About us


We are an interdisciplinary group of scientists and clinicians, joined in our commitment to improving global child health.

Our research focuses on the interactions between infection, immunity and malnutrition, particularly in the context of HIV infection. Malnutrition and immunity are closely linked, we investigate the causes and consequences of this relationship internationally, across multiple sites in the United Kingdom, Zimbabwe, Kenya, India and Zambia.

Our ethos is grounded in the belief that all children deserve to survive and thrive. We take a holistic approach to global child health, centering on child development, by supporting maternal health and whole communities.

Our research is supported by…