Tetelo Maakamedi

Junior Research Fellow, Adolescent Accelerators Research Hub

Research Project(s)

  • HEY BABY (Helping Empower Youth Brought up in Adversity with their Babies and Young children)

Research Interests

  • HIV 
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights
  • Adolescents and Young People in Sub-Saharan Africa


Tetelo Maakamedi is a quantitative junior research fellow for the Adolescent Accelerators Research Hub at the Centre for Social Science Research, supporting the HEY BABY study. Her research interests include HIV and the sexual and reproductive health and rights of adolescent and young people in sub-Saharan Africa. Tetelo holds a Master of Science in Epidemiology (Implementation Science) and a Master of Arts in Demography and Population Studies both from the University of the Witwatersrand.