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Daniel Chandramohan

MBBS MSc PhD

Professor
of Public Health

Room
414

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
0207 927 2322

Fax.
0207 927 2918
Graduated in medicine in 1975. Then worked as a primary care physician in India and Ethiopia and as a district medical officer in Zimbabwe. In 1992, he started as a research fellow in the LSHTM. He is now a professor of public health in the Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases. His research interests include epidemiology and control of malaria, meningitis, indirect methods to assess causes of death, and interventions to improve mother and child health. He is now leading several clinical trials and studies on innovative ways of delivering curative and perventive care to control burden of malaria and childhood pneumonia. He is a member of two consortia (ACT and MiP consortia) funded by the Bill and Melida Gates Foundation, and a temporary advisor on several WHO Technical Expert Groups on malaria and global burden of disease.  

Affiliations

Department of Disease Control

Research

Research Area
Drug resistance
Micronutrients
Surveillance
Discipline
Epidemiology
Disease and Health Conditions
Malaria
Meningitis

Selected Publications

The temporal dynamics and infectiousness of subpatent Plasmodium falciparum infections in relation to parasite density.
Slater HC; Ross A; Felger I; Hofmann NE; Robinson L; Cook J; Gonçalves BP; Björkman A; Ouedraogo AL; Morris U
2019
Nature communications
Impact of the addition of azithromycin to antimalarials used for seasonal malaria chemoprevention on antimicrobial resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae
Hema‐Ouangraoua S; Aziz Maiga A; Cairns M; Zongo I; Frédéric N; Serge Yerbanga R; Tamboura B; Badji H; Gore‐Langton G; Kuepfer I
2019
Tropical Medicine & International Health
Proactive case detection of common childhood illnesses by community health workers: a systematic review
Whidden C; Thwing J; Gutman J; Wohl E; Leyrat C; Kayentao K; Johnson A; Greenwood B; Chandramohan D
2019
BMJ Global Health
Risk factors for acquisition of meningococcal carriage in the African meningitis belt
Cooper LV; Robson A; Trotter CL; Aseffa A; Collard J-M; Daugla DM; Diallo A; Hodgson A; Jusot J-F; Omotara B
2019
TROPICAL MEDICINE & INTERNATIONAL HEALTH
Consequences of restricting antimalarial drugs to rapid diagnostic test‐positive febrile children in southwest Nigeria
Falade CO; Orimadegun AE; Michael OS; Dada‐Adegbola HO; Ogunkunle OO; Badejo JA; Funwei RI; Ajayi IO; Jegede AS; Ojurongbe OD
2019
Tropical Medicine & International Health
Effectiveness of intermittent screening and treatment for the control of malaria in pregnancy: a cluster randomised trial in India.
Kuepfer I; Mishra N; Bruce J; Mishra V; Anvikar AR; Satpathi S; Behera P; Muehlenbachs A; Webster J; terKuile F
2019
BMJ Global Health
Effect of Adding Azithromycin to Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention.
Chandramohan D; Dicko A; Zongo I; Sagara I; Cairns M; Kuepfer I; Diarra M; Barry A; Tapily A; Nikiema F
2019
The New England journal of medicine
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