Dr. Dora Mbanya, MD, is Professor of Haematology in the Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Cameroon. Currently she is vice Dean of Student's affairs in the said institution and also Head of Department. She is a Consultant Haematologist in the Haematology & Transfusion Service in the Yaounde University Teaching Hospital.
She has published several papers in scientific journals both at national and international level, and co-authored books in her field of interest (Transfusion Medicine and HIV/AIDS-related issues). She serves as Editor to several journals including Transfusion Medicine, and is on the Expert Panel of the World Health Organisation for Transfusion Medicine.
She is a member of various professional societies including the British Society of Haematology, the International Society of Blood Transfusion and the African Society of Blood Transfusion. She is also active in the community, and is married with children.