MalariaEPI_Landing page_01Headed by Prof Richard Maude, the Epidemiology Department at MORU works in close collaboration with the clinical research teams and MORU's Mathematical  and Economic Modelling Department (MAEMOD),  national communicable disease control programmes and a broad range of other collaborators.

The Epidemiology Department’s research aims are to quantify the burden of malaria and other communicable diseases in South and Southeast Asia over space and time and investigate their determinants to inform planning of disease control and elimination strategies. Core components include:

Current Epidemiology projects include:

In all projects MORU Epidemiology works with policymakers as partners to address the scientific questions most pertinent to the disease control and elimination agendas.