Applied Global Health Research Board

Board membership from April 2020

  • Professor Catherine Law (Chair), University College London Institute of Child Health
  • Professor Abe Fekadu, Addis Ababa University
  • Professor Anne Mills, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
  • Professor Azra Ghani, Imperial College London
  • Dr Camila Corvalan, University of Chile
  • Dr Carlota Monroy, University of San Carlos of Guatemala
  • Dr Catherine Kyobutungi, African Population and Health Research Center
  • Professor David Lalloo, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Professor Dixon Chibanda, University of Zimbabwe
  • Professor Frances Cowan, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Professor Freddie Ssengooba, Makerere University
  • Professor Helen Lambert, University of Bristol
  • Professor Ibrahim Abubakar, University College London
  • Dr Kandala Ngianga-Bakwin, Warwick University
  • Professor Lai Meng Looi, University of Malaya
  • Professor Laurence Moore, University of Glasgow
  • Professor Lisa Dikomitis, University of Kent
  • Professor Lucilla Poston, King’s College London
  • Professor Majid Ezzati, Imperial College London
  • Professor Malabika Sarker, BRAC University
  • Professor Nyovani Madise, African Institute for Development Policy
  • Professor Richard Sullivan, King’s College London
  • Professor Shakila Thangaratinam, University of Birmingham
  • Dr Shams El Arifeen, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh
  • Professor Stephen Sutton, University of Cambridge
  • Professor Tazeen Jafar, Duke Global Health Institute
  • Professor Victor Mwapasa, University of Malawi, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

See the Applied Global Health Research Board conflicts of interest register.


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Last updated: 23 March 2023

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