospital
Dr. Alwyn T. Andrew-Mziray, is an emergency medicine trained physician with profound interest in international medicine.
He is currently the Director of Emergency Medicine at the Abbott Fund, Tanzania, and the Co-Head of the Emergency Department at Muhimbili National Hospital, bringing the field of emergency care to Tanzania.
Alwyn has significant management experience having spent time in healthcare banking on wall-street at Goldman Sachs and Lehman Brothers, and thereafter as a healthcare consultant at Huron Consulting.
He also served as principal at the private equity group Bio-Equity Partners which focused on global pandemics.
Alwyn co-founded WAMATA - USA, a non-governmental organization that works with people affected by HIV/AIDS; and the Lake Tanganyika floating health clinic an organization that focuses on the healthcare needs of the marginalized people of Lake Tanganyika basin.
He also sits on the board of Operations Smile in New York.
trained in emergency medicine at NYPH - Columbia & Cornell
received the prestigious Augustine D'Orta award, which honors a resident physician who demonstrates outstanding community-minded, grass-roots, oriented political involvement in health policy or community issues.
Alwyn received the combined MD/iMBA from the University of Chicago - Pritzker School of Medicine and the Graduate School of Business where he concentrated on healthcare management and policy, entrepreneurship and finance.
He obtained his BA in Chemistry with honors from the University of Chicago - The College, where he was the GTE fellow in Chemistry, the RWJ/MMEP scholar for health sciences and the I&G scholar in physical sciences.