Arnaud Iradukunda
Visiting Scholars and Scientists

Arnaud Iradukunda

Takemi Fellow

Takemi Program in International Health

airadukunda@hsph.harvard.edu


Overview

Postdoc Research Fellow at Harvard University, Dr Arnaud is both a Medical Doctor from Kamenge Teaching Hospital ( University of Burundi) and Statistician from Lake Tanganyika University. He is also an International UNESCO's certified in Bioethics and human rights for research (UNESCO Chair Bioethics, Haifa University).
Over the past five years, Dr. Arnaud collaborated with National, regional and international organizations like the Burundi Ministry of Health, the WHO, the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene , the Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation of Washington University , the Federation of African Medical Student Association and the International Journal of Medical Student.

On Head of ARNECH Research and Consulting Office, Dr. Arnaud is highly resourceful and goal-driven researcher with key interest in Clinical and DHS data analysis, Data Science for Diseases Modelling, System Thinking and Dynamics Modelling. He is also interested in designing of effective M&E system and developing tools for routine data collection and data analysis using varied regressions to calculate incremental effect of projects interventions on targeted population.
Dr Arnaud Iradukunda aims to improve quality of international health research and evaluation through working and providing mentorship to local staff, especially in humanitarian and fragile settings in sub-Sahara Africa.
As Takemi fellow, Dr. Arnaud Iradukunda intends develop modelling skills to examine problems of mobilizing, allocating, and managing scarce resources to improve health with effective strategies for disease control and prevention particulary in low and middle-income countries.

BSc, 01.2019, Statistics
Lake Tanganyika University, Burundi

Research Fellowship, 06.2024, International Health
Harvard University, Boston, MA, USA

MD, 07.2023, Medicine
University of Burundi, Kamenge Teaching Hospital,Burundi

International certificate, 08.2019, Bioethics in research
Haifa University, Israel

Grant-European Congress of Clinical Microbioloy and Infectious Diseases, Denmark2023-2023
European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Grant-Japan Pharmaceutical Manufactures Associations(JPMA),USA2023-2024
Harvard T.H Chan School of Public Health

Grant-Young East African Scientist Baraza,Rwanda2022-2022
East African Health Research and Commission

Grant-Third RSTMH and East African Research in Progress, KCMCC, Tanzania2019-2019
Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene


Bibliography

Iradukunda, A., Gaturagi, C., Habonima, A., Manirakiza, M., Bucumi, V., Nimpa, D., & Odjidja, E. N. (2024). Community Directed Ivermectin Treatment Coverage in Burundi: A Spatio-Temporal Analysis for 2030 World Health Organization Road Map. East Africa Science, 6(1), 90-97

Iradukunda, Arnaud, et al.

Iradukunda, A., Gaturagi, C., Habonima, A., Manirakiza, M., Bucumi, V., Nimpa, D., & Odjidja, E. N. (2024). Community Directed Ivermectin Treatment Coverage in Burundi: A Spatio-Temporal Analysis for 2030 World Health Organization Road Map. East Africa Science, 6(1), 90-97. 2024.