Research

AIDA

AIDA An integrated database for early child development in MalawiStart and End dates: 2019 to 2021 Source of Funding: UK Economic and Social Research Council ($63,000)This is a project where we are using a holistic, unified, approach to data acquisition of key factors...

BICO

BICO Impact of socio-biological risk factors on infant development in low-income countries - foundations for a large-scale longitudinal population study in Malawi Start and End dates: 2019 to 2021 Source of Funding: United Kingdom Research Institute (UKRI) ($187,000)...

EDCTP CDF

EDCTP CDF Efficacy, safety and pharmacokinetics of artemether lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in HIV infected Malawian children on antiretroviral treatment Start and End dates: 2020 to 2023 Source of Funding: European and...

CHEMCHA

CHEMCHA  Dihydroartemisinin-Piperaquine for the Chemoprevention of Malaria in Children with Sickle Cell Anaemia in eastern and southern AfricaStart and End dates: 2019 to 2023 Source of Funding: Norwegian Research Council ($1.8million)This is an individual...

IMPROVE

IMPROVE Start and End dates: 2016 to 2020 Source of Funding: DFID/MRC/Wellcome Trust and European and Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP) ($1.8m) The overall aim of the study is to provide the WHO with definitive evidence to determine whether...

IMPROVE2

IMPROVE 2 IPTp with dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine and single-course azithromycin for malaria, sexually transmitted and reproductive tract infections in HIV-infected pregnant women in Kenya and Malawi: a multi-centre, 3-arm placebo-controlled trialStart and End dates:...

REVAMP

REVAMP Randomized controlled trial of the effect of intravenous iron on anemia in Malawian pregnant women Start and End dates: 2017 to 2022 Source of Funding: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation ($1.6 million) An individual-randomized Phase III, open-label clinical...

REVAMP Accept

REVAMP Accept Randomized controlled trial of the effect of intravenous iron on anaemia in Malawian pregnant women (REVAMP): Feasibility and AcceptabilityStart and End dates: 2017 to 2022 Source of Funding: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation ($20,000)This is a...

REVAMP Observe

REVAMP Observe Randomized controlled trial of the effect of intravenous iron on anaemia in Malawian pregnant women (REVAMP): Observation CohortStart and End dates: 2018 to 2022 Source of Funding: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation ($0.75 million)This is a cohort...

REVAMP TT

REVAMP TT Randomized controlled trial of the effect of intravenous iron on anaemia in Malawian pregnant women (REVAMP): Third TrimesterStart and End dates: 2020 to 2024 Source of Funding: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation ($4.6 million)This is an open-label clinical...
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