PMTCT Tanzania

Ministry of Health and Social Welfare; PMTCT Programme P.O.Box 9083 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


The aim of this website is to provide up to date information on mother-to-child transmission of HIV (MTCT), HIV early infant diagnosis (HEID), infant and young child feeding in the context of HIV and other related topics. It provides a platform for sharing ideas and ideal practices on issues related to HIV. It also provides contact details for the various partners and stakeholders involved in implementing and scaling up services for PMTCT in Tanzania. PMTCT is a result of collaboration between Ministry of Health and Social Welfare and PMTCT implementing partners in Tanzania. PMTCT primary implementing partners oversee the roll-out and monitor the quality of PMTCT services in the regions where they work. They work with regional and district governments to supervise facilities, provide HCW training and ensure the availability of PMTCT materials and equipment. There are nine implementing partners at the regional level and one partner providing technical assistance to the MOHSW at the national level. African Medical and Research Foundation (AMREF), AIDSRelief, Ariel Glaser Pediatric AIDS Healthcare Initiative (AGPAHI), Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, EngenderHealth, Deloitte Consulting Ltd, FXBT Health, Management and Development for Health, Tanzania Health Promotion Support (THPS), ICAP at Columbia University, Walter Reed Department of Defense Southern Highlands HIV Care and Treatment Programme, François-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) Center. OMICS Group through its Open Access Initiative is committed to make genuine and reliable contributions to the scientific community. OMICS Group hosts over 350 leading-edge peer reviewed Open Access journals and has organised over 100 scientific conferences all over the world. OMICS Publishing Group journals have over 3 million readers and the fame and success of the same can be attributed to the strong editorial board which contains over 30000 eminent personalities and the rapid, quality and quick review processing. OMICS Group Conferences make the perfect platform for global networking as it brings together renowned speakers and scientists across the globe to a most exciting and memorable scientific event filled with much enlightening interactive sessions, world class exhibitions and poster presentations.