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Dr Toyin Togun

MD MPH PhD

Assistant Professor

Room
360

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 (0) 20 7927 2380

Affiliations

Medical Research Council
Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases
Department of Clinical Research

Centres

Tuberculosis (TB) Centre

Teaching

I am a tutor on the MSc Tropical Medicine and International Health (TMIH)

Research

My research interest is in global health and implementation research, with a focus on the discovery and practical application of new tools and strategies to improve the diagnosis and management of childhood tuberculosis (TB) in high burden settings.

Research Area
Child health
Diagnostics
Global Health
Implementation research
Discipline
Immunoepidemiology
Medicine
Operational research
Disease and Health Conditions
Tuberculosis
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)

Selected Publications

Biomarkers for diagnosis of childhood tuberculosis: A systematic review.
Togun TO; MacLean E; Kampmann B; Pai M
2018
PloS one
Identifying children with tuberculosis among household contacts in The Gambia.
Egere U; Togun T; Sillah A; Mendy F; Otu J; Hoelscher M; Heinrich N; Hill PC; Kampmann B
2017
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE
The uncertain science of predicting tuberculosis.
Togun T; Pai M
2017
Lancet. Respiratory Medicine
C-reactive protein, Neopterin and Beta2 microglobulin levels pre and post TB treatment in The Gambia.
Mendy J; Togun T; Owolabi O; Donkor S; Ota MOC; Sutherland JS
2016
BMC infectious diseases
No added value of interferon-╬│ release to a prediction model for childhood tuberculosis.
Togun TO; Egere U; Gomez MP; Sillah AK; Daramy M; Tientcheu LD; S Sutherland J; Hill PC; Kampmann B
2016
The European respiratory journal
Contribution of Xpert® MTB/RIF to the diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis among TB-exposed children in The Gambia.
Togun TO; Egere U; Sillah AK; Ayorinde A; Mendy F; Tientcheu L; Otu J; Antonio M; Sutherland J; Hill PC
2015
The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease
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