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Dr Enny Cruz

PhD

Assistant Professor

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Dr Enny Paixao Cruz is a Sir Henry Wellcome Fellow of Infectious Disease Epidemiology in the Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (UK). Dr Paixao's research focuses on the use of electronic health data in middle-income countries, infectious disease and maternal and child health. In collaboration with partners at CIDACS-Fiocruz (http://cidacs.bahia.fiocruz.br/), she uses big data approaches to investigate the effect of obstetric and pre-natal conditions, congenital infections, and other potential social and environmental determinants and impact of social policies on birth, growth, morbidity, and survival, overall and in subgroups of interest in a dynamic Brazilian birth cohort.

Affiliations

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Centre for Maternal Adolescent Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)

Teaching

Dr Paixao teaching areas are public health and epidemiology. At LSHTM she is a distance learning CO-Module Organizer "EPM101 Fundamentals of Epidemiology". She is also a tutor for face to face program "Basic Epidemiology" and "Extended Epidemiology".  She supervises MSc student projects.

Research

Research Area
Child health
Health inequalities
Infectious disease policy
Maternal health
Public health
Surveillance
Viruses
Impact evaluation
Inequalities
Neonatal health
Outbreaks
Discipline
Epidemiology
Disease and Health Conditions
Infectious disease
Syphilis
Emerging Infectious Disease
Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)
Zoonotic disease
Dengue
Zika
Country
Brazil
Region
Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)