Dr Stella Kepha
Stella is a Research fellow at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. She has laboratory and field research experience in randomised controlled trials. Her research interests have focused on control of helminths and helminth-malaria interaction among school children. Currently she is based full-time at the TUMIKIA project in Kwale County, Kenya. The trial is evaluating different deworming delivery strategies on the control of helminth transmission.
Stella’s PhD investigated the impact of repeated deworming on the risk of malaria among school children, using an individually randomised, open labelled trial