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Professor Philippe Mayaud

MD, MSc, DMTH

Professor
of Infectious Diseases & Reproductive Health

Room
Room 304(a)

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 20 7927 2291
  • Trained as GP and in infectious and tropical diseases in France.
  • MSc in Clinical Tropical Medicine from the LSHTM (1990-91)
  • Professional experience in HIV/STI care in French Guiana (1985-86), as a District Medical Officer in the Commonwealth of Dominica (1987-1990), and as a researcher in a large STI/HIV intervention and research programme in Mwanza, Tanzania (1991-97). 
  • Working atLSHTM since 1991.
  • Honorary Professor, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • External examiner, School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of Ghana, Accra, Ghana.
  • Visiting Professor at University of Sao Paulo (USP), School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Sao Paulo, Brazil, through CAPES-funded "Science without Borders" programme (2015-2018).

Affiliations

Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
Department of Clinical Research

Centres

Centre for Evaluation
Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)
Vaccine Centre

Teaching

  • Module Organiser: "Control of STI" since 1997.
  • Regular teaching on the MSc Control of Infectious Diseases, the Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, and the MSc in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research at LSHTM;
  • External teaching ongoing at the Institute of Tropical Medicine (ITM), Antwerp, Belgium; Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo (FMUSP), Brazil; and in the past for various other national and international STI courses including: British Association of Sexual Health and HIV (BASHH), UK; School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), London, UK; University of Bordeaux and IMEA Fondation Leon M'Ba, Paris, France; Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden; University of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso; Wits Reproductive Health & HIV Insitute (Wits-RHI), Johannesburg, South Africa.

Research

  • Main research interests are in the clinical management of sexually transmitted infectons (STI), the organisation of STI/HIV prevention and care services in various contexts, and the evaluation of interventions targeting the HIV-STI interactions, with a particular interest in genital herpes (HSV-2), human papillomavirus (HPV), and cervico-vaginal infections.
  • I have participated, through a succession of DFID-funded research programmes on HIV/AIDS & STI, in research on various aspects of HIV/STI control in several anglophone and francophone African countries, in China and in Brazil.
  • Coordinator of an EU/FP7 funded consortium (2010-2014) conducting research on the evaluation of cervical cancer prevention among HIV-infected women in Africa - the HPV in Africa Research Partnership (HARP) (http://harp-fp7.org/)
  • LSHTM PI for the EU-funded ZIKAlliance Consortium (https://zikalliance.tghn.org/
Research Area
Clinical trials
Sexual health
Vaccines
Discipline
Epidemiology
Medicine
Disease and Health Conditions
Syphilis
Cancer
Herpesviruses
HIV/AIDS
Infectious disease
Sexually transmitted disease
Human papillomavirus (HPV)
Sexually transmitted infection
Country
Burkina Faso
Brazil
Dominica
United Kingdom
Ghana
Gambia, The
Morocco
Malawi
Tanzania
Uganda
South Africa
Zambia
Region
Caribbean small states
Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)

Selected Publications

Epidemiology of High-risk Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Lesions in African women living with HIV/AIDS: Effect of Anti-Retroviral Therapy.
Kelly, H.A. ; Sawadogo, B. ; Chikandiwa, A. ; Segondy, M. ; Gilham, C. ; Lompo, O. ; Omar, T. ; Didelot, M.N. ; Nagot, N. ; Meda, N. ; Weiss, H.A. ; Delany-Moretlwe, S. ; Mayaud, P. ; HARP Study Group, . ;
2017
AIDS
Association of antiretroviral therapy with high-risk human papillomavirus, cervical intraepithelial neoplasia, and invasive cervical cancer in women living with HIV: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Kelly, H. ; Weiss, H.A. ; Benavente, Y. ; de Sanjose, S. ; Mayaud, P. ; ART and HPV Review Group, . ; COLLABORATORS;Qiao, Y.L. ; Feng, R.M. ; DeVuyst, H. ; Tenet, V. ; Jaquet, A. ; Konopnicki, D. ; Omar, T. ; Menezes, L. ; Moucheraud, C. ; Hoffman, R. ;
2017
Lancet HIV
Prevalence of malaria and sexually transmitted and reproductive tract infections in pregnancy in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review.
Chico, R.M. ; Mayaud, P. ; Ariti, C. ; Mabey, D. ; Ronsmans, C. ; Chandramohan, D. ;
2012
JAMA
HPV vaccination in Tanzanian schoolgirls: cluster-randomised trial comparing two vaccine delivery strategies.
Watson-Jones, D.; Baisley, K.; Ponsiano, R.; Lemme, F.; Remes, P.; Ross, D.; Kapiga, S.; Mayaud, P.; de Sanjosé, S.; Wight, D.; Changalucha, J.; Hayes, R.;
2012
J Infect Dis
Impact of aciclovir on genital and plasma HIV-1 RNA in HSV-2/HIV-1 co-infected women: a randomized placebo-controlled trial in South Africa.
Delany, S.; Mlaba, N.; Clayton, T.; Akpomiemie, G.; Capovilla, A.; Legoff, J.; Belec, L.; Stevens, W.; Rees, H.; Mayaud, P.;
2009
AIDS
Rapid point-of-care diagnostic test for syphilis in high-risk populations, Manaus, Brazil.
Sabidó, M.; Benzaken, A.S.; de-Andrade-Rodrigues, E.J.; Mayaud, P.;
2009
Emerg Infect Dis
Impact of Acyclovir on Genital and Plasma HIV-1 RNA, Genital Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 DNA, and Ulcer Healing among HIV-1-Infected African Women with Herpes Ulcers: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial.
Mayaud, P.; Legoff, J.; Weiss, H.A.; Grésenguet, G.; Nzambi, K.; Bouhlal, H.; Frost, E.; Pépin, J.; Malkin, J.E.; Hayes, R.J.; Mabey, D.C.; Bélec, L.; ANRS 1212 Study Group, .;
2009
J Infect Dis
Herpes simplex virus and HIV-1: deciphering viral synergy.
Van de Perre, P.; Segondy, M.; Foulongne, V.; Ouedraogo, A.; Konate, I.; Huraux, J.M.; Mayaud, P.; Nagot, N.;
2008
Lancet Infect Dis
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