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Alumni by field of research: Health & Sanitation


Noah Adamtey, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Enrichment of recycled waste for maize (Zea mays L.) cultivation and its effects on the soil environment (completed in 2011)

Rita Bossart, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: "En ville, chacun est dans son chacun". Une étude anthropologique sur l'importance des relations sociales en cas de maladie à Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) (completed in 2003)

Anna Dean, Alumna, PhD

Epidemiology of brucellosis and Q Fever in Togo and the risk of disease spread through cattle trade in West Africa (completed in 2013)

Kouassi Dongo, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: The deterioration of a deprived urban community: Yopougan (Abidjan): a study of the influence of physical conditions and deficiencies in liquid and solid waste management systems?[in French] (completed in 2006)

Mohamed Doumbia, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Social dynamics and fertility management in deprived urban areas [in French] (completed in 2006)

Stefanie Granado, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: ”It is the palu that tires me.” A study in medical anthropology of the local concepts and practices of malaria in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire [in French] (completed in 2007)

Balako Gumi Donde, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Epidemiology of mycobacterial infection in animals and humans in pastoral areas of southern Ethiopia (completed in 2011)

Markus Hilty, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Molecular epidemiology of mycobacteria: Development and refinement of innovative molecular typing tools to study mycobacterial infections (completed in 2006)

Dongbin Huang, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: A Discrete-Event Dynamic Systems Approach for Environmental Decision-Support (completed in 2006)

Cléopâtre Kablan N'Da, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: Exclusion, vulnerability, poverty and AIDS: the role of women’s organisations in a deprived urban area [in French] (completed in 2006)

Moussa Keita, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Transformations foncières et mutations sociales dans le delta du fleuve Sénégal: cas de la zone transfrontalière de Thiagar (Rosso Sénégal) et de M’pourié (Rosso Mauritanie) (completed in 2006)

Siméon Kenfack, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Combining photochemical and biological processes for the treatment of potential Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDC) in water: physicochemical and engineering aspects (completed in 2006)

Ives Kengne Noumsi, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Faecal sludge treatment by constructed wetlands (completed in 2008)

Halidou Koanda, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Vers uns assainissment urbain durable en Afrique Subsaharienne: Approche innovante de planification de la géstion des boues de vidange (completed in 2006)

Brama Kone, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Evaluation des risques sanitaires en rapport avec l’urbanisation rapide d’Abidjan et la pollution lagunaire induite de long du village d’Azito (completed in 2008)

Barbara Matthys, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: The effect of irrigated urban agriculture on malaria, schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis in different settings of Côte d’Ivoire (completed in 2006)

Agnes Montangero, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: Material Flow Analysis for Environmental Sanitation Planning in Developing Countries. An approach to assess material flow with imited data availability (completed in 2006)

Anna Münch, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: Illness and Health among the Kel Tamasheq in Northern Mali

Moustapha Ould Taleb, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Santé, vulnérabilité et tuberculose en milieu nomade Sahélien – Contribution à l’étude des représentations et prises en charge de la tuberculose chez des populations nomades de la Mauritanie et du Tchad: Approche comparative (completed in 2008)

Monika Schaffner, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: Applying a Material Flow Analysis Model to Assess River Water Pollution and Mitigation Potentials. A Case-Study in the Thachin River Basin, Central Thailand (completed in 2007)

Esther Schelling, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: Human and animal health in nomadic pastoralist communities of Chad: zoonoses, morbidity and health services (completed in 2002)

Rea Tschopp, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: Epidemiology and economics of Bovine tuberculosis in Ethiopia (completed in 2008)

Daniel Weibel, Alumnus, PhD

PhD thesis: Social interventions and environmental impact assessment for sustainable pastoralism (completed in 2009)

Monica Wymann, Alumna, PhD

PhD thesis: Calf mortality and parasitism in periurban livestock production in Mali (completed in 2005)

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