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Mr Kenneth Katumba

BSc MPH

Research Degree Student
in Health Economics

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+256789187829

Kenneth is a multi-disciplinary health economist with experience from France, West and East Africa. He is currently working on his PhD research, using behavioural economics insights and economics of sex work to investigate the role structural factors and behavioural traits play in HIV Prevention among female sex workers in Kampala, Uganda. He is also working as a health economist at the MRC/UVRI & LSHTM Uganda Research Unit, where he has carried out and participated in a range of health economics research including cost and cost-effectiveness analysis of interventions, wellbeing research, quality of life valuation studies, capacity building for health economics research, and strengthening policy uptake of research.

Kenneth has a Master of Public Health degree from the EHESP French School of Public Health, and a Bachelor of Science in Quantitative Economics degree from Makerere University Kampala.

Affiliations

Department of Global Health and Development
Faculty of Public Health and Policy
MRC - Uganda

Centres

Centre for the Mathematical Modelling of Infectious Diseases (CMMID)
Global Health Economics Centre

Teaching

Kenneth has tutored and supervised masters students at the LSHTM. He has also delivered short health economics courses in Uganda.

Research

Research Area
Health inequalities
Social and structural determinants of health
Behaviour change
Inequalities
Mixed methods
Disease and Health Conditions
Chronic disease
HIV/AIDS
Sexually transmitted disease
Country
Uganda

Selected Publications

Perspectives and Preferences for multi-purpose prevention technologies (MPTs) to address sexual and reproductive health (SRH) needs among adolescent girls and young women (AGYW) in Kenya and Uganda
Lanani L; Namukwaya S; Lipesa S; Kombo B; Omondi D; Shikuku J; Omomi C; Maina C; Malogo R; Katumba K
2022
Female sex workers' preferences for Multi-Purpose Technologies to prevent HIV, other Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) and unintended pregnancies in Kampala, Uganda
Namukwaya S; Katumba K; Kayesu I; Nabalwanyi Z; Naluwooza R; Mayanja Y; Indravudh P; Quaife M; Gao L; Kuteesa M
2022
Early care and support for young children with developmental disabilities and their caregivers in Uganda: The Baby Ubuntu feasibility trial.
Nanyunja C; Sadoo S; Kohli-Lynch M; Nalugya R; Nyonyintono J; Muhumuza A; Katumba KR; Trautner E; Magnusson B; Kabugo D
2022
Front Pediatr
Incorporating Concern for Health Equity Into Resource Allocation Decisions: Development of a Tool and Population-Based Valuation for Uganda.
Yang F; Katumba KR; Greco G; Seeley J; Ekirapa-Kiracho E; Revill P; Griffin S
2022
Value Health Reg Issues
Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of integrating the management of depression into routine HIV Care in Uganda (the HIV + D trial): A protocol for a cluster-randomised trial.
Kinyanda E; Kyohangirwe L; Mpango RS; Tusiime C; Ssebunnya J; Katumba K; Tenywa P; Mugisha J; Taasi G; Sentongo H
2021
International journal of mental health systems
Incorporating health inequality impact into economic evaluation in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review.
Yang F; Katumba KR; Griffin S
2021
Expert review of pharmacoeconomics & outcomes research
Developing the EQ-5D-5L Value Set for Uganda Using the 'Lite' Protocol.
Yang F; Katumba KR; Roudijk B; Yang Z; Revill P; Griffin S; Ochanda PN; Lamorde M; Greco G; Seeley J
2021
PharmacoEconomics
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