Malaria

Active Projects: 24

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
Optimizing ACT use for African children in the setting of HIV and malnutrition Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity
Effector and regulatory T cell responses and protection from clinical malaria Margaret E. Feeney, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology
Novel serologic assays of P. falciparum exposure for improved surveillance in control and elimination. R01 resubmision Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Achieving Global Malaria Eradication through Accelerated Regional Elimination Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
PSI Myanmar-2016 Malaria Writing Workshop May Sudhinaraset, PhD Malaria, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Malaria diagnostic strategies and management of febrile patients in malaria-endemic areas Heidi A. Hopkins, PhD Malaria
Clinical care and medical education David Sears, MD Infectious Disease, HIV/AIDS, Malaria
Identifying and targeting populations at risk of malaria Hugh J. Sturrock, PhD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Malaria and private sector impacts in health systems Arian Hatefi, MD, MS Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy
Nursing education in malarial settings Kimberly Baltzell, RN, PhD, MS Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians, Patient and Peer Education
Surveillance, monitoring, and evaluation for malaria Adam Bennett, PhD, MA Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Training in Malaria Research in Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Pharmacodynamics of Antimalarial Chemoprevention Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment
Resistance of Malaria Parasites to Artemisinin-Based Therapies Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria
International Clinical Research Fellowship Christopher C. Stewart, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Mentoring Translational Researchers for Careers in Pediatric Global Health Margaret E. Feeney, MD Malaria, Pediatrics, Training International Scholars and Clinicians, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Preparing Vietnam for Malaria Elimination Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria, International Health Policy, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Accelerating progress towards Malaria Eradication: Working across Global, Regional, and National levels, and through Operational Research, to Shrink the Malaria Map Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Novel Strategies to Prevent Malaria and Improve Maternal-Child Health in Africa Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Women's Health, Pediatrics
Eliminating Plasmodium falciparum with artemisinin combination treatments (ACTs) in sub-Saharan Africa Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria
The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health & the Capstone Year (phase IV) of the Commission on Investing in Health Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Antimalarial drugs in Ugandan populations Melissa Conrad, PhD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Pediatrics
UCSF-GIVI Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) Paul A. Volberding, MD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
SEARCH (Sustained East Africa Research in Community Health) Study in Kenya and Uganda/ Gates Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes

Active Projects: 118

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
Swaziland Serology Technical Assistance Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Swaziland PCR Laboratory Technician Training Contract Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Policy, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Program for Resistance, Immunology, Surveillance & Modeling of Malaria in Uganda Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Global Strategic Information, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Program for Resistance, Immunology, Surveillance, and Modeling of Malaria in Uganda (PRISM) Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Novel Strategies to Prevent Malaria and Improve Maternal-Child Health in Africa (PROMOTE) Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health
Placental Malaria: The Role of Macrophages in Placental Inflammation - RSDP Valderramos Stephanie L. Valderramos, MD, PhD Malaria, Immunology
Placental Malaria: The Role of Macrophages in Placental Inflammation - RSDP Valderramos Burroughs Wellcome Fund Stephanie L. Valderramos, MD, PhD Malaria, Immunology
Mobile Technology for Malaria Elimination: Emma Zorensky, MS Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
UCSF-GIVI CFAR East Africa Regional Director Stefanie Sowinski, PhD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Immunologic Consequences of Highly Effective Antimalarial Chemoprevention Prasanna Jagannathan, MD Malaria
Discovery of Oxaboroles as New Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Discovery of Oxaboroles as New Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Applying molecular epidemiology to accelerate to zero Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Investigating the Impact of In Utero HIV or Malaria Exposure on CD4+ T Cell Development Pamela Odorizzi, PhD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Newborn and Infant Health
Evaluating Re-active Surveillance Strategies for Malaria Elimination in Swaziland (co-investigator) Kimberly Baltzell, RN, PhD, MS Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Building a Stronger Evidence Base on Malaria Elimination Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy
High Throughput Screening of Philippine Terrestrial and Marine Organisms for Antimalarial Properties and Identification of Novel Drug Targets Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
High Throughput Screening of Philippine Terrestrial and Marine Organisms for Antimalarial Properties and Identification of Novel Drug Targets Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Estimating the impact of indoor residual spraying of insecticide using a novel health facility-based malaria surveillance program in Uganda Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Antimalarial Pharmacology in HIV Coinfected Children and Pregnant Women in Uganda Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Women's Health, Pediatrics
Research Activities in Support of Malaria Prevention and Control in Uganda (PMI) Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria, Pediatrics
Understanding the community acceptability of reactive targeted mass drug administration and indoor residual spraying for malaria elimination: a qualitative study in Zambezi Region, Namibia Aly Maglior, MS Malaria
Impact of Placental Malaria on Neonatal Tolerance and Immunity to Malaria Mary K. Prahl, MD Malaria, Newborn and Infant Health
Commission on Investing in Health (CIH) Phase 3: Leveraging Global Health 2035 to Shape the SDGs and the Health Investments of Donor, Low-Income and Middle-Income Countries Gavin M. Yamey, MD, MA, MRCP Tuberculosis, Malaria, Women's Health, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
Projecting the Changes in Malaria Distribution in sub-Saharan Africa under Climate Change Scenarios: a Systematic Review Knox Kelly, MS Malaria
Plasmodium Falciparum Infection and Interference with Effective B Cell Memory Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Immunology, Pediatrics
Interferon-independent mechanisms of malaria restriction by helper T cells J. Michael McCune, MD, PhD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Immunology
Hologic - Analytical sensitivity comparison of a new molecular assay for Plasmodium detection with a qualitative nested PCR assay and a quantitative PCR assay 20150330 Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Biomarkers for Malaria Eradication (BIOME) Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Rwanda Malaria Elimination Feasibility Assessment Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria
Effector and Regulatory T Cell Responses and Protection from Clinical Malaria Margaret E. Feeney, MD Malaria
Impact analysis of a community-randomized controlled trial in Southern Province, Zambia Adam Bennett, PhD, MA Malaria, Implementation and Behavioral Science
Philippine-UC Collaboratory for Device Innovation (Education/Training Award) Michael R. Harrison, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Genetics, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Berkeley's Minority Health/Global Health Training Program Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Restratification of Epidemiology & Development of Interventions For More Effective Control & Elimination of Malaria in Vietnam Colin Ohrt, MD, MPH Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Health Systems Strengthening
A Novel Myeloid Subset Mediating Tolerance to Malaria Mary F. Fontana, PhD Malaria, Immunology
Evaluation of malaria surveillance data processing in Swaziland: Preparation for introducing a cloud-based Disease Surveillance and Risk Mapping (DiSARM) platform Felix Holl, MS Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Identifying factors for asymptomatic malaria in the Zambezi region of Namibia: a cross-sectional study Patrick McCreesh, MS Malaria
Healthcare-Seeking Behavior for Fever in Namibia Caitlin Moe, MS Malaria, Access or Barriers to Care
Sustaining malaria elimination: the cost of program interventions for malaria elimination and the prevention of reintroduction in the Philippines Stephanie Sario, MS Malaria
Analysis of the rapid policy change toward empirical treatment of fever with artemisinin-based combination therapy in Ebola-burdened areas of Liberia Matt Susko, MS Infectious Disease, Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria, International Health Policy
Pharmacokinetic analysis of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine alongside the START-IPT Study Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Pediatrics
Barriers to point-of-care G6PD testing for P.vivax malaria in Malaysia: a qualitative study Jessica Jaswal, MS Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Access or Barriers to Care
Malaria Elimination Surveillance in Swaziland: Investigation of Strategies to Improve Sensitivity and Efficiency for Detection of Secondary Cases Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria
Resistance of Malaria Parasites to Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapies Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria
Profiling the Development of Humoral Antimalarial Immunity Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Dried Blood Spots on Filter Paper Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Training in Malaria Research in Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Training and Capacity Building
Evaluating Re-active Surveillance Strategies for Malaria Elimination in Swaziland Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria
Genome-wide Association Data Sunil Parikh, MD, MPH Malaria
A Molecular Strategy to Determine the Origins of Malaria Cases and Map Transmission Potential in Countries Approaching Elimination Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Preparation of Background Papers to Inform the Gates Foundation Malaria Strategy Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria
Development of Proteome-scale Peptide Bead Suspension Arrays for Immunoprofiling and Vaccine Development by Multi Channel Microfludic Flow Sorting. Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria
Etiology of Non-Malarial Febrile Illnesses in Ugandan Children Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Pediatrics
Donation of Primaquine for the UCSF-Sponsored Phase 2A Dose Escalation Study of the Efficacy, Safety and Pharmacokinetics of Low Single-Dose Primaquine for Gametocytocidal Activity against P. Falciparum in Sub-Saharan Africa Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Using Apicoplast-Deficient Parasites to Identify Anti-Malaria Compounds That Specifically Target This Organelle Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria
Novel Strategies to Prevent Malaria and Improve HIV Outcomes in Africa (III) Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria
Research Activities in Support of Malaria Prevention and Control in Uganda (PMI) Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria
Impact of Parasitemia on the Development of Cellular Immune Responses to Malaria Prasanna Jagannathan, MD Malaria
Chemicals with Potential Activity against Malaria Parasites Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Improving Malaria Treatment Practices in Myanmar's Private Sector: An Evaluation of Incentives for Driving Demand for Diagnostic Tools Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, Health Systems Strengthening
Comparison of Home-Based Management of Fever/Malaria to Enhanced Health Facility-Based Care in Tororo, Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Improving Malaria Diagnosis and Treatment in Nigeria: Taking a Pilot Study to Scale Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria, Health Systems Strengthening
Supporting the Implementation of Malaria Prevention and Control Strategies and Relevant Ancillary Activities in the Republic of Uganda Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria, Implementation and Behavioral Science
Development of Anti-Malarial Preclinical Candidates Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria
Novel Strategies to Prevent Malaria and Improve HIV Outcomes in Africa (I) Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria
Immunological Detection and Control of Experimental Uncomplicated Malaria Charles C. Kim, PhD Malaria
Translational Studies of Plasmodium Falciparum Infection Dynamics Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Ensuring Proper Malaria Diagnosis and Treatment in Nigeria: Piloting Incentives for Diagnostics in the Private Sector Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria
Translational Studies of Antimalarial Drug Resistance Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria
Discovery of Oxaboroles as New Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials (IMPAACT) Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Adolescent Health
International Maternal Pediatrics Adolescent AIDS Clinic (IMPAACT) Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Women's Health, Pediatrics
Insights into Plasmodium falciparum Interactions with the Human Placenta Susan J. Fisher, PhD Malaria, Women's Health, Newborn and Infant Health
Pharmacogenomics of Antimalarial Drugs Sunil Parikh, MD, MPH Malaria, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment
Accelerating Malaria Elimination in Southern Africa and Beyond: A Country and Global Initiative Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy
Innovative Models for Private Malaria Care in Nigeria Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria
The Private Delivery of Malaria Treatment: Generating Information to Rapidly Scale-Up Program Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria
PlasmoTrack: Spatiotemporal Tracking of Malaria Parasites Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Development and Testing of New Medications for the Treatment of Emerging Infectious Diseases [II] Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Infectious Disease, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), Malaria
Swaziland Malaria Indicator Survey 2010 Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Health Systems Strengthening
Purging the Burden: Expanding Malaria Elimination in Southern Africa Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy
Molecular, Spatial, and Temporal Tracking of Parasites: A Potential Strategy for Malaria Elimination Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria
Immunological Detection and Control of Experimental Uncomplicated Malaria Charles C. Kim, PhD Malaria
The Global Health Group - From Analysis to Action Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy
Training In Malaria Research in Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Training and Capacity Building
Evidence for Global Health Advocacy Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy
Assessment of Affordable Medicines Facility for Malaria Treatment Gavin M. Yamey, MD, MA, MRCP Malaria, Health Economics and Policy
Clinical Studies of Interactions Between HIV and Malaria Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria
Host Polymorphisms and Uncomplicated Malaria Sunil Parikh, MD, MPH Malaria
Molecular Engineering of Erythrotropic Bacteria for Treatment and Prevention of Human Malaria Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Clinical and Molecular Studies of Drug Resistant Malaria [I] Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Interactions Between HIV and Malaria in African Children Matthew G. Dorsey, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria
Resistance of Malaria Parasites to Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapies Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
A Prospective Cohort Study of the association between HIV and Malaria Incidence and Response to Antimalarial Therapy in African Children Philip J. Rosenthal, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Pediatrics
Development of Falcipain Inhibitors as Antimalarial Drugs Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Proteomic Analysis of Antigenic Switching in the Malaria Parasite Charles C. Kim, PhD Malaria, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation International Clinical Research Fellowship Program Joel Palefsky, MD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Oral Health, Neurology and Mental Health, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Immigration and Migration, Training and Capacity Building, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Global Malaria Prevention and Control Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria
Utility of Rapid Diagnostic Tests for Malaria Heidi A. Hopkins, PhD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Pediatrics
Novel Anti-Malarials by Combinatorial Pharmacogenomics Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Infectious Disease, Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Monitoring and Evaluation of a Malaria Control Program in Vanuatu Carol A. Medlin, PhD, MPA Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Falcipain Cysteine Proteases of Malaria Parasites Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Targeting Malaria via Inhibition of Plasmodium Falciparum Enoyl-ACP Malaria
Training In Malaria Research in Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Training and Capacity Building
Clinical and Molecular Studies of Drug-Resistant Malaria [II] Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria
Drug Resistant Malaria Clinical and Laboratory Studies Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria
Pharmacovigilance and Antimalarial Treatment in Uganda: A Pilot Survelliance System Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Novel Tetracyclines as Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Cultural and Behavioral Factors Related to Malaria Transmission and Control among Hmong and Other Minority Ethnic Groups in Mainland Southeast Asia Peter Kunstadter, PhD Malaria
Global Health Initiatives Carol A. Medlin, PhD, MPA Malaria, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
Examination of genome instability in Plasmodium Falciparum using functional genomics Malaria, Genetics
Evaluation of Falcipain as an Antimalarial Drug Target Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
A Functional Genomics Approach to Identification of New Anti-Malarial Drug Targets Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria
A Genome Wide Characterization of the Erythrocytic Cell Cycle of the Human Parasite Plasmodium Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria
Novel Tetracyclines as Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Global Malaria Prevention and Control Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria