Projects

Research Projects

Fellowship

Host institution

Name

Project title

Supervisors, Collaborators or Advisors

PhD

MRC, The Gambia

Abdullahi AHMAD

Asymptomatic Plasmodium falciparum Infections as Obstacle for Malaria Elimination: A Case Study of The Gambia

1. Prof Umberto d'Alessandro

2. Dr Jane Achan

3. Prof Teun Boussema

PhD

MRTC, Mali

Amadou B. NIANGALY

Epidemiology of Plasmodium vivax infection in predominantly Duffy-blood- group negative population in Mali, West Africa

1. Prof Ogobara Doumbo

2. Prof Lou Miller

3. Prof Abdoulaye Djimde

PhD

UCAD, Senegal

Oumou Kalsom Gueye

Genetics structuration and reproductive isolation mecanisms among the natural populations of An. Coluzzii and An. gambiae s.s. in Senegal

1. Prof Ousmane Faye

2. Prof Frederic Tripet

3. Prof Abdoulaye Diabate

4. Prof Dave Weetman

PhD

BTC, Cameroun

Peter Thelma Ngwa Niba

Artemisinin-based antimalarial combinations and clinical response in Yaoundé, Cameroon.

1. Prof Wilfred Mbacham

2. Prof Michael Alifrangis

PhD

UHAS, Ghana

Virtue Nunana Fiawokome De-Gaulle

Assessing the health system effectiveness in the prevention, control and management of malaria among pregnant women in the Volta and Ashanti regions of Ghana

1. Prof Harry Tagbor

2. Prof Matt Cairns

Post-Docs

UHAS, Ghana

Matilda Aberese Ako

Socio-cultural factors influencing knowledge, attitudes and acceptance of malaria interventions among pregnant women in Ghana

1. Prof Harry Tagbor

2. Prof Pascal Magnussen

Post-Docs

BTC, Cameroun

Akindeh Mbuh Nji

Modelling Optimal Configurations of Interventions for Cost-Effective Malaria Elimination in Cameroon.

1. Prof Lisa White

2. Dr Sheetal Sila

3. Prof Wilfred Mbacham

Post-Docs

UCAD, Senegal

Aminata Colle Lo Thiaw

Malaria transmission in Senegal: Impact of host and parasite interaction.

1. Prof Babacar Faye

2. Prof Abdoulaye Djimde

3. Prof Chris Drakeley

Post-Docs

MRTC, Mali

Aminatou KONE

Plasmodium falciparum dormancy in the in vivo parasite clearance time after artesunate treatment.

1. Prof Ogobara Doumbo

2. Prof Abdoulaye Djimde

3. Prof Pedro Gil

Post-Docs

UHAS, Ghana

Gifty, Dufie AMPOFO

An assessment of the implementation and effectiveness of recommended routine antenatal care interventions for the control of malaria and other parasitic infections in pregnancy in Ghana.

1. Prof Harry Tagbor

2. Prof Daniel Chandramohan

3. Prof Jane Webster

4. Prof Matt Cairns

Post-Docs

BTC, Cameroun

Innocent Mbulli ALI

Application of a modified P. falciparum molecular barcode to track parasite genetic diversity and drug resistance markers in seasonal malaria chemoprevention settings in Central and West Africa.

1. Prof Babacar Faye

2. Prof Cally Roper

3. Prof Colin Sutherland

Post-Docs

MRC, The Gambia

KEVIN OCHIENG’ OPONDO

Impact of Insecticide Resistance on Malaria Vector Longevity and Transmission Potential in the Wild

1. Prof Umberto d'Alessandro

2. Prof Charles Wondji

3. Prof James Martin Donnelly

Post-Docs

UCAD, Senegal

Ousmane SY

Genetic structure, susceptibility to insecticides and contribution of Anopheles melas in residual malaria transmission in Senegal.

1. Prof Ousmane Faye

2. Prof James Martin Donnelly

3. Prof Dave Weetman

Post-Docs

MRC, the Gambia

Sessinou Benoit ASSOGBA

Mass swarm trapping as malaria vector control strategy in Gambia (Acronym MST-MalVect-Gambia)

1. Prof Umberto d'Alessandro

2. Prof Charles Wondji

3. Prof Abdoulaye Diabate

Post-Docs

USTTB, Mali

Drissa Coulibaly

Using spatio-temporal dynamics of malaria to optimize control interventions

1. Dr Abdisalan Noor