The Research Team 

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The NIHR Global Health Research Group on Digital Diagnostics for African Health Systems builds on the work of the UKRI GCRF-funded Digital Diagnostics for Africa Network to develop and evaluate next-generation digital diagnostic tests for infectious diseases.

 

The Research Team is led by Dr Aubrey Cunnington (Imperial College London, UK) and Professor Halidou Tinto (Institut de Recherche en Sciences de la Santé - Clinical Research Unit of Nanoro, Burkina Faso) and comprising members from 13 collaborating partners between the UK, Africa and the Netherlands. 

Where We Are

Burkina Faso

Ghana

Kenya 

Sudan 

The Gambia 

The Netherlands

Zambia 

UK 

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Who We Are

Joint Leads
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Dr Aubrey Cunnington
Imperial College London, UK
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Prof. Halidou Tinto
Institut de Recherche en Sciences
de la Santé, Burkina Faso 
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Ms Francesca Piffer
Imperial College London, UK
Project Manager
Work Package Leads
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Prof. Pantelis Georgiou

Imperial College London, UK

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Prof. Salome Bukachi

University of Nairobi, Kenya

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Dr Jane Achan

Malaria Consortium, Uganda

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Dr Samuel Duodu

University fo Ghana, Ghana

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Dr Julie Balen

University of Sheffield, UK

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Dr Talya Porat

Imperial College London, UK

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Prof. Céire Costelloe

Imperial College London, UK

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Mr Darlington Akogo

MinoHealth AI, Ghana

PhD Students

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Mr Dimbintsoa Robinson

MRC Unit The Gambia

(LSYTM)

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Mr Martin Chamai

University of Ghana, Ghana

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Mr Jean-Bertin Kabuya

Tropical Diseases Research Centre, Zambia

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Mr Waleed Alhaj Jebreel

University of Khartoum, Sudan

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Mrs Flavia Kaduni Bawa

University of Ghana, Ghana

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Mr Erik Odoyo

Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology, Kenya

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Ms Shola Molemodile Dele-Olowu, University of Ghana, Ghana

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Mr Mamadu Baldeh

MRC Unit The Gambia

(LSYTM)

 

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Ms Angelina Ankah Amengu

University of Ghana, Ghana

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Mr Francis Dzabeng

University of Ghana

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Prof. Umberto D'Alessandro

MRC Unit The Gambia 

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Prof. Gordon Awandare

University of Ghana, Ghana

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Dr Linda Amoah

University of Ghana

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Prof. Christine Manyando

Tropical Diseases Research Centre, Zambia

Sub–Project Leads

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Dr Effua Usuf

MRC Unit The Gambia 

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Dr Anthony Sifuna

Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology, Kenya

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Dr Jesus Manzano Rodriguez

Imperial College London, UK

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Prof. Luc de Witte

The Hague University of Applied Sciences, The Netherlands

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Prof. Shunmay Yeung 

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK

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Prof. Muzamil Mahdi Hamid

University of Khartoum, Sudan

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Prof. Abdelrahim Osman

University of Khartoum, Sudan 

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Dr Jamal-Deen Abdulai

University of Ghana, Ghana 

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Dr Lucy Okell

Imperial College London, UK

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Prof. Alfred Yawson

University of Ghana, Ghana

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Dr Dennis Laryea

Ghana Health Services, Ghana

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Mr Mohamed Abumanga

Patient Helping Fund, Sudan 

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Dr Nicolas Moser

Imperial College London, UK

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Dr Kenny Malpartida Cardenas

Imperial College London, UK

Experts involved in
Sub-Projects &
Work Packages

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Dr Weston Baxter

Imperial College London, UK 

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Dr Jethro Herberg

Imperial College London, UK

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Dr Sahar Gamil

University of Khartoum, Sudan

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Mr Xavier Palmer

minoHealth AI, Ghana

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Dr Issah Samori

minoHealth AI, Ghana

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Dr Kevin Baker

Malaria Consortium, UK 

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Mr Craig Bonnington

Malaria Consortium, UK

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Dr Prudence Hamade

Malaria Consortium, UK

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Prof. Jake Baum

University of South Wales,

Australia

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Prof. Michael Levin 

Imperial College London, UK 

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Dr Myrsini Kaforou

Imperial College London, UK 

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Ms Ivana Pennisi

Imperial College London, UK 

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Dr Joe Fichett

Institut Pasteur du Dakar, 

Senegal

Let's Connect

Imperial College London

Section of Paediatric Infectious Disease
 

St Mary’s Medical School

Room 250
Paddington

Norfolk Place

London

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Contact: f.piffer@imperial.ac.uk

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