The management and staff of the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) wish to congratulate Dr. Samuel Dadzie, a medical entomologist at the Institute on his new appointment as a Senior Research Fellow.
Dr. Samuel Kweku Dadzie holds a PhD in Vector Biology from the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK.
He has extensive experience in medical entomology in both field and laboratory techniques. His research interest focuses on vector biology with emphasis on the application of modern methods to address the burden of vector-borne diseases.He coordinates the field and laboratory components of entomology projects in the Department of Parasitology of the Institute. He also provides training on basic entomological techniques in Ghana and in many countries outside Ghana .
Dr. Dadzie is a member of several committees in Ghana including the Malaria Vector Control Oversight Committee and Malaria Research Advisory Group of the Ghana National Malaria Control Programme, Intra-country Advisory Committee on Neglected Tropical Diseases, and Technical Advisory Committee of Zoomlion Nationwide Mosquito Control Programme among others. He is the Focal person for African Network of Vector Resistance (ANVR/WHO/AFRO) in Ghana. He recently developed the National Insecticide Resistance Monitoring Partnership for the Ghana National Malaria Control Program and currently the Program Director. Dr Dadzie also teaches and supervises students at the African Postgraduate Programme of Insect Sciences (ARPPIS), University of Ghana. He is also a member of American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
Dr. Dadzie has about 30 publications to his name.
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