Anastasia Koch

Winner 2021 2021 Science Engagement

Anastasia Koch is the co-founder Eh!woza. Established in 2013 via informal collaboration between scientists artists and young people from Khayelitsha, a township in Cape Town, Eh!woza combines science and art to implement collaborative and high impact engagement work.

Before working fulltime at Eh!woza, she was a junior research fellow at the IDM where she maintains an honorary lectureship focussed on using genomics to understand the pathobiology of M. tuberculosis.