The Malaria in Pregnancy (MiP) Consortium, led by the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, was established in 2007 with an initial grant of $30 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and is also supported by the European Union and EDCTP. The research programme will directly benefit the 50 million women globally who face exposure to malaria whilst pregnant every year.
Mrs Tracy Seddon Programme Coordinator
Areas of interest:Malaria in Pregnancy, health and wellbeing of vulnerable groups including young adolescents.
Kelly Byrne Tropical Clinical Trial Unit Manager
Areas of interest: Malaria, HIV treatment and prevention, Tropical medicine, TB, Lung health, Neglected tropical diseases.
Ms Carole Khairallah Research Assistant
Areas of interest: Malaria epidemiology, malaria in pregnancy and reproductive health.
Dr Jenny Hill Research Project Manager
Areas of interest: Implementation research and programmatic evaluations and reviews of malaria control interventions, with special focus on integration with maternal and child health programmes.
Mrs Helen Wong Programme Coordinator
Professor Feiko ter Kuile Chair in Tropical Epidemiology
Areas of interest: Malaria epidemiology