Institution: Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d’Ivoire
Didier holds a Medical sciences Doctorate from the University of Cocody in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire and received a master’s degree of Development and Nutritional policy from the Senghor University of Alexandria in Egypt. He is currently doing a PhD on food sciences and biochemistry.
As a medical doctor he works at the national Buruli ulcer control Program under the Ministry of Health of Côte d’Ivoire, where he is Biology and Research officer. Didier has a considerable experience of working on Skin-NTDS, especially in cases detection, wound management, surgery, and prevention of disabilities. Along with clinical practice and public health-related responsibilities, he has been conducting research studies in wound care for patients with Buruli ulcers, yaws, leprosy and other skin-NTDs.
He is an associate researcher at Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d’Ivoire, where he is part of the research group Food and nutrition security.
His main research interest is on chronic wound healing with nutritional support. Currently, he is working on the effect of diet on wound healing in the Health demographic surveillance system of Taabo, Côte d’Ivoire, as clinical investigator. So far he has published 1 paper.
Institution: Ifakara Health Institute (IHI)
Institution: Ifakara Health Institute (IHI)
Mr. Lwitiko Elton Sikana is a research scientist from the Ifakara Health Institute (IHI), Tanzania. He has a background in social sciences, with considerable experience of doing mixed methods research. Over a decade Mr. Sikana has been working on rabies projects with collaborations between Ministries of Health and Livestock, and northern partners (i.e. University of Glasgow, UK). His ambition is to continue working on zoonotic diseases with a focus on the One Health approach to address public health problems.
Institution: University Alassane Ouattara & Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d'Ivoire
Akoko Sita KONDO is a Togolese scientist working and studying in Cote d’Ivoire. She holds a master’s degree in sociology specialised in Health from the University of Jos Nigeria since 2018. She is currently doing her PhD in health sociology at the University Alassane Ouattara and is an associated researcher at Centre Suisse de recherches en Côte d’Ivoire (CSRS). Her scientific interests are on the knowledge production and knowledge uptake of zoonotic disease in Africa.
Institution: Ecole Inter-Etats des Sciences et Médecine Vétérinaires (EISMV) de Dakar
2014-2015: Master of Science in Animal Productions and Sustainable Development/ the major of Economics and Politics of Animal Husbandry
2013-2014: Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine
Institution: Sokoine Univeristy of Agriculture
I am a veterinary researcher at Sokoine University of Agriculture, Tanzania with 6 years of extensive experience in epidemiological and interventional studies. I hold a Master’s degree in Veterinary Epidemiology and Public Health from the University of London. My career objectives lie in the pursuit of research and academia in the field of public health, with a focus on the epidemiology and control of neglected zoonotic diseases, benefiting from the one health approach
Institution: Mtwara regional secretariate
Marital Status: Married
Languages and Fluency Level: English (Advance) Swahili (Mother tongue language)
MSc , Tumaini university
MPH, Tumaini University
MD, (Dar),CURRENT POSITION
Regional Medical Officer, Mtwara Region, Supervisor Mr Alfred Luanda
Institution: University of Felix Houphouet Boigny of Abidjan & CSRS
BABO Yoro Stéphane-Alain was born on 20th June 1986 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. He is PHD student in sociology of health at University Félix Houphouet Boigny (UFHB) of Abidjan, Cocody . Researcher associated at Centre Suisse de recherches en Côte d’Ivoire (CSRS) since july 2014, he got his master at UFHB in December 2015. His scientific interests are policy of health systems and social aspects of neglected tropical diseases for better control.
Institution: Université de Felix Houphouet Boigny
2014: Certificate one Health IAV de Rabat
2010: Veterinary Master’s degree in public health. EISMV de Dakar
2002: Diploma of State of Doctorate in Veterinary. EISMV de Dakar
Since 2015: National coordinator of the research project entitled Burden of rabies and vaccination impact
MSc. Epidemiology and Control of Infectious Diseases (University of Buea – 2015).
Three (3) years of research experience.
Career Objective: Health systems research.
Institution: Ecole Inter-Etats des Sciences et Médecine Vétérinaires, Dakar
Institution: Noguchi Memorial institute for Medical Research
Date of Birth: 19th March, 1986
Qualifications: MPhil Molecular Cell Biology of Infectious Diseases (Thesis passed: yet to be awarded-July, 2017)
Bsc. Biochemistry (May, 2009)
Occupation: Snr. Research Assistant (Bacteriology dept., NMIMR)
Referees: Prof. Kwasi Addo, Bacteriology dept., NMIMR / Dr. Frank Bonsu, NTP Ghana
Institution: UNIVERSITE FELIX HOUPHOUET-BOIGNY and CSRS
Judicaelle Koffi was born 1981 in Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire). In 2001, she received Baccalaureate (Economy and Accounting). Two years later, she obtained Higher National Diploma in Finance and Accounting (Abidjan). She received a Master in Sociology, Group Economic and Social Development, in July 2013 at Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny (Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire). Now, she prepares a PhD in sociology, Group Health Sociology at Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny.
Institution: Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College
MSc Medical Parasitology and Entomology, 2014- 2016, Kilimanjaro Christian Medical University College
BSc Clinical Biochemistry, 2000-2004, Makerere University, Kampala
June 2016 to date: Project research coordinator, ZELS Brucellosis Project, N. Tanzania
2014-2016: MSc student, tutorial and research assistant KCMUCo, Institute of Public Health
2010-2015: Senior Lab Scientist/ Quality Control Officer, Lancet Laboratories/ TotalCare Laboratory
Institution: International Livestock Research Institute
James Akoko is a competent and dedicated Animal Health Specialist, with 9 years of research experience at the International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI). Skilled at planning and coordination of projects, management of project assets, data recording and report writing, and valuable experience in management of project finances. In addition, he has a proven strong leadership and interpersonal communication skills. He is a graduate of University of Edinburgh with a Master of Science in Intern.
Institution: Institut de Recherches en Elevage pour le Développement
Baccalauréat série D session de Juin 1998 à N’Djamena,
Maîtrise ès Sciences Biologiques Session d’Août 2009 à l’Université de N’Djamena
Master en Épidémiologie des maladies transmissibles et Gestion des Risques
Sanitaires à l’Ecole Inter Etats des Sciences et Médecine Vétérinaires de Dakar en Mai 2014
– Stage au laboratoire de l’Hôpital Général de Référence Nationale de Septembre à Décembre 2004 (Ndjamena)
– Stage de formation au Laboratoire de Recherches Vétérinaires
Institution: Kibong'oto Infectious Diseases Hospital
I work at Kibong’oto Infectious Diseases Hospital, Tanzania as a Medical Specialist of Microbiology and Immunology, Drug Susceptible and resistant Tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS expert and I have Competencies in Laboratory Quality Management System as per ISO 15189
Institution: Université Nangui Abrogua and Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d'Ivoire
2014–current: PhD in Microbiology and Food Security
2008–2013: MSc in Animal Production
2003–2007: BSc in Natural Sciences
Pratical skills: Health and food surveys, microbiology and chemical laboratory investigations
IT skills: Epidata, Epi Info, SPSS
Language: French, English
One Health concept, Participatory Risk Analysis, Interdisciplinatity, Biosafety in laboratory and field
PUBLICATION AND COMMUNICATION
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Institution: Ifakara Health Institute
I hold MSc in Quantitative Methods in Biodiversity, Conservation & Epidemiology from the University of Glasgow. I am research officer at Ifakara Health Institute with over 6 years of experience in the area of zoonotic disease surveillance and control. My ambition is to obtain an academic research position that will allow me to both contribute to important problems that require One health approaches and teach future generations about the importance of a population perspective for disease control.
Institution: UNIVERSITY OF GHANA
I hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology and Master of Philosophy in Molecular Cell Biology of Infectious diseases. I have strong research background in the field of Molecular and Microbiology. My research interest is with Buruli ulcer. I am particularly interested in the development of rapid diagnostic and intervention strategies for the disease.
Institution: IRSS/Centre MURAZ
Last Name: DJIBOUGOU
First Name: Diakourga Arthur
Date and place of birth: December 31st, 1981- Namagdou
Current Position: Lab Scientist/ PhD candidate
2015: M.Sc. in Medical Parasitology; Polytechnic University of Bobo-Dioulasso
2011: B.Sc. in Applied Biology
Institution: International Livestock Research Institute
I am a medical anthropologist interested in research and policy making related to One Health. I have previously worked with the Government of Kenya and health related organizations such as CDC and ILRI. I live in Nakuru, Kenya with my husband and our five daughters.
Institution: Université Nangui Abrogoua (UNA) and Centre Suisse de Recherches Scientifiques en Côte d'Ivoire (CSRS)
PhD Student in Microbiology and Molecular biology
Université Nangui Abrogoua (UNA), Côte d’Ivoire
Associate Researcher at CSRS, Côte d’Ivoire
Associate Member of the International Graduated School (IGS)
Master of Science and Technology of Agri-food Industries
Maîtrise of Microbiology and Biotechnology
Bachelor of Microbiology
Certificates in One Health, Science Communication, Participatory Risk Analysis & Sustainable development
Prof. Marina KOUSSEMON & Prof. Bassirou BONFOH
Institution: Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research
I have a masters degree (MPhil) in Food Science (University of Ghana) and hope to graduate in July. I did my first degree (BSc Biological Sciences) at KNUST and graduated with 1st class.
Institution: University of Dschang
2011-2013: Master degree in Mathematics at the University of Dschang in Cameroon.
2013-2014: Master degree in Mathematical Sciences (Modelling) at AIMS-Cameroon.
2015-2016: Erasmus Mundus Master Course scholarship in Statistical Modelling in France.
R, STATA, Matlab and SPSS
2013: AIMS NEXT EINSTEIN scholarship for a Master degree in Mathematical Sciences (Modelling).
2015: Erasmus Mundus scholarship for a Master Course in Statistical Modelling in France.
Institution: Nelson Mandela-African Institution of Science and Technology
Aug 2011 – Sept 2013: M.Sc. Biomedical Sciences (Human Pathobiology and Infectious Diseases), Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Oct 2010- Aug 2011: M.Sc. in Medical Microbiology, Immunology with Molecular Biology (Course work), KCM-College
Aug 2006 – July 2009: B.Sc in Biotechnology and Laboratory Science Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania.”
Institution: National Institute for Medical Research-Tanzania
I hold a bachelor degree of science in Applied Statistics and masters degree of science in Health Informatics. I am a permanent research scientist employee of the National Institute for Medical Research-Tanzania. My main duties are designing and implementing research activities. I have published 11 papers in both local and international journals. Currently I am working as H3A diabetes study coordinator at Dar es Salaam. TB & HIV/AIDS and NCDs diseases are my areas of research of interest.
Institution: The Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology (NM-AIST)
Nicholaus Peter Mnyambwa is a PhD Candidate (Health & Biomedical Sciences) at the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology, Tanzania, and a research fellow at Muhimbili Medical Research Centre, NIMR, Dar es Salaam. He has research interests in infectious (bacteria/viruses) genetics, diagnostics and vaccinology. His ongoing PhD thesis is entitled “The genetic basis of drug-resistant pattern in Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex: clinical isolates from TB patients in Tanzania”.
Institution: Medical Research Council Gambia