• Clinical Assistant Professor, Global Health
Mary Ledikwe

International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH)
Gabarone, Botswana
United States

Phone Number: 
267-390-0925
Email: 
Ledikwe@uw.edu
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Biography 

Dr. Ledikwe is based in Botswana as the Director of Programs for the International Training and Education Center for Health (I-TECH). In this role, she has led implementation of a wide-variety of capacity development, systems strengthening, and operations research projects.

Education 
  • PhD (Pennsylvania State University)
  • BS (Virginia Tech)
Country Affiliations 
Health Topics 
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Disease (incl. Cardiovascular, Diabetes)
  • Disease Surveillance
  • Epidemiology
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Nutrition
Publications 

Ledikwe JH, Nyanga R, Hagon J, Mphoful M, Grignon J, Semo B. (2014) Scaling-up Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision-What have we learned? HIV Research and Palliative Care. 6:139–146.

Ledikwe JH, Reason L, Burnett S, Busang L, Bodika S, Lebelonyane R, Ludick S, Matshediso E, Mawandia S, Sento B, Semo B. (2013). Establishing a Health Information Workforce: Innovation for Low and Middle Income Countries. Human Resources for Health. 11:35.

Ledikwe JH, Kejelepula M, Maupo K, Sebetso S, Thekiso M, Smith M, Mbayi B, Houghton N, Thankane K, O’Malley G, Semo B. (2013). Evaluation of a well-established task-shifting initiative: the lay counselor cadre in Botswana. PLoS ONE. 8(4): e61601. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0061601.

Ledikwe JH, Blanck HM, Kettel-Khan L, Serdula MK, Seymour JD, Tohill BC, Rolls BJ. (2006). Dietary energy density is associated with energy intake and weight status in US adults. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 83:1362-68.

Ledikwe JH, Blanck HM, Kettel-Khan L, Serdula MK, Seymour JD, Tohill BC, Rolls BJ (2005). Dietary energy density determined by eight methods in a nationally representative United States population. Journal of Nutrition.135:273-28