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Ms Susan Nayiga

BSWSA MSc PGD

Research Degree Student

LSHTM
15-17 Tavistock Place
London
WC1H 9SH
United Kingdom

Tel.
256 776 489 609

Susan is experienced in interdisciplinary research, following her training in both social science and epidemiology with a series of studies working with clinicians, economists, anthropologists and epidemiologists to develop and evaluate interventions to improve access to better quality health care, including cluster randomised trials.

Affiliations

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

Centres

Malaria Centre
Antimicrobial Resistance Centre (AMR)

Research

The Antimicrobials in Society (AMIS) Uganda Project:Understanding the role of antimicrobials in daily life in Tororo, Wakiso and Kampala districts of Uganda through three entry points of Health care, Farming and Urban work.

Research Area
Drug resistance
Discipline
Anthropology
Social Sciences
Disease and Health Conditions
Malaria
Country
Uganda
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)

Selected Publications

Understanding the context of delays in seeking appropriate care for children with symptoms of severe malaria in Uganda.
Mpimbaza A; Nayiga S; Ndeezi G; Rosenthal PJ; Karamagi C; Katahoire A
2019
PLoS One
Data value and care value in the practice of health systems: A case study in Uganda.
Hutchinson E; Nayiga S; Nabirye C; Taaka L; Staedke SG
2018
Social science & medicine (1982)
The impact of an intervention to introduce malaria rapid diagnostic tests on fever case management in a high transmission setting in Uganda: A mixed-methods cluster-randomized trial (PRIME).
Chandler CIR; Webb EL; Maiteki-Sebuguzi C; Nayiga S; Nabirye C; DiLiberto DD; Ssemmondo E; Dorsey G; Kamya MR; Staedke SG
2017
PloS one
Behind the scenes of the PRIME intervention: designing a complex intervention to improve malaria care at public health centres in Uganda.
DiLiberto DD; Staedke SG; Nankya F; Maiteki-Sebuguzi C; Taaka L; Nayiga S; Kamya MR; Haaland A; Chandler CIR
2015
Global health action
LESSONS FOR INTEGRATING INTERMITTENT PREVENTIVE TREATMENT FOR MALARIA IN SCHOOL SYSTEMS IN LOW INCOME SETTINGS: EXPERIENCES FROM UGANDA
Nayiga S; Nabirye C; Staedke S; Chandler CIR
2015
AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TROPICAL MEDICINE AND HYGIENE
Challenging logics of complex intervention trials: community perspectives of a health care improvement intervention in rural Uganda.
Okwaro FM; Chandler CIR; Hutchinson E; Nabirye C; Taaka L; Kayendeke M; Nayiga S; Staedke SG
2015
Social science & medicine (1982)
Strengthening patient-centred communication in rural Ugandan health centres: A theory-driven evaluation within a cluster randomized trial.
Nayiga S; DiLiberto D; Taaka L; Nabirye C; Haaland A; Staedke SG; Chandler CIR
2014
Evaluation (London, England
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