Assistant Professor, Global Women’s Health, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director of OB-GYN Services in Malawi
Cancer Prevention and Control
Area of Interest
Lameck Chinula, MD, is assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology’s Division of Global Women’s Health at UNC-Chapel Hill and a Clinical Research Site Leader at UNC Project Malawi, a collaboration between UNC and Malawi Ministry of Health. Chinula completed medical training at University of Malawi College of Medicine and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Cape Town in South Africa. He is a former Fogarty International Clinical Research Fellow, AORTIC ACLI participant and leads UNC Global HIV Clinical Trials Unit Malawi Clinical Research Site participation in HIV prevention and treatment trials and also in NCI AIDS Malignancy Consortium. He is a Co-chair for IMPAACT 2010 study. Chinula is also an honorary lecturer at University of Malawi College of Medicine. He has research interests in HIV and cervical cancer prevention.
News and Stories
UNC researchers to use $3 million grant to improve cervical cancer screening and treatment
The NCI awarded Jennifer Smith, PhD, Lameck Chinula, MD, and colleagues a grant to develop cost-effective screening and treatment strategies for invasive cervical cancer in women living with HIV in low and middle-income countries.