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Health research in Africa

Professors Kevin Cahill, Ruairi Brugha from the Division of Population and Health Sciences and Sam McConkey in the Department of International Health & Tropical Medicine are engaged in multiple programmes to improve the public health and basic education within several regions in Africa.

These include establishing and evaluating a national malaria surveillance system in the Gambia, research into HIV and research into hepatitis C. Further information on the projects and research being carried out is available from the Division of Population and Health Sciences and the Department of International Health & Tropical Medicine.