Morna has worked in the field of HIV/AIDS in South Africa since 1992, when she helped to establish the AIDS Consortium. From 2002-2011, she managed CIPRA-SA, a NIH-funded multi-centre study including CHER (early ART for infants). Since 2007 she has been project manager of the IeDEA-SA data centre at UCT, completing her MPH (Epidemiology) in the same year. In 2014 she was awarded her PhD on the evolution and effectiveness of the South African ART programme. Morna has a particular interest in the invisibility of men and older individuals in African ART programmes. She is passionate about growing African research capacity.