Improving quality and access to HIV/AIDS in Cameroon

Basic data
Continent: 
Africa
Country: 
Cameroon
Partner institution: 
Regional Hospital Limbe
City: 
Limbe
Address: 
Mile 1, Limbe, South West Region
Phone: 
00237 - 33332250
Implementing organisation
Name of institution: 
University Medicine Rostock
Department: 
Department of Infectious Deseases and Tropical Medicine
Address: 
Ernst-Heydemann-Str. 6
City: 
18057 Rostock
Country: 
Germany
Local contact: 
Professor E.C. Reisinger| PD Dr. Ch. Hemmer
Phone: 
0049 -3981- 4947511| 0049- 3981-4947414
Type of project
Aim of the project: 
Improving quality and access to HIV/AIDS in the South-West Region of Cameroon
conducted since: 
10/2008
planned period: 
2015
Type: 
Medicine (clinical)
Medicine (scientific)
Epidemiology
Keywords: 
HIV
Supporting organisations
International organisations: 
ESTHER GIP Esther
Ministerium für Wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung
Organisations in the project country: 
Esther Cameroon
Ministry of Public Health Cameroon
Staff
Number total staff: 
14
Number medical staff (Doctors only): 
7
Number non-medical staff: 
7
Research projects
Title project: 
Hepatitis B and C: neglected diseases among health care workers in Cameroon
Publication: 
Fritzsche C, Becker F, Hemmer CJ, Riebold D, Klammt S, Hufert F, Akam W, Kinge TN, Reisinger EC. Hepatitis B and C: neglected diseases among health care workers in Cameroon. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2013 Mar;107(3):158-64.
Title project #2: 
Pneumocystis jirovecii colonisation in HIV-positive and HIV-negative subjects in Cameroon
Publication #2: 
Riebold D, Enoh DO, Kinge TN, Akam W, Bumah MK, Russow K, Klammt S, Loebermann M, Fritzsche C, Eyong JE, Eppel G, Kundt G, Hemmer CJ, Reisinger EC. Trop Med Int Health. 2014 Jun;19(6):643-655.