Title of PhD work:
Spatial analysis of tuberculosis clustering: population based prospective follow up study in Dale, Sidama Zone
The aim is to study tuberculosis prevalence, incidence and geographic clustering and its associations with host, environmental and clinical risk factors. We will also explore the added value of systematic use of clustering technic to TB prevention and care program.
Main supervisor: Sven Gudmund Hinderaker
Co-supervisor: Brita Askeland Winje
- (2023). Prevalence and incidence of symptomatic pulmonary tuberculosis based on repeated population screening in a district in Ethiopia: a prospective cohort study. BMJ Open. 10 pages.
- (2022). How many of persistent coughers have pulmonary tuberculosis? Population-based cohort study in Ethiopia. BMJ Open. 10 pages.