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Mrs Salome Manyau

PhD

Research Degree Student
Public Health and Policy

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LSHTM
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 A social scientist with experience in using using qualitative research methods . Currently working on an Ethnographic Study in Harare, Zimbabwe in the FIEBRE Social Science Study aimed at understanding the roles of antimicrobials in the management of fever in Zimbabwe. 

Affiliations

Department of Global Health and Development
Faculty of Public Health and Policy

Centres

Antimicrobial Resistance Centre (AMR)

Teaching

I am a Research Degree Student in the Faculty of Public Health and Policy. I completed a Masters in Development Studies at the  Freestate University in the Republic of South Africa. My first degree is a Bsc Honours in Sociology obtained at the University of Zimbabwe.

Research

My interests in research are in the areas of HIV/AIDS, antimicrobial use (AMU) and antimicrobial resistance (AMR) as well as  drug resistant tuberculosis in Africa. I am on a studentiship program in the FIEBRE Social Science Study. The FIEBRE Social Science study is a social science component within the FIEBRE Study that is currently investigating the connections between fever and antimicrobial use. My previous work has been in the field of HIV/AIDS where i coordinated the implementation of two Population based HIV Impact lmpact Assessment surveys in Zimbabwe (ZIMPHIA) and Lesotho (LePHIA). Other research has been in the area of drug resistant tuberculosis in Harare, Zimbabwe where i coordinated a baseline survey on drug resistant tuberculosis.

Research Area
Drug resistance
Discipline
Anthropology
Development studies
Sociology
Social Sciences
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Infectious disease
Tuberculosis
Country
Lesotho
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)

Selected Publications

The 'Drug Bag' method: lessons from anthropological studies of antibiotic use in Africa and South-East Asia.
Dixon J; MacPherson E; Manyau S; Nayiga S; Khine Zaw Y; Kayendeke M; Nabirye C; Denyer Willis L; de Lima Hutchison C; Chandler CIR
2019
Global Health Action
Association between severe drought and HIV prevention and care behaviors in Lesotho: A population-based survey 2016-2017.
Low AJ; Frederix K; McCracken S; Manyau S; Gummerson E; Radin E; Davia S; Longwe H; Ahmed N; Parekh B
2019
PLOS MEDICINE
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