Catherine Maiteki-Sebuguzi, MBChB, MPH

Study Coordinator, IDRC


E-mail Address:  cmaiteki@yahoo.com

 

Catherine Maiteki

Research Interests:
Clinical trials, Infectious disease, Malaria, Monitoring and Evaluation, Health worker performance, Health systems strengthening


Current Main Activities:
I supervise a research study The "ACT Prime study" focused on evaluating the impact of enhanced health facility based care on malaria and febrille illnesses in children in Tororo, Uganda.

 

Education and Training:
Makerere University; Kampala,Uganda, Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery(MBChB), November 2003

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, MSc Public Health (MSc PH), November 2010

 

Key Publications:

1. Gong L, Maiteki-Sebuguzi C, Rosenthal PJ, Hubbard AE, Drakeley CJ, Dorsey G, Greenhouse B. Evidence for both innate and acquired mechanisms of protection from Plasmodium falciparum in children with sickle cell trait. Blood. 2012 Apr 19;119(16):3808-14. doi: 10.1182/blood-2011-08-371062. Epub 2012 Feb 10.


2. Clark TD, Njama-Meya D, Nzarubara B, Maiteki-Sebuguzi C, Greenhouse B, Staedke SG, Kamya MR, Dorsey G, Rosenthal PJ. Incidence of malaria and efficacy of combination antimalarial therapies over 4 years in an urban cohort of Ugandan children. PLoS One. 2010 Jul 30;5(7):e11759. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0011759.


3. Greenhouse B, Slater M, Njama-Meya D, Nzarubara B, Maiteki-Sebuguzi C, Clark TD, Staedke SG, Kamya MR, Hubbard A, Rosenthal PJ, Dorsey G. Decreasing efficacy of antimalarial combination therapy in Uganda is explained by decreasing host immunity rather than increasing drug resistance. J Infect Dis. 2009 Mar 1;199(5):758-65. doi: 10.1086/596741.


4. Staedke SG, Jagannathan P, Yeka A, Bukirwa H, Banek K, Maiteki-Sebuguzi C, Clark TD, Nzarubara B, Njama-Meya D, Mpimbaza A, Rosenthal PJ, Kamya MR, Wabwire-Mangen F, Dorsey G, Talisuna AO. Monitoring antimalarial safety and tolerability in clinical trials: a case study from Uganda. Malar J. 2008 Jun 11;7:107. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-7-107.


5. Maiteki-Sebuguzi C, Jagannathan P, Yau VM, Clark TD, Njama-Meya D, Nzarubara B, Talisuna AO, Kamya MR, Rosenthal PJ, Dorsey G, Staedke SG. Safety and tolerability of combination antimalarial therapies for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Ugandan children. Malar J. 2008 Jun 11;7:106. doi: 10.1186/1475-2875-7-106.


6. Clark TD, Greenhouse B, Njama-Meya D, Nzarubara B, Maiteki-Sebuguzi C, Staedke SG, Seto E, Kamya MR, Rosenthal PJ, Dorsey G. Factors determining the heterogeneity of malaria incidence in children in Kampala, Uganda. J Infect Dis. 2008 Aug 1;198(3):393-400. doi: 10.1086/589778.


7. Dorsey G, Staedke S, Clark TD, Njama-Meya D, Nzarubara B, Maiteki-Sebuguzi C, Dokomajilar C, Kamya MR, Rosenthal PJ. Combination therapy for uncomplicated falciparum malaria in Ugandan children: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2007 May 23;297(20):2210-9.