Junious is a Social Scientist at Malawian Epidemiology and Intervention Research Unit (MEIRU). He is the lead researcher on the British Academy funded study of youth perspectives on gambling with special focus on the gambling industry in Malawi and Ghana. He has extensively worked on studies dealing with Non-Communicable Diseases, Sexual and Reproductive Health, HIV/AIDS and Health Systems Strengthening. His passion has always been working for equity in health service delivery and ensuring access to healthcare for the most vulnerable groups. With an impeccable track record of well-honed communication skills, Junious cultivates relationships with key stakeholders and motivates colleagues to implement complex solutions to deliver objectives effectively. 

Selected Publications

Sichali J.M,  Khan J.A.K, Gama E.M, Banda H.T, Namakhoma I, Bongololo Grace, Thomson R., Stenberg B and Squire S.B (2019). Direct cost of illness of patients with chronic cough in rural Malawi – experiences from Dowa and Ntchisi districts. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0225712) (PMID: 31891576).