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Call Senior Fellowship (SF)
Programme EDCTP2
Start Date 2020-04-01
End Date 2025-03-31
Project Code TMA2018SF-2471
Status Active

Title

Research Capacity Building by DHA-PQ SMC Clinical Trial in school aged children in Mali

Host Organisation

Institution Country
Université des Sciences, des Techniques et des Technologies de Bamako (USTTB) Mali

Current Organisation

Malaria Research and Training Center

Current Job Title

Senior Researcher

Students Supervised

Type Name Title University Start Date End Date
Master student Boureima Guindo Dr University of sciences, Technics and Technologies 2020
MD candidate Kinde Kouriba Mr University of sciences, Technics and Technologies 2020
MD candidate Souleymane Traore Mr University of sciences, Technics and Technologies 2020

Education

Institution Degree Year
Faculty of Medicine, Mali MD 2002-05-22
Faculty of Medicine and pharmacy, Senegal CES 2008-07-03
Faculty of Medicine and pharmacy, Senegal DES 2011-06-29
Faculty of Medicine and pharmacy, Senegal MSc 2012-02-02
University of Lyon, France PhD 2018-02-06
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Areas Of Specialisation

Malaria Neglected Infectious Diseases (NID)

Publications

Authors:
Karim Traore , author
Georges Snounou , editor
Salimata Konate , author
Mahamadou A. Thera , author
Amadou Niangaly , author
Alhassane Ba , author
Alassane Niare , author
Charles Arama , author
Julie Di Cristofaro , author
Mounirou Baby , author
Stephane Picot , author
Jacques Chiaroni , author
Gilles Boetsch , author
Ogobara K. Doumbo , author
Date:
2019-01-04
Journal:
PLOS ONE
Content:
Identifiers:

Projects

Fellow:
Karim Traore
Collaborators:
Name Country Institution
Dr Karim Traore Mali MRTC
Pr Abraham Kwabena Anang Ghana NMIMR
Dr Abdoul Habib Beavogui Guinea CNFR
Pr Emmanuele Gormally France Lyon Catholic University
Objectives:
Strengthen ethics committees capacities in west Africa by training and networking
Sites:
Mali, Guinea, Ghana, France
Study Design:
Ethical consortium to strengthen capacities of ethics committees in west Africa Organisation of training session in ethics, cases studies, Hotline, standardisation of procedures
Subjects:
Ethics committees members
Start Date:
2017-04-01
End Date:
2020-09-30
Fellow:
Karim Traore
Collaborators:
Name Country Institution
Karim Traore Mali MRTC
Objectives:
1. The overall objective is to assess a seasonal preventive strategy targeting school-aged children in Mali, using either Dihydroartemisinin and Piperaquine (DHA-PQ), SP-AQ or control.
Sites:
BMP-Bandiagara
Study Design:
A double blind randomized controlled clinical trial to assess the efficacy of Dihydroartemisinin-Piperaquine and Sulfadoxine-Pyrimethamine associated to Amodiaquine for Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention in school children aged from 6-15 years in Mali, 3 treatments arms. Four SMC rounds were conducted
Subjects:
School aged children (6-15 years old at Bandiagara, Mali
Outcomes:
Incidence of clinical malaria and prevalence of malaria infection by treatment arms; Incidence of adverse events reported following administration of study drugs by treatment arms; Prevalence of malaria parasitaemia (sexual and asexual forms) at monthly visits by treatment arms: Prevalence of anemia; Prevalence of resistance markers to artemisinin and Piperaquine in children carrying parasites at the end of malaria transmission seasons; Dynamics of children performance at schools during the study period; Parasite genetic diversity.
Linked Grant:
EDCTP Clinical Research & Development Fellowship
Start Date:
2020-09-12
End Date:
2021-08-31

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