IPS Speaker Dr Matsikachando Moyo

Dr Matsikachando Moyo

Lecturer, Solent University


Mat Moyo is a Lecturer at Solent University and a committee member within the Infection Prevention Society's R&D committee. At Solent University, Mat is Module Lead for two modules within the Faculty of Sport, Health and Social Sciences: the Level 6 Adult Nursing 'Quality Improvement, Research and Audit' module and the Level 3 Social Sciences 'Professional Practice' module. As an R&D committee member, Mat is passionate about the personal and professional development of fellow infection prevention and control (IPC) practitioners, as well as the advancement of IPC practice through research and development. 

Before pursuing a career in academia, Mat worked in clinical practice as an Infection Prevention Charge Nurse at University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust. Mat also holds a PhD in Health Sciences from the University of Southampton. Among other things, his doctoral study investigated the relationship between clinical human factors and IPC practices in complex healthcare systems.