Mira Schneiders is a postdoctoral researcher within the Bioethics & Engagement Department at the Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU) within Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health. Mira works on addressing ethical problems related to the scientific research that MORU undertakes, including around antimalarial resistance, malaria human challenge studies and most recently, Covid-19. These projects are usually multi-country and multidisciplinary.
Mira is responsible for conducting ethics and engagement research, coordinating qualitative research across multiple sites, as well as providing ethics training and support to clinical research studies. In this work, she collaborates closely with the Ethox Centre at the University of Oxford, the Global Health Bioethics Network and other ethics, social science and engagement departments within the other Wellcome Africa Asia Programmes in South East Asia and Africa.
Navigating 'ethics in practice': An ethnographic case study with young women living with HIV in Zambia.
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Valuing older people: time for a global campaign to combat ageism.
Officer A. et al, (2016), Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 94, 710 - 710A
Determining barriers to creating an enabling environment in Cambodia: results from a baseline study with key populations and police.
Schneiders ML. and Weissman A., (2016), Journal of the International AIDS Society, 19