LMIC Fellows

Patricia Alupo, MBChB Mmed
Home Institution: Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
US Institution: Yale University
Project Title: Immunological profiles of patients with HIV associated cryptococcal meningitis relapse on treatment with adjunctive sertraline therapy and their associated neurocognitive outcomes

Muhammad Asaduzzaman, MPH Mphil MBBS
Home Institution: International Centre for Diarrheal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b)
US Institution: University of California, Berkeley
Project Title: Genetic characterization and risk factors for multi-drug resistant uropathogens causing recurrent urinary tract infection in Bangladesh

Evelyn Bonney, MPhil PhD
Home Institution: University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana
US Institution: Yale University
Project Title: Impact of antiretroviral therapy on mitochondrial function and mitochondrial DNA

Rosa Chemwey Ndiema, MBChB Mmed
Home Institution: Kenyatta Medical Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
US Institution: Yale University
Project Title: Uptake and outcomes of HIV preconception care package to discordant couples expressing fertility desire at Kenyatta National Hospital

Jeremy De Silva, PhD
Home Institution: University Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
US Institution: Yale University
Project Title: Prevalence and risk behavior assessment of infectious disease among the migrants in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Hridaya Devkota, MPA PhD
Home Institution: Institute for Social and Environmental Research – Nepal, Pokhara, Nepal
US Institution: UC Berkeley
Project Title: A case-control study of uterine prolapse in Kaski District, Nepal

Leveana Gyimah, MBChB MGCP
Home Institution: University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana
US Institution: Yale University
Project Title: Expectations, experiences, and preferences of individuals with mental illness at the Mount Horeb Prayer Camp in Ghana

Martin Muddu, MBChB Mmed
Home Institution: Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
US Institution: Yale University
Project Title: Integrating management of hypertension into HIV programs in Uganda

Ovokeraye Oduaran, MS PhD
Home Institution: University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
US Institution: Stanford University
Project Title: Gut microbiome characterization in South African populations

Roslyn Thelingwani, MS PhD
Home Institution: University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
US Institution: Stanford University
Project Title: Pharmacokinetics of praziquantel in pediatric dose formulation development and its safe and efficacious use in mass drug administration (MDA) treatment of schistosomiasis programs in sub-Saharan Africa