Research Thematic areas

The centre has four research thematic areas. These include health; Environmental, Biodiversity and climate change; Agriculture, nutrition and food security; and Social and behavioural sciences.

  1. Health
  • Animicrobial Resistance
  • Zoonotic diseases
  • Neglected Tropical Infectious Diseases
  • Mental health
  • Non-communicable diseases
  • Emerging, re-emerging and resurgent infectious diseases
  • Pandemic threats
  • Genomics and bioinformatics
  • Translational medicine
  • Animal health and welfare
  • Ethno-medical and ethno-veterinary practices
  • Vector borne diseases
  1. Environment, Biodiversity and Climate change
  • Environmental pollution and abatement
  • Food, Air and water quality
  • Biodiversity conservation and ecosystem health
  • Natural resources management
  • Climate change impacts, adaptation and mitigation
  • Urbanization and industrialization
  • Management of Alien Invasive species
  • Occupational Health and safety
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Agriculture, Nutrition and food security
  • Agricultural productivity
  • Nutrition security
  • Livelihood diversification
  • Disaster preparedness and response
  1. Social and behavioral sciences
  • Health promotion
  • Health behavior
  • Public policy and regulation