MRC Studentships Cohort
Matthew Biggart | SGUL
Project: Proteomic profiling of the lung epithelium to identify targets and treatments for the prevention of diabetes associated lung infection
Supervisors: Emma Baker & Deborah Baines
Egle Butkevičiūtė| LSHTM
Project: Does the BCG vaccine protect infants from severe forms of childhood tuberculosis by trained innate and humoral mechanisms?
Supervisors: Steven Smith & Chrissie Jones
Find out more about Tash’s experience on our MRC DTP programme.
Faye Cleary | LSHTM
Project: Applying Bayesian models and machine learning algorithms in large datasets of electronic healthcare records to investigate the burden and consequences of progressive kidney disease
Supervisors: Dorothea Nitsch & David Prieto
Paula Gomez Gonzalez | LSHTM
Project: Whole-genome sequence analysis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to identify the genetic determinants and mechanisms of anti-tuberculosis drug resistance
Supervisors: Taane Clark & Philip Butcher
Find out more about Mat’s experience on our MRC Vaccines programme.
Find out more about Ali’s experience on our MRC DTP programme.
Find out more about Poppy’s experience on our MRC DTP programme.
Gurdip Mann | LSHTM
Project: Using In Vivo Imaging to help study the immunology of T. cruzi infection and to test the efficacy of viral vectored vaccines against this parasite
Supervisors: John Kelly & Martin Taylor
Find out more about James’ experience on our MRC DTP programme.
Find out more about Hannah’s experience on our MRC DTP programme.
Miguel Pugliese Garcia | | LSHTM
Project: Improving the assessment of implementation strength of health system interventions for evaluation and knowledge transfer purposes
Supervisors: Melisa Martinez-Alvarez & Josephine Borghi
Lisa Stockdale | LSHTM
Project: Investigation of Immune Correlates and impact of immune activation on Tuberculosis Disease risk
Supervisors: Helen Fletcher & Robert Newton
Find out more about Lisa’s experience on our MRC Vaccines programme.
Abigail Sunderland | SGUL
Project: Risk of sexual transmission of Zika virus infection: a study among sex workers and their clients in an endemic area of coastal Ecuador
Supervisors: Philip Cooper & Tariq Sadiq
Find out more about John’s experience on our MRC DTP programme.
Stanislavs Vasiljevs | SGUL
Project: Investigation of diabetes mellitus induced changes to the respiratory microbiota and its use as a predictor of susceptibility to infection
Supervisors: Deborah Baines & Adam Witney
Helen Wagstaffe | LSHTM
Project: The Role of Natural Killer Cells in Killing Virus Infected Cells after Vaccination
Supervisors: Martin Goodier
Lindsey Wu | LSHTM
Project: Design of a Phase III Cluster Randomised Trial to Assess Safety and Efficacy of a Malaria Transmission Blocking Vaccine Submitters
Supervisors: Christopher Drakeley & Immo Kleinschmidt
Karen Zamboni | LSHTM
Project: Process analysis of the Safe Care, Saving Lives initiative to improve neonatal health in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, India
Supervisors: Claudia Hanson & Johanna Schellenberg.
Find out more about Karen’s experience on our MRC DTP programme.