Carolyn Kavita Tauro
Carolyn Tauro is a Doctoral Research Fellow with the Information Systems Research group, with work experience on medical content, configuration and data reporting and visualisations on DHIS2, developed by the Health Information Systems Programme (HISP). She is a medical doctor and a public health professional with experience in infectious diseases, neglected tropical diseases, maternal and child health care, mental health, and health care related to sexual gender based violence, in medical humanitarian and conflict settings.
The focus of her current research is on Information practices enabling people-centered care in key population such as Injecting Drug Users seeking HIV care, in LMICs. She is interested in all things related to HIS, ICT4D, infectious disease, health affecting the marginalised. Her previous research work includes the management of childhood pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) in the private sector, TB in slums, adolescent nutrition, adolescent risky behaviour and disaster management.