2020 RAMP Profiles

Cohort 10 Scholars

Tsion Andine
Tsion Andine
Howard University School of Medicine

HVTN Site:  CAPRISA eThekwini Clinical Research Site in Durban, South Africa

Mentor: Nigel Garrett

Project Title: “Assessing the impact of implementing a point-of-care STI testing for Gonorrhoea, Chlamydia and Trichomoniasis in HVTN trials”


Aliah Fonteh
Aliah Fonteh
Meharry Medical College School of Medicine

HVTN Site: The Aurum Institute Tembisa Clinic in Johannesburg, South Africa

Mentors: Kathy Mngadi and Yajna Duki

Project Title: “Assessing HIV risk and factors related to HIV seroconversion among low risk participants in North America and sub-Saharan Africa in the HVTN 100, 107, 108, 111 and 120 studies.”


Jeremy Fagan
Jeremy Fagan
Tulane University School of Medicine

HVTN Site: The Aurum Institute Tembisa Clinic in Johannesburg, South Africa

Mentor: Kathy Mngadi and Yajna Duki

Project Title: “Assessing HIV risk and factors related to HIV seroconversion among low risk participants in North America and sub-Saharan Africa in the HVTN 100, 107, 108, 111 and 120 studies.”


Palca Shibale
Palca Shibale
University of Washington School of Medicine

HVTN Site: University of North Carolina Project-Malawi (UNC Project) Clinical Research Site in Lilongwe, Malawi

Mentor: Mitch Matoga

Project Title: “Prevalence of Hepatitis infection among high-risk women participating in a HIV vaccine trial in Lilongwe Malawi”