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POLICY ENGAGEMENT COMMUNICATION
University of Malawi
Health risk assessment exposure to children in Blantyre, Malawi
University of the Witwatersrand.
Obafemi Awolowo University.
Cardiovascular risk profile and physical activity level of residents of a semi – urban community In Nigeria
Multilevel analysis of determinants of infant and child mortality in West Afric
Obafemi Awolowo University. Department of Demography and Social Statistics
Comparative analysis of the factors accounting for under-five mortality differentials in Northeast and Southwest of Nigeria
License to move: a longitudinal study of migration and its relation to HIV and TB in high mortality post-apartheid South Africa.
University of Nairobi.
Effect of omega-3 fatty acids (fish oil) supplementation along with diet on depression and nutrition status of HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative pregnant mothers among low-income urban population in Nairobi
University of the Witwatersrand
Surveillance of antimicrobial susceptibility patterns among pathogens isolated in public sector hospitals associated with academic institutions, South Africa during a 5 year period 2005-2009
University of Dar es Salaam, College of Arts and Social Sciences
Premarital pregnancies among young women in Rwanda: A qualitative study of experiences in maternal health seeking behaviour
University of Rwanda. Department of Applied Statistics
Spatial modeling of the relationship between HIV prevalence and socio-economic determinants of child mortality in Rwanda.
Domestic Violence and child health outcomes: An investigation into the relationship between frequency of abuse and negative child health outcomes in two African countries.
Modeling indoor air pollution to improve health delivery systems and public health in Malawi
University of the Witwatersrand, School of Public Health
Use of frailty modeling with arbitrary censoring in determining predictors of mortality for a hospitalized HIV positive population in South Africa
University of Ibadan.
Levels, trends and differentials of infant and child mortality in Nigeria: 1990 – 2008
University of Malawi.
Maximizing utilization of cervical cancer prevention services in South East health zone of Malawi. What would it take?
Socio-cultural and economic determinants of HIV mothers’ knowledge, attitude and practice of current WHO infant feeding policy and the impact on infants’ outcome
University of the Witwatersrand. Development Pathways for Health Research unit (DPHRU).
Modelling longitudinal child growth within the Birth to Twenty (Soweto) and Lungwena (Mangochi, Malawi) cohorts
Review of environmental and population health challenges in the Rwandan town and innovative migration strategies for improved and sustainable life.
The framing of issues of HIV/AIDS and sexuality in TV drama in Kenya: A reading of Makutano junction in Kenya
University of Ibadan
Joint modelling of CD4 counts and time to loss to follow up among HIV patients attending antiretroviral clinics in Nigeria
Barriers of access and utilization of healthcare among older persons in Uganda
Malaria and filariasis co-infection during pregnancy: Impacts on the immune response and pregnancy outcomes
University of Witwatersrand.
Clinical Epidemiology of Vitamin D Status in HIV Infected Patients in South Africa
Ifakara Health Institute
Active case-finding with the Mobile XpertTM MTB/RIF Unit (MXU) to improve TB detection rates in high burden settings
University of Nairobi
An investigation to determine if malaria infection in humans alters susceptibility to HIV infection?
Impact of environmental pollution on the prevalence of soil transmitted helminthes infection among primary school children in Ibadan
Obafemi Awolowo University
Wealth Quintile and Fertility Differentials among Households in Nigeria
HIV and aging: the impact of HIV on the quality of life among the elderly in Kenya
Herpes Simplex Virus type 2 in pregnancy: Burden for Premature Rupture of Membranes (PROM), incidence of sero-conversion and acyclovir effect on adverse outcomes
Optimal (control of) intervention strategies for malaria– TB co-infection
A Clinico-Pathological study of lymphoproliferative disorders at Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya
African Population and Health Research Center
The impact of parental health on childrens’ enrolment, attendance and achievement among the urban poor in Kenya
University of Witwatersrand
Impact of an education programme on coaches’ knowledge, attitudes and practices on injury prevention amongst football players
Contribution of domestic waste water treatment plants to proliferation of schistosomiasis and pollution of aquatic resources and ability herbaceous plants for waste water treatment
University of Dar es Salaam
Knowledge, practice and attitude of post abortion care services in Tanzania
Sexual and Reproductive Health and health related quality of health care of HIV perinatally infected young people in rural Uganda
Investigating the effect of daily cotrimoxazole prophylaxis on the acquisition of malaria specific immunity in HIV exposed children and HIV infected children
The feasibility of male involvement in Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV services in Blantyre Malawi
A model for measuring association between the recurrence times of bivariate censored outcomes in Bipolar Disordersinfection?
Genetic epidemiology of streptomycin induced deafness in Nigeria
Adaptive immunity to non-typhoidal salmonella
Healing the Divide: migration, urbanity and traditional African traditional healing
A Radomized control trial of an awareness-cum-training package for carers for childred with disability in Malawi
Health profile of truck drivers accessing trucker specific health facilities in South Africa.
Pesticide exposures and birth outcomes
ICT and the provision of health information
Design, synthesis and genotoxicity evaluation of non-toxic azo dyes
Women status and fertility in sub Saharan Africa
Attitudes towards sexuality in later life
Health and retention in care in adult HIV positive patients
National University of Rwanda
Predictors of Contraceptive Use among Adolescents.
Family planning communication in Uganda
Cytokine responses & parasite genotypes associated with the pathogenesis of human African trypanosomiasis (HAT)
Community hypertension screening
Quality of life, burden and coping strategies of caregivers of the elderly
Perceptions of climate change and health
Women’s sexual and reproductive rights
Mental health service delivery for people living with AIDS (PLWAs) in Malawi
Health seeking behaviour and reintegration of patients with obstetric fistula in Kenya
Insecticide resistance in malaria vectors
Pathogen burden and individual variability in immune response
Maternal mental health and fetal outcomes
Epidemiology and costs of injuries