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Call Senior Fellowship (SF)
Programme EDCTP1
Start Date 2008-07-24
End Date 2010-07-24
Project Code TA.2007.40200.012
Status Active

Title

Assessment of functionality of antibodies that associate with protection from clinical malaria using the in-vitro P.falciparum growth inhibition assay

Host Organisation

Institution Country

Current Organisation

Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR)

Current Job Title

Associate Professor

Awards

2011 Development of Malaria Transmission Blocking Vaccine
2015 Functional Immuno-genetic Correlates of Immunity to Malaria-14-01-GHA

Students Supervised

Type Name Title University Start Date End Date
PHD Priscilla Amma Siaw Miss University of Ghana, School of Public Health 2016
MPhil Quratul-ain Issahaque Miss Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology 2016
PHD Stephen Kusi Mr Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology 2015
MPhil Caleb K. Sinclair Mr Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology 2015
PHD Dwomoh Duah Mr Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
PHD Sylvester Dassah Mr Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology 2015
PHD Selassie M.S Kumordjie Miss Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology 2015
PhD Samuel Bosomprah Dr London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine 2009
PhD Bright Adu Dr University of Copenhagen 2011
PhD Frank Atuguba Dr University of Ghana, School of Public Health, 2011
BSc. Afiba Awube Adjah Miss University of Ghana 2011
MPhil Dorothy Anum Medical Microbiology Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology 2011
MPhil Arnold Luuse Mr University of Ghana Medical School 2010
MPhil Kofi Papa Amissah-Reynolds Mr University of Ghana 2010
MPhil Richard Doe Mr University of Ghana Medical School 2010
PHD Eric Kyei Baffour Mr Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology 2016

Memberships

Role Committee/board Start Date End Date
Member Ghana Biochemical Society 2003
Member Danish Society of Parasitology 1996
Member Scandinavian Society of Immunology 1996
Member British Society of Parasitology 1998
Member Ghana Immunological Society 2003
Member Federation of Immunological Societies of Africa 2003
Member American Society of Tropical Medicine 2004
Member Malaria Immunology Pathogenesis Consortium 2001

Education

Institution Degree Year
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Ghana BSc. 1987-07-01
University of Ghana, Ghana MPhil 1994-07-01
University of Copenhagen, Denmark PHD 2000-07-01

Areas Of Specialisation

Malaria

Grants

Grant Code:
Source of funding:
European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP)
Amount:
192500
Role:
Principal Investigator
Start Date:
2008-01-01
End Date:
2010-01-01
Grant Code:
Source of funding:
DANIDA
Amount:
1317029.67
Role:
Principal Investigator
Start Date:
2015-01-01
End Date:
2020-01-01
Grant Code:
Source of funding:
WHO-TDR
Amount:
76950
Role:
Start Date:
2002-01-01
End Date:
2005-01-01
Grant Code:
Source of funding:
European Union
Amount:
30000
Role:
Principal Investigator
Start Date:
2011-01-01
End Date:
2013-01-01
Grant Code:
Source of funding:
European Malaria Vaccine Development Association (EMVDA)
Amount:
480000
Role:
Principal Investigator
Start Date:
2008-01-01
End Date:
2010-01-01

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