Africa Oxford Initiative Awards Grants to HMC Fellows

The Africa Oxford Initiative (a cross University platform for academic and research collaborations between the University of Oxford and African researchers and institutions) have awarded Research Development Awards to:

- HMC Senior Research Fellow Dr Philippa Matthews and Dr Tongai Gibson Maponga from the University of Stellenbosch on Clinical and virological characteristics of chronic hepatitis B in Maputo.

- Supernumerary Fellow Dr Alex Alvergne and Professor Salome Abeno Bukachi of the Institute of Anthropology, University of Nairobi on Food safety in households with young children and its impact on their nutritional and health status in informal settlements. And we look forward to hearing about the results of their work in due course.