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Comfort Dede Tetteh

Country of origin: Ghana Currently in: Ghana, Accra General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Academic Background


2019 Master Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences

The interest area is infectious disease epidemiology. Currently working on a paper that seeks to ascertain answer some questions regarding Female Genital Schistosomiasis.

Publications resulting from Research: 

Aninagyei E, Duedu KO, Rufai T, Tetteh CD, Chandi MG, Ampomah P, Acheampong DO. Characterization of putative drug-resistant biomarkers in Plasmodium falciparum isolated from Ghanaian blood donors. BMC Infectious Diseases. 2020 Dec;20(1):1-1.

Aninagyei E, Tanko R, Tetteh CD, Adjei KN, Dongyeie M, Boye A, Acheampong DO. Detecting Mycobacterium ulcerans in clinical specimens from Ghana: Comparative evaluation of BU-LAMP and IS2404 PCR. Int J Tropical Diseases. 2020; 3:037.

Dadson P, Tetteh CD, Rebelos E, Badeau RM, Moczulski D. Underlying kidney diseases and complications for COVID-19: A systematic review. Frontiers in Medicine. 2020.

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Head of Disease Prevention and Control in Ghana Health Service (Ga West Municipality)

Workshop and Conference Attended

2020 Virtual Africa Interdisciplinary Health Conference, 2020 Virtual conference, 19th – 21st August, 2020.
2019 Cape Town, South Africa 2. 25th Annual Public Health Association of South Africa, 2019 conference, 16th – 18th September, 2019, Cape Town, South Africa.
2019 Johannesburg, South Africa 1. University of Witwatersrand, School of Public Health Biennial Research Day, 22nd August 2019, Johannesburg, South Africa

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