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Coletha Mathew

Institution: Sokoine University of Agriculture

TTP: Brucellosis

Coletha Mathew


Institution: Sokoine University of Agriculture

Presentation:

Academic qualifications (Institution-qualification)

Sokoine University of Agriculture – Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine

Tampere University, Finland – Diploma in Global Health

Sokoine University of Agriculture – Master of Veterinary Medicine

 Norwegian University of Life science- working on my PhD thesis on reproductive infections in dairy cattle in Tanzania

 Employment

Lecturer at Sokoine University of Agriculture, Department of Veterinary Pathology


Prisca NDOUR

Institution: Ecole Inter-Etats des Sciences et Médecine Vétérinaires (EISMV) de Dakar

TTP: Rabies

Prisca NDOUR


Institution: Ecole Inter-Etats des Sciences et Médecine Vétérinaires (EISMV) de Dakar

Presentation:

Education

2013: PhD candidate

2012: MSc in Veterinary Public Health, Speciality: Epidemiology and Health Risk Management

2010: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

Skills

2016, July 11: Research Assistant of ZELS Project: “Multi-sectoral strategy for brucellosis control in peri-urban dairy production zones of West and Central Africa” at EISMV

2013-2016: Tuberculin test on bovine


Mbazi SENKORO

Institution: National Institute for Medical Research and Muhimbili Medical Research Center

TTP: Foodborne diseases

Mbazi SENKORO


Institution: National Institute for Medical Research and Muhimbili Medical Research Center

Presentation:

2012- 2016: PhD in Epidemiology. University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

2007- 2009: Master of Philosophy in International Health. University of Bergen, Norway

1999- 2004: Degree of Doctor of Medicine, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences. Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

1996- 1998: Certificate in Advance level Secondary Education. Tambaza High School, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

1992- 1995: Certificate in Ordinary Level Secondary Education. Azania Secondary School, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania


Gloria Ivy MENSAH

Institution: Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research

TTP: Mycobacterial infections

Gloria Ivy MENSAH


Institution: Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research

Presentation:

Dr. Mensah obtained her BSc in Biological Sciences from KNUST and an MPhil in Animal Science (Microbiology and Immunology) from the University of Ghana. In 2014, she was awarded a PhD in Medical Research-International Health from the Ludwig Maximillians University (CIHLMU) in Munich-Germany. For her PhD studies, Dr. Mensah assessed the immunological profiles of Ghanaian TB patients in response to differentially expressed MTB proteins and how these could be exploited as biomarkers for TB.


Zacharia MTEMA

Institution: Ifakara Health Institute

TTP: Surveillance-Response

Zacharia MTEMA


Institution: Ifakara Health Institute

Presentation:

Dr. Zac Mtema is a senior research scientist at IHI, a computer scientist, and  and epidemiologist. Dr. Mtema is a 2016 UK Guardian university awards winner for outstanding Mobile phone-based surveillance system for infectious disease elimination in Africa. 

Zac completed his Ph.D. at University of Glasgow, and his MSc studies at Durham University UK. His research interests lie in the area of mobile computing technologies for public health. Dr Mtema lives in Dar es Salaam, Tz with his family. 


Abikpo Clarisse HOUNGBEDJI

Institution: Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d'Ivoire

TTP: Foodborne diseases

Abikpo Clarisse HOUNGBEDJI


Institution: Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d'Ivoire

Presentation:

Houngbedji Clarisse is associated researcher at the Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d’Ivoire. Biologist and epidemiologist by training including Biostatistics, she led a PhD on the spatial epidemiology of Plasmodium falciparum among school children in Côte d’Ivoire including Bayesian-based geostatistical risk mapping of the infection. she also has vast experience in leading cross sectional surveys ranging from data collection, data management, analysis and publications writing.


Mahamat Fayiz ABAKAR

Institution: Institut de Recherche en Elevage pour le Développement (IRED) and Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)

TTP: Surveillance-Response

Mahamat Fayiz ABAKAR


Institution: Institut de Recherche en Elevage pour le Développement (IRED) and Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)

Presentation:

– PhD candidate (defense set on 19.04.2017), epidemiology and public health

– MSc epidemiology, University of Basel (2014)

– Master 1 (Maitrise ès), Biology, University of N’Djamena (2007)

– Bachelor (Licence) natural sciences, University of N’Djamena (2000)


Richard Brou YAPI

Institution: Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques de Côte d'Ivoire (CSRS)

TTP: Brucellosis

Richard Brou YAPI


Institution: Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques de Côte d'Ivoire (CSRS)

Presentation:

Richard B Yapi is an epidemiologist from the University Félix Houphouët-Boigny, Côte d’Ivoire. During the past 10 years, he has been active in the design, planning and execution of multidisciplinary epidemiologic cross-sectional and cohort surveys in rural and urban areas of Côte d’Ivoire, with particular emphasis on malaria and neglected tropical diseases.


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