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Janelisa Musaya-Mwalija

Country of origin: Malawi General field of specialization: Biological Systems and Organisms
PhD Fellowship Alumna
Academic Background


Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Biological Systems and Organisms

With 55% of under-five children affected by maluntrion and 40% of the population in Malawi affected by schistosomiasis, aim of research is to find the relationship between these two parameters. Focus is also on determining the effect of malnutrition on schistosoma haematobium egg development and egg clearance with the hope of improving schistosomiasis treatment regimes in undernourished children in Malawi

Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship with OWSD

Fellowship awarded 2011