Malaria

Active Projects: 28

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Optimizing ACT use for African children in the setting of HIV and malnutrition Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity
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, and Modeling of Malaria in Uganda (PRISM) Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
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
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
Achieving Global Malaria Eradication through Accelerated Regional Elimination Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development
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
Effector and regulatory T cell responses and protection from clinical malaria Margaret E. Feeney, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology
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
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
Novel Strategies to Prevent Malaria and Improve Maternal-Child Health in Africa Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Women's Health, Pediatrics
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
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
Resistance of Malaria Parasites to Artemisinin-Based Therapies Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria
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
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
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
Eliminating Plasmodium falciparum with artemisinin combination treatments (ACTs) in sub-Saharan Africa Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria
Preparing Vietnam for Malaria Elimination Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria, International Health Policy, Epidemiology and Surveillance
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
UCSF-GIVI CFAR East Africa Regional Director Stefanie Sowinski, PhD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Training and Capacity Building, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
PSI Myanmar-2016 Malaria Writing Workshop May Sudhinaraset, PhD Malaria, Training International Scholars and Clinicians
Surveillance, monitoring, and evaluation for malaria Adam Bennett, PhD, MA Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Identifying and targeting populations at risk of malaria Hugh J. Sturrock, PhD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Malaria diagnostic strategies and management of febrile patients in malaria-endemic areas Heidi A. Hopkins, PhD Malaria
Malaria and private sector impacts in health systems Arian Hatefi, MD, MS Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy
Clinical care and medical education David Sears, MD Infectious Disease, HIV/AIDS, Malaria

Active Projects: 110

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Pharmacokinetic analysis of dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine alongside the START-IPT Study Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Pediatrics
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
Antimalarial Pharmacology in HIV Coinfected Children and Pregnant Women in Uganda Francesca T. Aweeka, PharmD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Women's Health, Pediatrics
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
Using Apicoplast-Deficient Parasites to Identify Anti-Malaria Compounds That Specifically Target This Organelle Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria
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
Molecular Engineering of Erythrotropic Bacteria for Treatment and Prevention of Human Malaria Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Development of Anti-Malarial Preclinical Candidates Joseph L. Derisi, PhD 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
Development of Proteome-scale Peptide Bead Suspension Arrays for Immunoprofiling and Vaccine Development by Multi Channel Microfludic Flow Sorting. Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Malaria
Novel Anti-Malarials by Combinatorial Pharmacogenomics Joseph L. Derisi, PhD Infectious Disease, Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Research Activities in Support of Malaria Prevention and Control in Uganda (PMI) Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria, Pediatrics
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
Clinical and Molecular Studies of Drug-Resistant Malaria [II] Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria
Research Activities in Support of Malaria Prevention and Control in Uganda (PMI) Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria
Global Malaria Prevention and Control Matthew G. Dorsey, MD Malaria
Interactions Between HIV and Malaria in African Children Matthew G. Dorsey, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria
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
Purging the Burden: Expanding Malaria Elimination in Southern Africa Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy
Evidence for Global Health Advocacy Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy
Building a Stronger Evidence Base on Malaria Elimination Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy
Accelerating Malaria Elimination in Southern Africa and Beyond: A Country and Global Initiative Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy
The Global Health Group - From Analysis to Action Richard G. Feachem, DSc, PhD Malaria, Health Economics and Policy, International Health Policy
Effector and Regulatory T Cell Responses and Protection from Clinical Malaria Margaret E. Feeney, MD Malaria
Insights into Plasmodium falciparum Interactions with the Human Placenta Susan J. Fisher, PhD Malaria, Women's Health, Newborn and Infant Health
Translational Studies of Plasmodium Falciparum Infection Dynamics Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Plasmodium Falciparum Infection and Interference with Effective B Cell Memory Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Immunology, Pediatrics
A Molecular Strategy to Determine the Origins of Malaria Cases and Map Transmission Potential in Countries Approaching Elimination Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
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
PlasmoTrack: Spatiotemporal Tracking of Malaria Parasites Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Biomarkers for Malaria Eradication (BIOME) Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Dried Blood Spots on Filter Paper Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Profiling the Development of Humoral Antimalarial Immunity Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria
Applying molecular epidemiology to accelerate to zero Bryan R. Greenhouse, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Novel Strategies to Prevent Malaria and Improve HIV Outcomes in Africa (I) Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria
Novel Strategies to Prevent Malaria and Improve HIV Outcomes in Africa (III) Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria
Clinical Studies of Interactions Between HIV and Malaria Diane V. Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Malaria
Impact of Parasitemia on the Development of Cellular Immune Responses to Malaria Prasanna Jagannathan, MD Malaria
Immunologic Consequences of Highly Effective Antimalarial Chemoprevention Prasanna Jagannathan, MD Malaria
Immunological Detection and Control of Experimental Uncomplicated Malaria Charles C. Kim, PhD Malaria
Proteomic Analysis of Antigenic Switching in the Malaria Parasite Charles C. Kim, PhD Malaria, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Immunological Detection and Control of Experimental Uncomplicated Malaria Charles C. Kim, PhD Malaria
Interferon-independent mechanisms of malaria restriction by helper T cells J. Michael McCune, MD, PhD HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Immunology
Improving Malaria Diagnosis and Treatment in Nigeria: Taking a Pilot Study to Scale Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria, Health Systems Strengthening
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
The Private Delivery of Malaria Treatment: Generating Information to Rapidly Scale-Up Program Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria
Innovative Models for Private Malaria Care in Nigeria Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria
Ensuring Proper Malaria Diagnosis and Treatment in Nigeria: Piloting Incentives for Diagnostics in the Private Sector Dominic D. Montagu, DrPH Malaria
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
Host Polymorphisms and Uncomplicated Malaria Sunil Parikh, MD, MPH Malaria
Genome-wide Association Data Sunil Parikh, MD, MPH Malaria
Pharmacogenomics of Antimalarial Drugs Sunil Parikh, MD, MPH Malaria, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment
Discovery of Oxaboroles as New Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Evaluation of Falcipain as an Antimalarial Drug Target Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Chemicals with Potential Activity against Malaria Parasites Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Discovery of Oxaboroles as New Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Falcipain Cysteine Proteases of Malaria Parasites 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
Resistance of Malaria Parasites to Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapies Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria
Comparison of Home-Based Management of Fever/Malaria to Enhanced Health Facility-Based Care in Tororo, Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Berkeley's Minority Health/Global Health Training Program Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Training in Malaria Research in Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Training and Capacity Building
Development of Falcipain Inhibitors as Antimalarial Drugs Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Etiology of Non-Malarial Febrile Illnesses in Ugandan Children Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Pediatrics
Global Malaria Prevention and Control Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Novel Tetracyclines as Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Discovery of Oxaboroles as New Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Novel Tetracyclines as Antimalarial Agents Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Translational Studies of Antimalarial Drug Resistance Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Malaria
Clinical and Molecular Studies of Drug Resistant Malaria [I] Philip J. Rosenthal, 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
Training In Malaria Research in Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Training and Capacity Building
Training In Malaria Research in Uganda Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria, Training and Capacity Building
Resistance of Malaria Parasites to Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapies Philip J. Rosenthal, MD Malaria
Preparation of Background Papers to Inform the Gates Foundation Malaria Strategy Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria
Rwanda Malaria Elimination Feasibility Assessment Roland D. Gosling, MSc, PhD Malaria
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
Malaria Elimination Surveillance in Swaziland: Investigation of Strategies to Improve Sensitivity and Efficiency for Detection of Secondary Cases Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria
Molecular, Spatial, and Temporal Tracking of Parasites: A Potential Strategy for Malaria Elimination Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria
Swaziland Serology Technical Assistance Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Swaziland Malaria Indicator Survey 2010 Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Health Systems Strengthening
Swaziland PCR Laboratory Technician Training Contract Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria
Evaluating Re-active Surveillance Strategies for Malaria Elimination in Swaziland Michelle Hsiang, MD Malaria
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
Assessment of Affordable Medicines Facility for Malaria Treatment Gavin M. Yamey, MD, MA, MRCP Malaria, Health Economics and Policy
Evaluating Re-active Surveillance Strategies for Malaria Elimination in Swaziland (co-investigator) Kimberly Baltzell, RN, PhD, MS Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Monitoring and Evaluation of a Malaria Control Program in Vanuatu Carol A. Medlin, PhD, MPA Malaria, Epidemiology and Surveillance
Global Health Initiatives Carol A. Medlin, PhD, MPA Malaria, International Health Policy, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Health Systems Strengthening
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
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
Targeting Malaria via Inhibition of Plasmodium Falciparum Enoyl-ACP Malaria
Examination of genome instability in Plasmodium Falciparum using functional genomics Malaria, Genetics
Impact of Placental Malaria on Neonatal Tolerance and Immunity to Malaria Mary K. Prahl, MD Malaria, Newborn and Infant Health
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
Impact analysis of a community-randomized controlled trial in Southern Province, Zambia Adam Bennett, PhD, MA Malaria, Implementation and Behavioral Science
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
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
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
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
Utility of Rapid Diagnostic Tests for Malaria Heidi A. Hopkins, PhD Malaria, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Pediatrics
Projecting the Changes in Malaria Distribution in sub-Saharan Africa under Climate Change Scenarios: a Systematic Review Knox Kelly, MS Malaria
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
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