Community Advisory Board

Emelda Fonki, MBS, MPH

Emelda Fonki, MBS, MPH is a dedicated healthcare professional with a rich background in Sports, public health, biomedical sciences, and community engagement. She holds dual master’s degrees in Biomedical Sciences and Public Health from Charles R. Drew University, where…

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Onalethata Mpebe

(HIV Activist, Advocate, Philanthropist, Motivational Speaker) Onalethata is a woman positively living with HIV, an HIV Activist, Youth Advocate, Philanthropist, a volunteer at heart, and Inspirational Speaker. Her activism started after she went public with her HIV status in…

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Joseph KB Matovu, PhD

Dr. Joseph Matovu is a Social and Behavioral Epidemiologist with 25 years’ experience in the design and implementation of social, behavioral and epidemiologic research. He is an Associate Professor at Busitema University Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Community…

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David P. Lee, MSW, MPH

Mr. David Lee currently serves as a co-Chair of the UCLA-CDU Global CFAR CAB. He is the the Clinic Director of the APLA Health Clinic located at CDU/MLK Medical Campus. Prior to joining APLA Health, David served as the…

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Laura Bogart, PhD

Laura M. Bogart, PhD, Senior Behavioral Scientist at RAND and Professor of Psychiatry at Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, uses principles of community-based participatory research to develop behavioral HIV interventions in the US and sub-Saharan Africa,…

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Lejeune Lockett, PhD

Lejeune Lockett, PhD

Dr. Lockett is Director of International Affairs and Professor at CDU and has travelled to over 40 countries within the Americas, the Caribbean, Africa, Asia, and Europe. As an International Population Fellow assigned to the National Institute of Public…

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