2012 PhD Studenten “International Health”

2012 PhD Studenten “International Health”

Name of PhD Candidate: Esu Ekpereonne

Title of Research Project: The effectiveness and cost effectiveness of intermittent screening & treatment with Sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine versus Arthemether-lumefantrine for malaria prevention in pregnancy in South East Nigeria

Supervisors: Prof. Thomas Löscher, Dr. Nicole Berens-Riha, Dr. Michael Pritsch, Prof. Martin Meremikwu

Date of PhD Defence: September 2015

Name of PhD Candidate: Mohammed Solomon Ali

Title of Research Project: M. tuberculosis among jail inmates of Ethiopian prisons; Molecular epidemiology, Drug resistance and the role of LTA4H gene polymorphism during infection and disease progression

Supervisors: Prof. Thomas Löscher, Dr. Andrea Rachow, Prof.Abraham Haileamlak

Date of PhD Defence: September 2015

Name of PhD Candidate: Mwingira Upendo John

Title of Research Project: An evaluation of the health impact of integrated helminths control by preventive mass chemotherapy: A study from Urban and rural endemic districts of Tanzania.

Supervisors: Prof. Michael Hölscher, Dr. Inge Kroidl, Dr. Mwelecela Malecela

Date of Defence: September 2015

Name of  PhD Canditate: Dannemann Purnat Tina

Title of Research Project: Patterns of HIV infection and associated risk factors in a population based cohort from Mbeya Region, Tanzania.

Supervisors: Prof. Michael Hölscher, Dr. Elmar Saathoff, Dr. Sheryl Vanderpoel

Date of Defence: September 2015