Sharon Kapambwe

Director of Cervical Cancer Prevention Programme in Zambia, largest cervical cancer screening programme linked to HIV in the SubSaharan Africa under Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia. Currently attached to Ministry of Health, Zambia as National Coordinator Cancer Prevention. Has overall responsibility of planned and over 50 exisiting cervical cancer screening sites. Programme has trained over 500 health workers from within Zambian and 13 other Countries. The programme uses an electronic system with appropriate technology to bridge the gap between screening and diagnosis.