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Centres, groups and projects

Centres, groups and projects

With research grant income of more than £180 million per year, LSHTM is home to a large number of exciting and impactful research activities. We have a global presence with staff conducting research in more than 100 countries and we are deeply committed to working in collaboration with external partners. We are also home to three designated World Health Organization Collaborating Centres.

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Centre

Bringing together research from vaccine design and immunological characterisation through clinical trials to epidemiological evaluation, safety, economic, social science and policy analysis.

GROUP

Using model-based drug development methods (PK/PD) to accelerate vaccine dose decision making.

PROJECT

Our overall aim is to support decision-making about the choice or modification of vaccination schedules at international, regional and country levels.

PROJECT

The purpose of VITALITY trial is to establish whether supplementation with vitamin D and calcium optimises musculoskeletal health among peripubertal children with HIV in Zimbabwe and Zambia.  

This is the first RCT to investigate this intervention to improve bone health in HIV children. 

PI: Prof Rashida Ferrand (LSHTM/ Biomedical Research & Training Institute (BRTI), Harare)

Funder: EDCTP

Adolescent health
Child health
HIV
Zimbabwe
Adolescent health
Child health
Clinical trials
Infectious Diseases
Nutrition
Sub-Saharan Africa
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Clinical trials