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Innocenter Moraa Amima

Country of origin: Kenya Currently in: South Africa, Cape Town General field of specialization: Mathematical sciences
Academic Background

Degrees

2018 Master Mathematical sciences
2016 Master Mathematical sciences
2014 Undergraduate Mathematical sciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences

Investigating cytokine-mediated tumour-immune cell dynamics by developing mathematical models and predicting breast cancer bio-marker genes by applying statistical methods.

Research Keywords: 
Cancer
Mathematical Biology
bioinformatics
data science

Publications resulting from Research: 


Malinzi, Joseph, and Innocenter Amima. "Mathematical analysis of a tumour-immune interaction model: A moving boundary problem." Biomath Communications Supplement 4.1 (2017).



Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Research
I am a graduate student at Stellenbosch university in South Africa.

Workshop and Conference Attended

2017 Witwatersrand University, South Africa Deep Learning Indaba
2017 Cape Town, South Africa 1st Big Data Africa Summer School
2017 Nairobi, Kenya 7th Kenya Medical Research Institute Annual Scientific and Health Conference
2016 Strathmore University, Kenya International School on Dynamical Systems in Biomedical Sciences (ISDS)
2016 Landmark University, Nigeria Mathematical Modelling and Its Applications to Science, Engineering, Epidemiology and Agriculture
2017 African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, South Africa Clinic on Meaningful Modeling of Epidemiological Data

Affiliations

African Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Presentation given

2018
Investigating tumour micro environment dynamics based on cytokine-mediated innate-adaptive immunity.
African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, South Africa
Event: Master's Defence
2016
Cancer Dormancy
Landmark University, Nigeria
Event: Mathematical Modelling and Its Applications to Science, Engineering, Epidemiology and Agriculture
Prizes, Grants and Awards

Other Awards

Aug 2015
Mastercard Foundation Scholarship
Award to pursue a Master's program at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences.
Jan 2017
African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) Master’s award
To pursue a research Master's at Stellenbosch university in collaboration with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences.
Jan 2017
International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
To pursue a research Master's at Stellenbosch university in collaboration with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences.