About | Free Trial

Last Update


This profile was last updated on // .

Is this you? Claim your profile.

Background Information

Employment History


High Representative

Board Chair
AMREF Gesellschaft

Prime Minister


Prime Minister


Chair of the Board of Directors
AMREF Gesellschaft

Board Member
International Women's Health Coalition Inc

Board Member
Medicines for Malaria Venture

Member, MMV Board


medical degree

University of Lausanne


Web References (194 Total References)

Executive Secretariat - EDCTP

www.edctp.org [cached]

Dr Pascoal Mocumbi High Representative


www.indepth-network.net [cached]

Dr Pascoal Mocumbi, the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership's ambassador, said that "this alliance addresses the fundamental issues from a long-term perspective to ensure that trial sites in Africa will provide sustainable, continuous support for, and take the lead in, clinical trials."

AMREF | Our Board

www.tanzania.amref.org [cached]

Dr Pascoal Manuel Mocumbi - Mozambique

Deputy Board Chair

Council on Health Research for Development | Our Board

www.cohred.org [cached]

Dr Pascoal Mocumbi High Representative, European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership former Prime Minister of Mozambique

Dr. Pascoal Mocumbi is the High Representative of the European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) since March 2004. His mandate is to raise the visibility of the EDCTP and gaining political support, particular within Africa, and to contribute to the EDCTP's fundraising activities. The Partnership aims to contribute towards reducing the burden of the main poverty-related diseases and transferring empowerment to the developing world. Its goal is to accelerate the development of new or improved clinical interventions against HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, and build leadership in health research in developing countries, so that they will be able to diagnose and respond to their own needs.
Dr. Mocumbi is also WHO Good Will Ambassador for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health for the African Region. He also has active role in global health initiatives serving on the Coordinating Committee of the Global HIV Vaccine Enterprise, contributes to the establishment of global coordinating mechanisms for the development of a preventive vaccine against HIV. He serves as Commissioner in the WHO Commission on Social Determinants of Health (CSDH), and on the boards of the Alliance of Health policy and Systems Research (AHPSR), the International Advisory Board (IAB) of Clinical Trials Registry Platform (ICTRP), the International Women Health Coalition (IWHC), and the Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) and African Medical Research Foundation (AMREF). In 2005 he was elected to membership of the Institute of Medicine (IOM).
Dr Mocumbi was Prime Minister of the Republic of Mozambique from 1994 to 2004. Prior to that, he headed the Ministry of Foreign Affairs during eight years and the Ministry of Health for 6 years. He received his medical degree from the University of Lausanne, did his internship in Switzerland, and practiced medicine as obstetrician & gynaecologist in hospitals throughout Mozambique. As Prime Minister he led the establishment of Mozambique the National AIDS Council to coordinate the implementation of the national HIV response. Dr Mocumbi served (1989-1998) in the World Health Organization's Task Force on Health and Development.
Dr. Mocumbi is committed to the importance of public health as an essential arm for sustainable development. Dr Mocumbi has expertise in health systems and women's health issues.

AMREF International Board ...

www.tanzania.amref.org [cached]

AMREF International Board Chair, Dr Pascoal Mocumbi said, "I would like to welcome Dr Guerma to the AMREF family and the Board looks forward to supporting her role as the new Director General of AMREF.

Similar Profiles

Other People with this Name

Other people with the name Mocumbi

Ana Mocumbi
National Health Institute

Pascal Mocumbi
European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership

Pascoal Mocumbi

H.E. Mocumbi

Eunice Mocumbi

Browse ZoomInfo's Business Contact Directory by City

Browse ZoomInfo's
Business People Directory

Browse ZoomInfo's
Advanced Company Directory