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Till Bärnighausen, MD, PhD, ScD

Alexander von Humboldt University Professor
University of Heidelberg

Dr. Bärnighausen is the Alexander von Humboldt University Professor at the University of Heidelberg; director of the Heidelberg Institute of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Heidelberg; and senior faculty at the Wellcome Trust’s Africa Health Research Institute (ARHI) in South Africa. Till’s research focuses on developing and testing population health interventions that address large healthcare needs in poor countries, in particular for HIV and other chronic conditions such as diabetes and hypertension. He focuses on interventions that can be implemented in resource-poor settings, such as community health worker initiatives and novel interventions in nurse-led primary care clinics.