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Project CKDu in Sri Lanka: standardizing data collection for case definition and epidemiology research, Stanford University

Working with collaborators at Kandy Teaching Hospital and University of Peradeniya to understand clinical features and epidemiology of Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown Etiology


Kandy, Sri Lanka


  • Nishantha Nanayakkara, Dr., Kandy Teaching Hospital

Project Detection of Emerging Zoonotic Pathogens in Humans, Bangladesh

A surveillance platform for the detection of novel pathogens and emerging infectious diseases. Currently the platform is running throughout Bangladesh and has collected hundreds of samples from high-risk acutely ill individuals. Collaboration with Stanford University, the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, and Columbia University.