Senior Technical Advisor
Eliphace Mkumbo, BPharm, BBA, MBA, is a senior technical advisor for MSH’s Tibu Homa project in Tanzania. Mr. Mkumbo is a pharmacist with over 12 years of experience working in hospitals and the private sector. He provides technical support to health professionals and other stakeholders on expanding access to medicine and other health care products by engaging private sector health facilities. He also works with health managers at district and regional levels to improve child health services and ensure these improvements are sustained by linking health facilities to local private companies with corporate social responsibility programs. As Tibu Homa’s Senior Technical Advisor, Mr. Mkumbo is responsible for project planning, budgeting, resource mobilization, and capacity building. Prior to joining MSH, Mr. Mkumbo worked as the Senior Pharmacist for the Bugando Medical Centre, a referral hospital in Tanzania with a catchment population of 13 million people. He also has experience as a member of MSH’s supply chain management team working to improve the availability of essential medicines and supplies at the facility level.