Michael Chipeta

Michael is a Lancaster University/Malawi-Liverpool-Wellcome Trust partnership post-doctoral fellow in the CHICAS research group at Lancaster Medical School. He formerly did BSc and MSc in Biostatistics at the University of Malawi, and then went on to join the University of Liverpool before moving to Lancaster University, where he obtained his PhD in Statistics and Epidemiology. He works on the development of geostatistical surveillance methodology and applications. He is using the latest geospatial methods to improve current predictive models of local spatiotemporal variation in malaria disease burden, transmission and control coverage at population level in Malawi.