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Mr Thomas Gachie

BSc MSc

Research Assistant
Medical Statistics and Epidemiology

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Thomas Gachie joined the school in 2019. He obtained an MSc in Medical Statistics from LSHTM (2018) and did his training fellowship at Zambart, Zambia as part of the MRC International Statistics and Epidemiology Group (ISEG) fellowship program.

Previoulsy, he worked at KEMRI-Wellcome Trust on Bayesian disease mapping (malaria and malnutrition) using complex survey data.

Affiliations

Department of Clinical Research

Centres

Centre for Statistical Methodology
TB Centre

Teaching

Distance Learning Advanced Statistical Methods in Epidemiology Module (EPM304)

Research

Thomas works as a Statistical epidemologist on the Tuberculosis Reduction through Expanded Antiretroviral Treatment and Screening for Active TB (TREATS) project, being conducted in Zambia and South Africa, led by Professor Helen Ayles.

Research Area
Statistical methods
Randomised controlled trials
Spatial analysis
Discipline
Epidemiology
GIS/Spatial analysis
Nutrition
Statistics
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Malaria
Malnutrition
Tuberculosis
Country
Zambia
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)

Selected Publications

Optimising Xpert-Ultra and culture testing to reliably measure tuberculosis prevalence in the community: findings from surveys in Zambia and South Africa.
Floyd S; Klinkenberg E; de Haas P; Kosloff B; Gachie T; Dodd PJ; Ruperez M; Wapamesa C; Burnett MJ; Kalisvaart N
2022
BMJ open
Can CRP help to distinguish live vs dead bacilli detected by Xpert-Ultra?
Ruperez M
2021
Insaka: mobile phone support groups for adolescent pregnant women living with HIV.
Simpson N; Kydd A; Phiri M; Mbewe M; Sigande L; Gachie T; Ngobeni M; Monese T; Figerova Z; Schlesinger H
2021
BMC pregnancy and childbirth
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