Gwinyai Masukume

Medical Doctor, Epidemiologist and Biostatistician: University College Cork, University of the Witwatersrand

Dr. Gwinyai Masukume is a Medical Doctor and Public Health researcher with expertise in Epidemiology and Biostatistics.
His main interest is Women’s health, in particular ectopic pregnancy. Anemia in pregnancy is another of his interests and has resulted in collaboration with scientists on three continents.
He is also one of the world’s foremost experts on food-related medical terms, a subject he blogs about for the Annals of Improbable Research, the organization which awards the annual Ig Nobel prize at Sanders Theatre, Harvard University.
He has scholarly publications in all the aforesaid areas and more.
Gwinyai is the Assistant Editor of the WikiJournal of Medicine (formerly called the Wikiversity Journal of Medicine).


  • –present
    Research Fellow, University College Cork
  • –present
    Medical Doctor, Epidemiologist and Biostatistician, University of the Witwatersrand


  • 2015 
    Wits, MSc
  • 2012 
    CMSA, Dip Obst(SA)
  • 2008 
    UZ, MB ChB


  • 2016
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