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Mr Abdihamid Warsame

MSc

Research Fellow
Research Fellow in Humanitarian Health

Room
G15

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 (0)20 7612 7861

 

Abdihamid Warsame is a Research Fellow in Humanitarian Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. His current research, as part of the RECAP consortium, centres on developing, piloting and evaluating the application of improved metrics of performance in humanitarian settings and epidemics. Abdihamid has extensive humanitarian experience. Prior to joining the LSHTM, Abdihamid served as a member of Save the Children’s Humanitarian Surge Team. In this role, he has worked to strengthen public health information management in the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh, the Syrian Crisis, Sierra Leone, Yemen, South Sudan, Ethiopia and Somalia. Abdihamid has also worked as monitoring and evaluation officer in Somalia and Kenya and consulted for the World Health Organization. He is a member of the Global Health Cluster’s Public Health Information Services Task Team as well as the Conflict and Health Research Group at King's College London. He holds an MSc in Public Health from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine.

 

Affiliations

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre

Research

Research Area
Complex interventions
Conflict
Risk
Impact evaluation
Migration
Natural disasters
Country
Bangladesh
Kenya
Somalia
South Sudan
Syrian Arab Republic
Yemen, Rep.
Region
Middle East & North Africa (all income levels)

Selected Publications

Public health information in crisis-affected populations: a review of methods and their use for advocacy and action.
Checchi, F. ; Warsame, A. ; Treacy-Wong, V. ; Polonsky, J. ; van Ommeren, M. ; Prudhon, C. ;
2017
Lancet
The role of public health information in assistance to populations living in opposition and contested areas of Syria, 2012-2014.
Diggle, E. ; Welsch, W. ; Sullivan, R. ; Alkema, G. ; Warsame, A. ; Wafai, M. ; Jasem, M. ; Ekzayez, A. ; Cummings, R. ; Patel, P. ;
2017
Confl Health
Prioritization in Somali health system strengthening: a qualitative study.
Warsame, A. ; Handuleh, J. ; Patel, P. ;
2016
Int Health
Epidemiological and Surveillance Response to Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak in Lofa County, Liberia (March-September, 2014); Lessons Learned.
Kouadio, K.I. ; Clement, P. ; Bolongei, J. ; Tamba, A. ; Gasasira, A.N. ; Warsame, A. ; Okeibunor, J.C. ; Ota, M.O. ; Tamba, B. ; Gumede, N. ; Shaba, K. ; Poy, A. ; Salla, M. ; Mihigo, R. ; Nshimirimana, D. ;
2015
PLoS Curr
Patterns of funding allocation for tuberculosis control in fragile states.
Warsame, A. ; Patel, P. ; Checchi, F. ;
2014
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis
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