Dr. Brenda Oulo

Dr. Brenda Oulo, Medical Doctor, Epidemiologist and Biostatistician from Kenya, is this year’s 12 month IAVI Fellow. She has been working on two projects at the Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation; she is the Project Coordinator of Goals for Girl and has been working on the write up of the Girl Power study. With the help of her mentor, Dr. Nadia Ahmed, Dr. Oulo has been gaining field experience, leadership skills and project logistic experience with the implementation of Goals for Girls in schools in the Mitchells Plain and Klipfontein sub-district, assessing the impact of the extra-curricular activity of soccer on adolescent, female health.

She has also been working with Socio-behavioural Scientist, Laura Myers, on the data analysis and manuscript write up of Girl Power, finding trends in the Girl Power data.