COM RESEARCHERS DATABASE

Thematic Area : Maternal and Child Health

Study Title Investigator
" Innovations for maternal Chirwa Gowokani Chijere Mr
Baseline study on promoting sustainable livelihoods’ for vulnerable Groups particularly women in Chiradzulu District Chirwa Gowokani Chijere Mr
Integrated Community Based Maternal and Newborn Care Learning Programme Chirwa Gowokani Chijere Mr
Willingness to pay and demand for long acting reversibleconraception (Implants) in Malawi Kaunda - Khangamwa B. Mrs
Schistosomiasis in pre-school children and mothers in rural southern Malawi Everett Dean Dr
Can an advanced cookstove intervention that sustainably reduces biomass smake exposure relative to an open fire prevent pneumonia in children under 5 years old in Malawi Mortimer K. Dr
An advancced cookstove intervention to prevent pneumonia in children under 5 years old in Malawi: a cluster randomized controlled trial Ho A. Dr
Salmonella exposure and development of specific immunity in Malawian children Sambakunsi Rodrick Mr
Development of the adaptive T-cell Immune Response to non-typhoidal Salmonella (NTS) with Age in Malawian Children Sambakunsi Rodrick Mr
Evaluating maternal health workshops for Malawi Nurse-Midwives Mallewa Macpherson Assoc
"Rehabilitation of children with acute brain injury at the QECH Chipwete S.E. Dr
The prevalence of protective levels of antibodies to influenza in pregnant women and their newborns in Malawi Davies G. Dr
"The impact of vaccines on the outcome from infections in children less than 2 years old in QECH Phiri A. Dr
Nosocomial transmission of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and influenza virus in peaditric nursery high dependency unit (PNHDU) at QECH Phiri A. Dr
Pancreatic exocrine replacement therapy in severely malnourished children: the OPTIMISM trial Kawaza Kondwani Dr
"Observational study of the incidence and mortality rate of neonatal and infant respiratory illnesses in Malawi Newberry L. Dr
"An audit of the Management of Acute Malnutrition in Infants under 6 months at QECH Njiram'Madzi J. Dr
Characteristics and Management of Paediatric Trauma at QECH Griffins M. Dr
Examination of mitochondrial function in children with cerebral malaria Smith E. Dr
Acceptability of pGALS in Screening Examination for rhuematic Disease in Malawian Children Tomoka Tamiwe Dr
Community system strengthening for equitable maternal, newborn, and child health in Africa (COSYST-MNCH) Mwapasa Victor Prof
Performance Based Financing for Maternal, Child and Neonatal Care in Malawi Muula Adamson Prof
Health System Factors affecting Maternal, Child and Neonatal Health in sub-Saharan Africa Muula Adamson Prof
Evaluating the clinical accuracy oj Maji mechanical intraveneous volume regulator in pediatrics Dube Queen Dr
Reduction after oral Azithromycin in Malawi (MORDOR) Kalua Khumbo Dr
Task shifting for Ceasarian Section deliveries in Malawi Taulo Frank Assoc
Burden of typhi bacteraemia in children under 2 years of age Heyderman Rob Dr
Understanding the immunological basis of concurrent malaria and invasive diseases in Malawian children. Nyirenda Tonney Stophen Dr
Transmission of group B Streptococcus in neonatal sepsis and meningitis in Malawi Heyderman Rob Dr
Malawi Orphans and Vulnerable Children Evaluation (MOVE) Bandawe Chiwoza Dr
Investigation of the Burkitt lympoma tumour cell in children with Burkitt lymphoms ib Blantyre, Malawi. Rand V. Dr
A Cross-sectional study on maternal Dietary Intake and its Association with Infant's birth Weight. Kamudoni Penjani Dr
Observational study of the incidence and mortality rate of neonatal and infant respiratory illness in Malawi. Kawaza Kondwani Dr
Assessing the impact using perfomance-Based Financing to improve the quality of obstetric and newborn care. De Allegri Manuela Dr
Effects of labour inducing medicinal plants on maternal health. Tembo Dumizulu Dr
Iron supplementation in children post-malaria episode. Phiri Kamija Prof
Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research on Grain Legumes: “Legumes and Growth” Manary Mark Dr
Innovative Interventions for Improving Childhood Growth and Environmental Enteropathy Manary Mark Dr
Burden of typhoid fever in children under 2 years old. Msefula Chisomo Dr
Randomised trial of ceftriaxone vs Penicillin and Gentamicin in the treatment of neonatal meningitis. Mallewa Macpherson Assoc
Rehabilitation of children with a new diagnosis of neurodisability at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi. Mallewa Macpherson Assoc
Does childhood growth depend on malaria - A spatio-temporal analysis. Terlouw Dianne Janette (Anja) Dr
The Breast Milk, Gut Microbiome, and Immunity (BMMI) Project. Maleta Kenneth Prof
The interaction of Lipid Based Nutrient Supplementation and Infection in pregnant and lactating women and infants. (LNS-RTI) Maleta Kenneth Prof
Development and evaluation of lipid-based nutrient supplements for prevention of malnutrition: an innovative food-based approach. Maleta Kenneth Prof
Effect of daily consumption of Micronutrient fortified, energy-dense Lipid based Nutrient Supplement on breast milk intake in Malawian infants. Maleta Kenneth Prof
salmonella exposure in malawian children aged 6 to 18 months . Dzamalala Patrick Charles Dr
A phase II randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled trial of a reduced carbohydrate formulation of f&5 therapeutic milk among children with severe malnutrition Voskuijl Wieger Dr
IV drip: Ease of use evaluation Molyneux Elizabeth Margaret Prof
Family and child centered training intervention to improve outcomes in childhood disability - a feasibility study Gladstone Melissa. Dr
Knowledge, practice and men's support towards birth preparedness and complications readiness among women at Monkey-bay community Gondwe M. Dr
Cost effectiveness of result based financing in Malawi: a proposed study design and conceptual framework Chinkhumba Jobiba Dr
Laboratory and pilot clinical assessment of the accuracy, usability, and function of low-cost, low-power syringe pump in administering magnesium sulphate to pre-eclamptic women in low-resource hospital Mataya Ronald H, Assoc
Preliminary evaluation of the accuracy, usability and function of an automatic blood pressure monitor for use in the diagnosis and management of pre-eclampsia in low-resource hospitals Mataya Ronald H, Assoc
Prospective investigation of the classification treatment and diagnosis of childhood haematologenous chronic osteomylitis of long bones Jones Henry Wynn Dr
A cross sectional study to describe laboratory norms in health infants in Blantyre Malawi Taha E. Taha Prof
Using key informant method to identify children with disabilities in two districts in Southern Malawi. Kuipers Henneke Dr
Brain MRI: Can it elucidate the pathogenesis of delayed neurologic deficits caused by cerebral malaria Kampondeni Sam Dr
The Malawi-MSU MRI Project: Acquiring normative data to elucidate the epidemiology of structural CNS abnormalities in the Malawian population Kampondeni Sam Dr
Clinicopathological and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Correlates of Cerebral Malaria Kampondeni Sam Dr
Fermentation of Resistant starch by colonic microbiata from infants pre and eraly weaning period in Neno district, Malawi. Kaunda - Khangamwa B. Mrs
Diagnostic biomarkers for respiratory infection and malaria (AKA RAPID – Rural Africa Pediatric Infectious disease Diagnostics Milner Danny Arnold Assoc
Determining unique gene control mechanisms and expression patterns in children with cerebral malaria Milner Danny Arnold Assoc
Barriers and facilitators to use of manual vacuum aspiration in postabortion care in Malawi Cook James W Dr
Prevalence and distribution of cervical abnormalities among women screening for cervical cancer at Malamulo hospital southern Malawi Gadama Luis Aaron Dr
Assessing the Importance of Gender Roles in Couples’ Home-Based Sexual Health Services in Malawi Chauwa Felluna Mrs
Prevalence of Cryptosporidium Parvum and Isospora Belli Infections among Children Presenting with Diarrhoea at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital Banda Daniel Lawadi Mr
High multiple carriage and emergence of Streptococcus pneumoniae vaccine serotype variants in Malawian children Cornick Jennifer Dr
High multiple carriage and emergence of Kamng’ona Arox Wadson Dr
Promoting child health in rural Malawi. Maleta Kenneth Prof
Assessing cognitive and social development of young infants in low income settings in malawi. Maleta Kenneth Prof
Perinatal distress and depression in Malawi: an exploratory qualitative study of stressors, supports and symptoms Gleadowware S. Dr
Perinatal distress and depression in Malawi: an exploratory qualitative study of stressors, supports and symptoms Umar Eric. Dr
Comparison of real-time PCR and microscopy for malaria parasite detection in Malawian pregnant women Mbewe Bernard Lucius Magereta Dr
F75 trial Voskuijl Wieger Dr
PEG 3350 (Transipeg) versus lactulose in the treatment of childhood functional constipation: a double blind, randomised, controlled, multicentre trial Voskuijl Wieger Dr
Prevalence of feeding Pre-Masticated Food and Practices Associated with Weaning Among African Children Mipando-Nyondo Linda Dr
Infant Norms Study -This study aimed at developing Paediatric reference ranges for Blantyre Mipando-Nyondo Linda Dr
Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and HIV and AIDS Integration Strategy for Malawi. Makwero Christopher Mr
Infant Immunology Study (IIS) Mvula Hazzie Daud Mr
Formative research quality improvement linked to referral systems between HIV and nutrition services and retention in care (PMTCT/HIV-exposed infants and Community Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) in Chikwawa, Malawi. Makwero Christopher Mr
BCG Immunology Study Mvula Hazzie Daud Mr
Vaccines among Surveillance of morbidity and mortality from Pneumococcus pneumonia and rotavirus. Mvula Hazzie Daud Mr