Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Tanzania

A former Cardiac Anaesthesiologist at Muhimbili National Hospital in Dar es Salaam and one of the first doctors to be trained as an Anaesthesiologist in Tanzania, Dr. Mpoki serves as Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Health in Tanzania. Dr. Mpoki has worked tirelessly to promote the need for reliable anaesthesia at hospitals throughout Tanzania. He serves as President of the Society of Anaesthesiologists of Tanzania (SATA), and organized the first two SATA National Anaesthesia Conferences in 2014 and 2015.