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Population, Health and Demography

What we do

  • evaluate large-scale health interventions implemented at national or sub-national levels
  • assess changes in health trends related to large-scale development projects
  • maintain Health, Demographic and Surveillance Sites (HDSS) to monitor morbidity, mortality and causes of death
  • conduct population-level studies on a variety of health problems through the HDSS

Our teams

Our projects

Additional studies are collaborative projects led by other IMR units, for example, on mosquito net bio-efficacy, Plasmodium population, genetics, arbovirus infections in febrile patients.


Research publications


Unit Head
Dr Bang Pham

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