Houston, Kiely

Public Health

MS/MPH

Ghana

Improving correct diagnosis and treatment of malaria in rural Ghana

The overall 18 month project is an evaluation of the Affordable Medicines Facilitymalaria program, including five sites in Ghana (Akim North District, Ashanti Region; Akim South District, Ashanti Region; Kpone-on-Sea, Tema Municipality; Damango, West Gonja District, Northern Region; Shama, Shama District, Western Region). The project also includes operations research to develop an improved operational model for malaria diagnosis and treatment in Akim North and Akim South Districts. The program evaluation in all five sites will last 3 months, while the operations research will last 18 months.

People

Noreen Hynes, MD MPH

Director, Geographic Medicine Center of the Division of Infectious Diseases

Robert Bollinger Jr., MD MPH

Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education (CCGHE); Associate Director, Johns Hopkins Center for Global...

Joanne Katz, ScD MS,BSc

Associate Chair, Director of Academic Programs

Caitlin Kennedy, PhD MPH,BA

Co-Director, MPH concentration in Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health; Associate Director, Center for Qualitative...

Stefan Baral, MD MPH,MBA,MSc

Director, Key Populations Program

Yukari C. Manabe, MD

Associate Director of Global Health Research and Innovation
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