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4 November 2019 SATVI Senior Research officer Elisa Nemes promoted to Associate Professor

4 Nov 2019 - 15:30

The interim Dean of the UCT Faculty of Health Sciences has just announced that SATVI Senior Research Officer, Elisa Nemes has been promoted to Associate Professor.   

 

SATVI Senior Researcher, Elisa Nemes promoted to Associate Professor

Elisa completed her PhD in HIV-specific Tcell Immunology in Italy and France in 2008. She then worked on paediatric immune responses to HIV and TB in Cameroon. She joined SATVI in 2011, where she has been involved in basic immunology studies, immuno-diagnostics, clinical trials of new TB vaccines and studies of host correlates of risk of TB disease in BCG-vaccinated infants; and of BCG/TB immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) in HIV+ children. She is funded by competitive grants from the Center for AIDS Research (CFAR) and the US National Institutes of Health. 

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