Previous Trainees

  • Position Dates: 
    Sunday, 1 May, 2016 to Monday, 31 October, 2016
    Position: 
    SANTHE Intern, Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI)

    Project: Cell based amplification of low Viral loads to elucidate viral reservoirs in the CNS using an engineered cell line - Pillay and her team were interested in understanding HIV in the central nervous system.

  • Position Dates: 
    Saturday, 1 October, 2016 to Friday, 9 December, 2016
    Position: 
    Intern

    Project: Mapping immune responses in a cohort of viremic controllers in Hiv-1 subtype c infection - Smithers’ project looks at the persistence of pathogens and evasion of host immune responses.

  • Position Dates: 
    Monday, 1 February, 2016 to Tuesday, 31 January, 2017
    Position: 
    Intern

    1. CD4, CD8 and CD4/CD8 T-Cells Dynamics in HIV-1C Infected Patients on Truvada Based cART in Botswana
     
    Prisca K Thami, Bonolo B Phinius, Sikhulile Moyo, Rosemary Musonda, Joseph Makhema, Vlad Novitsky,  Max Essex, Richard Marlink, Simani Gaseitsiwe
     

  • Position Dates: 
    Monday, 1 February, 2016 to Tuesday, 31 January, 2017
    Position: 
    Intern

    Moraka's study constituted a retrospective cohort study of HIV-exposed uninfected infants and their mothers which involved evaluating the effects of HIV/CMV exposure on infant adverse neurodevelopmental outcomes.