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An independent Malawian research unit, collaborating internationally

Malawi Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit (MEIRU)

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An independent Malawian research unit, collaborating internationally

Malawi Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit (MEIRU)

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An independent Malawian research unit, collaborating internationally

Malawi Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit (MEIRU)

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We are excited to be taking part in the eagerly awaited #KUHeSRDC2023, which commenced today. As delegates from the Malawi Epidemiology and

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Malawi Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit

Malawi Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit (MEIRU) is a partnership between the Kamuzu University of Health Sciences, the University of Glasgow, the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and the Malawi Ministry of Health.

45+ years

Of research in Malawi

77,000+

Participants across two HDSS

400+

Peer reviewed publications

220+

Trained Staff

Research

Generation Malawi

Generation Malawi is a joint UK Medical Research Council (MRC GCRF) and Welcome funded longitudinal study of mental and physical health in families in Malawi.

Healthy Lives Malawi

Healthy Lives Malawi is a Wellcome Trust funded project to create an intergenerational longitudinal population study of chronic conditions in rural and urban Malawi.

COVID-19 Research

MEIRU have made vital contributions to understanding the nature and impacts of COVID-19 in Malawi. Taking advantage of its existing research infrastructure, MEIRU responded rapidly to the pandemic.

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