Senamile Ngema is a fellow at CAPRISA. She holds a master's degree in Medical Microbiology from the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Her primary research areas are on tuberculosis therapeutics and drug resistance.
She is the recipient of several highly prestigious scholarships, the National Research Foundation (NRF) Honours and B-Tech bursaries, the NRF Masters scholarship, and the NRF Doctoral scholarship.
"I learned to be patient and perseverant. I am grateful for the fellowship training under CAPRISA which is a very resourceful organization with a good support structure from supervisors and other fellows."