Hendry R. Sawe is an emergency physician and the current Head of Emergency Medicine Department at Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (MUHAS). He also serves as the departmental Research and Residency program director. Dr Sawe is also an adjunct Assistant professor of Emergency Medicine at Carolinas Health Care system, in Charlotte USA.
His research interests include Trauma management, Critical care, medical education, and Emergency care systems development.
He is also an associate editor for both Tanzania Medical Journal and African Journal He is also an associate editor for both Tanzania Medical Journal and African Journal of Emergency Medicine, serves as president of the Emergency Medicine Association of Tanzania (EMAT), the national professional association charged with disseminating emergency care in Tanzania, and a vice-president of the African Federation for Emergency Medicine (AFEM).
This award recognises that the individual has organised at least 4 PTC Course cascades and has trained at least 10 instructors.