Professor Feiko ter Kuile

Head of Malaria in Pregnancy Scientific Group, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

Prof Feiko ter Kuile joined WWARN in 2016 as Head of the Malaria in Pregnancy Scientific Group. He is Professor of Clinical Tropical Medicine at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine. Prof ter Kuile is a clinical epidemiologist who trained in medicine at the Academic Medical Centre of the University of Amsterdam. He previously worked at the Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), the University of Amsterdam, and Mahidol University. Prof ter Kuile then worked with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), first as a research epidemiologist at the CDC field station in Kisumu, Western Kenya for 6 years, then as a senior medical epidemiologist based in Atlanta, GA, USA for 2 years. Since 2007, Prof ter Kuile has led the Malaria in Pregnancy Consortium at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine (LSTM), and is currently based at the Centre for Global Health Research, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) in Kisumu. His main research interests include the epidemiology of malaria and the evaluation of new interventions for the control of malaria in children and pregnant women.