Sierra Leone


Faculty Member


Research Interest

Daniel Bausch

Tropical Medicine

  • Epidemiology and control of viral hemorrhagic fevers and emerging pathogens
  • Building research capacity in developing countries
  • Health and human rights

Thomas Eisele

Global Health Systems and

  • Epidemiology with focus on malaria and child survival

Preston Marx


Jeffrey Shaffer

Tropical Medicine


  • Simian models for AIDS pathogenesis
  • HIV vaccines
  • Strategies for presenting HIV transmission to women

  • Experimental design
  • Statistical programming
  • Sample size and statistical power assessment
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Spatial analysis
  • Hierarchical modeling
  • Time trend analysis
  • Survey design and analysis
  • Mobile-based surveys
  • Online surveys
  • Prostate cancer
  • Maternal and child health
  • Lassa fever
  • Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)

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