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2021 Kenya Scientist and University Rankings: Congratulations Prof. Fabian Esamai Link

November 17, 2021:

Congratulations to Prof. Fabian Esamai for his recognition as a top ranked Kenyan Scientist for 2021!

 

History-Making Malaria Vaccine Link

October 18, 2021:

WHO recommends broad rollout of world's first malaria vaccine.

 

Pilot Research Program: 2022 Call for Applications Link

October 04, 2021:

The CREID Network Pilot Research Program supports, trains, and mentors the next generation of emerging infectious disease researchers. This program will develop capacity for emerging infectious disease research around the world through the performance of scientific research projects. Read More ยป

 

eRA Two-Factor Authentication Link

July 07, 2021:

Overview, FAQs and other resources to assist with the upcoming transition to eRA Two-Factor Authentication.

 

USAID Advancing Nutrition HEmoglobin MEasurement (HEME) Laboratory Validation Study REQUEST FOR APPLICATION (RFA)  Link

February 12, 2021:

USAID Advancing Nutrition HEmoglobin MEasurement (HEME) Laboratory Validation Study REQUEST FOR APPLICATION (RFA)

RFA No.: USAID-AN-32-2021

Issuance Date: February 5, 2021

Closing Date for Questions: February 15, 2021, 17:00

Responses Date to Questions: February 19, 2021

Due Date: March 15, 2021, 17:00 EST

Funding: 50K for 6 month (April-September 2021)

 

Recent Publications

Predictors of Plasmodium falciparum infection in the first trimester among nulliparous women from Kenya, Zambia, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Leuba SI, Westreich D, Bose CL, Powers KA, Olshan A, Taylor S, Tshefu A, Lokangaka A, Carlo WA, Chomba E, Liechty EA, Bucher SL, Esamai F, Jessani S, Saleem S, Goldenberg RL, Moore J, Nolen T, Hemingway-Foday J, McClure EM, Koso-Thomas M, Derman RJ, Hoffman M, Bauserman M. Predictors of Plasmodium falciparum infection in the first trimester among nulliparous women from Kenya, Zambia, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. J Infect Dis. 2021 Dec; (): . PubMed: 34888658 Protocols: ASPIRIN View

U-Shaped Association between Maternal Hemoglobin and Low Birth Weight in Rural Bangladesh.

Carpenter R, Billah M, Lyons G, Siraj MS, Rahman Q, Thorsten V, McClure E, Haque R, Petri W. U-Shaped Association between Maternal Hemoglobin and Low Birth Weight in Rural Bangladesh. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2021 Nov; (): . PubMed: 34844203 Protocols: Maternal Newborn Health Registry View

The association of timing of repeat cesarean with outcomes among a cohort of Guatemalan women with a history of prior cesarean birth.

Harrison MS, Garces A, Figueroa L, Westcott J, Hambidge M, Krebs NF. The association of timing of repeat cesarean with outcomes among a cohort of Guatemalan women with a history of prior cesarean birth. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2021 Jul; 21(1): 516. PubMed: 34284728 PubMed Central: PMC8293527 Protocols: Maternal Newborn Health Registry View

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