Global Health Research Seminar Series—Population Mobility Patterns and the Emergence of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in South Africa

1:00 pm on Monday, February 22, 2021
2:00 pm on Monday, February 22, 2021
Speaker: Dr. Abdou Fofana. Bio: : Abdou Fofana is a Postdoctoral Associate at IHSIP’s Social Innovation on Drug Resistance Postdoctoral Program (SIDR), where he works with (PIs) Helen Jenkins from Biostatistics department, School of Public Health (SPH) and Jacob Bor from the department of Global Health, School of Public Health (SPH). During his PhD, Abdou worked on spatially extended mathematical models to understand disease spread and the evolution of virulence. He joined the SIDR program at Boston University to work on Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in South Africa.