Dr. Thembi Xulu
Chief of Party
MBChB (UKZN), Dip Obst (SA), Dip HIV Man (SA), MPH (Wits), World Fellow 2010 (Yale University)
Dr. Thembisile Xulu, Managing Director of Right to Care Health Services, was appointed Chief of Party of the Right to Care led, multi-country grant – EQUIP – in 2015. EQUIP is a consortium of African based partners that delivers rapid scale up of innovative HIV treatment and prevention solutions to expedite the UNAIDS 90-90-90 targets in PEPFAR countries.
Dr. Xulu joined Right to Care in 2004 as the Expert Treatment Programme Manager. In 2007, she was appointed to the board of directors and placed in charge of clinical programmes. In 2010, Dr. Xulu was made a 2010 Yale World Fellow after completing the respected Yale World Fellows programme, a global leadership development initiative and a core element of Yale’s ongoing commitment to international development. Prior to her appointment as Managing Director, Dr. Xulu led government provincial programmes for four years.