Jerome Singh
Board Member

Jerome is Head of Ethics and Law at the Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA), Nelson R. Mandela School of Medicine, University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN). He is also Adjunct Professor in the Dalla Lana School of Public Health Sciences and Joint Centre for Bioethics at the University of Toronto, Canada, and Course Director for Bioethics at Howard College School of Law, UKZN. He serves as a Senior Bioethics Consultant to the Ethical, Social and Cultural (ESC) Program for Global Health at the Sandra Rotman Centre, Toronto, Canada, which advises the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on ethical, social, and cultural issues. He currently serves on several research bodies, including the International Research Ethics Board of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), the Research Ethics Committee of the South African Human Sciences Research Council, and the Scientific Advisory Board of the Aurum Institute of Health Research. He is an ad hoc consultant to the WHO, and is a member of the Critical Path for TB Drug Regimens (CPTR) high-level Advisory Panel. He is the Co-Chair of the HIV Prevention Trial Network’s (HPTN) Ethics Working Group, and serves as a Special Advisor to the Biomedical Research Ethics Committee of the Nelson Mandela School of Medicine. He is an elected Founding Member and inaugural Co-Chair of the South African Young Academy of Science (SAYAS). He is an invited member of the International Association for Humanitarian Medicine, and is a previous guest faculty member of the International Committee of Military Medicine.