I am an Isaac Newton Trust fellow in Land Economy and Pathology. I also am a Junior Research Fellow in medical sciences at King's College Cambridge. I hold a PhD (2016) and MPhil from the University of Cambridge, and BA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
-Geographical focus is sub-Saharan Africa; key study sites- Lake Victoria & Lake Albert in Uganda
-identification of morbidity attributable to human helminthiasis (worms)
-complex network analyses, particularly social networks but also spatial, transmission, and comorbidity networks
-RCTs and quasi-experimental analyses
-microeconometrics, health economics, 'big data' approaches
Chami G.F., Kontoleon A., Bulte E., Fenwick A., Kabatereine N., Tukahebwa E., Dunne D.W. Profiling nonrecipients of mass drug administration for schistosomiasis and hookworm infections: a comprehensive analysis of praziquantel and albendazole coverage in community-directed treatment in Uganda. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2016;62:200-207.
Chami G.F., Fenwick A., Bulte E., Kontoleon A., Kabatereine N., Tukahebwa E., Dunne D.W. Influence of S. mansoni and hookworm infection intensities on anaemia in Ugandan villages. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 2015;9:e0004193.
Chami G.F., Ahnert S.E., Voors M., Kontoleon A.A. Social network analysis predicts self-reported health and health behaviours in African villages. PLOS ONE. 2014; 9: e103500
Chami G.F., Molyneux D.H., Kontoleon A.A., & Dunne D.W. Exploring network theory for mass drug administration. Trends in Parasitology. 2013; 29:370-379