Soil-transmitted helminths and schistosomiasis are the most prevalent neglected tropical diseases. In Ethiopia alone they infect approximately 36 million and 5… Read more »
Rosie is a field epidemiologist for the Geshiyaro Project, dividing her time between supporting parasitological data capture in Ethiopia and leading data analysis back in London, UK. Previously, she completed her MSc in Control of Infectious Diseases at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) where she completed her thesis on Chagas disease control in Guatemala. This piqued her interest in NTD control: working to control these parasitic diseases to provide equitable access to healthcare worldwide.