Shrinking the Malaria Map

UCSF Global Health Group’s Malaria Elimination Initiative (MEI)

Henry Ntuku

Henry Ntuku is a medical doctor and public health specialist with experience in the design and implementation of interventions for malaria control and elimination. He is currently the high-risk populations surveillance specialist for malaria at the UCSF Global Health Group’s Malaria Elimination Initiative (MEI). In this role, he supports malaria programs in eliminating countries in identifying specific characteristics of populations at high risk for malaria and applying tailored surveillance and response interventions to reduce malaria transmission.

Prior to joining the MEI, Henry worked with the Kinshasa School of Public Health at the University of Kinshasa and the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute at the University of Basel to characterize the epidemiology of malaria and evaluate key control interventions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

Henry has an MD from the University of Kinshasa and a PhD from the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute.