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E.W. "Al" Thrasher Awards


​We are pleased to announce the recipients of the E.W. "Al" Thrasher Awards for the February 2014 Cycle.  We congratulate these investigators and look forward to working with them and learning about the outcomes of their research.

Dinesh Mondal, MBBS, MD, PhD​ - ICDDR,B (Bangladesh)  Safety and efficacy of Miltefosine for treatment of children and adolescents with Post-Kala-azar Dermal Leishmaniasis (PKDL) in Bangladesh

Theresa J. Ochoa, MD - The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston  Enteric infections, enteropathy and malnutrition (Peru)

Christine P. Stewart, PhD, MPH - University of California, Davis  The effect of water, sanitation, hygiene, and nutrition interventions during the first two years of life on anemia and micronutrient status (Kenya & Bangladesh)

Tor A. Strand, MD, PhD - University of Bergen, Norway  The effect of vitamin B12 supplementation in Nepali infants on growth and development

Bridget Wills, BMBS, DM, FRCPCH​ - Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Vietnam   A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of magnesium sulphate for severe HFMD in Vietnamese children

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