KEMRI-Wellcome Institute - Researcher Network

The KEMRI-Wellcome Institute - Researcher Network was formed through a partnership between Kenya Medical Research Institute formed a partnership with the Welcome Trust and the University of Oxford. Their major research themes are Clinical Research, Population health, Health Systems, Genomics and infectious disease transmission and Vaccines. Follow this feed to stay up to date on work published by this institute.

August 26, 2020
Open Access

A vulnerability index for COVID-19: spatial analysis at the subnational level in Kenya

BMJ Global Health
Peter M MachariaEmelda A Okiro
June 20, 2020
Open Access

The paediatrician workforce and its role in addressing neonatal, child and adolescent healthcare in Kenya

Archives of Disease in Childhood
Mike EnglishFred Were
July 21, 2020
Open Access

Assessing the hospital surge capacity of the Kenyan health system in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic

PloS One
Edwine W BarasaEmelda A Okiro
June 20, 2020
Open Access

Is the effect of COVID-19 on children underestimated in low- and middle- income countries?

Acta Paediatrica
Justus SimbaMike English
July 11, 2020
Comment / Editorial
Open Access

Unnecessary hesitancy on human vaccine tests-Response

Science
Seema K ShahAnnette Rid
September 9, 2020
Open Access

Evaluating the performance of malaria genetics for inferring changes in transmission intensity using transmission modelling

Molecular Biology and Evolution
Oliver J WatsonRobert Verity
June 20, 2020
Open Access

Malaria infection, disease and mortality among children and adults on the coast of Kenya

Malaria Journal
Alice KamauRobert W Snow
July 15, 2020
Open Access

The age-specific incidence of hospitalized paediatric malaria in Uganda

BMC Infectious Diseases
Arthur MpimbazaRobert W Snow
June 24, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

The remaining unknowns: A determination of the current research priorities for COVID-19 by the global health research community

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
A. NortonTrudie A. Lang
July 29, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

Seroprevalence of anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG antibodies in Kenyan blood donors

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
Sophie UyogaG. M. Warimwe
September 3, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

Revealing the extent of the COVID-19 pandemic in Kenya based on serological and PCR-test data

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
J. OjalD James Nokes
July 16, 2020
Open Access

African-led health research and capacity building- is it working?

BMC Public Health
Victoria O KasprowiczThumbi Ndung'u
August 4, 2020
Preprint
Open Access

Mapping physical access to healthcare for older adults in sub-Saharan Africa: A cross-sectional analysis with implications for the COVID-19 response

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
Pascal GeldsetzerAlexander Zipf

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