Immo Kleinschmidt PhD
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My main research interest is in malaria epidemiology. Before re-joining the School in 2007, I worked for the Malaria Research Programme of the South African Medical Research Council. I was president of the South African Statistical Association in 2006/7.
I co-organise the Intensive Course in Epidemiology and Medical Statistics. I also teach on the study units Statistical Methods in Epidemiology, Epidemiology and Control of Malaria, and Extended Epidemiology.
My research focus is the evaluation of comprehensive malaria control interventions; cluster randomised trials evaluating vector control tools; the potential added benefit of combining malaria vector control interventions; the impact of insecticide resistance on the effectiveness of insecticide-based malaria vector control tools; the epidemiology of malaria elimination. I have been the senior epidemiologist of the Bioko Island Malaria Control Project since its inception in 2003.
- Disease control
- Health impact analysis
- Public health
- Randomised controlled trials
- Statistical methods
- Vector control
Disease and Health Conditions
- Infectious disease
- Middle East & North Africa (developing only)
- Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)
- Equatorial Guinea
- South Africa
- Health Surveys
- Modelling And Mapping Disease Distribution
Indoor Residual Spraying in Combination with Insecticide-Treated Nets Compared to Insecticide-Treated Nets Alone for Protection against Malaria: A Cluster Randomised Trial in Tanzania.
West, P.A. ; Protopopoff, N. ; Wright, A. ; Kivaju, Z. ; Tigererwa, R. ; Mosha, F.W. ; Kisinza, W. ; Rowland, M. ; Kleinschmidt, I. ;
PLoS Med, 2014; 11(4):e1001630
Five years of malaria control in the continental region, Equatorial Guinea.
Rehman, A.M. ; Mann, A.G. ; Schwabe, C. ; Reddy, M.R. ; Roncon Gomes, I. ; Slotman, M.A. ; Yellott, L. ; Matias, A. ; Caccone, A. ; Nseng Nchama, G. ; Kleinschmidt, I. ;
Malar J, 2013; 12(1):154
Country-level operational implementation of the Global Plan for Insecticide Resistance Management.
Hemingway, J.; Vontas, J.; Poupardin, R.; Raman, J.; Lines, J.; Schwabe, C.; Matias, A.; Kleinschmidt, I.;
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2013; 110(23):9397-402
Malaria risk factors in north west Tanzania: the effect of spraying, nets and wealth.
West, P.A. ; Protopopoff, N. ; Rowland, M. ; Cumming, E. ; Rand, A. ; Drakeley, C. ; Wright, A. ; Kivaju, Z. ; Kirby, M.J. ; Mosha, F.W. ; Kisinza, W. ; Kleinschmidt, I. ;
PLoS One, 2013; 8(6):e65787
Considerations in the design of clinical trials to test novel entomological approaches to dengue control.
Wolbers, M. ; Kleinschmidt, I. ; Simmons, C.P. ; Donnelly, C.A. ;
PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 2012; 6(11):e1937
Marked increase in child survival after four years of intensive malaria control.
Kleinschmidt, I.; Schwabe, C.; Benavente, L.; Torrez, M.; Ridl, F.C.; Segura, J.L.; Ehmer, P.; Nchama, G.N.;
Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2009; 80(6):882-8
Combining indoor residual spraying and insecticide-treated net interventions.
Kleinschmidt, I.; Schwabe, C.; Shiva, M.; Segura, J.L.; Sima, V.; Mabunda, S.J.; Coleman, M.;
Am J Trop Med Hyg, 2009; 81(3):519-24
Malaria vector control by indoor residual insecticide spraying on the tropical island of Bioko, Equatorial Guinea
Sharp, B.L.; Ridl, F.C.; Govender, D.; Kuklinski, J.; Kleinschmidt, I.
Malar J, 2007; 6:52
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