Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Infectious Disease

Visiting Professor



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Mrs Krupa Shukla +44 (0)20 7594 8839




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Professor Heather Zar, Red Cross Children's Hospital and Institute of Child Health, 2009

Professor David Goldblatt, Institute of Child Health, University College London, 2008

Dr Susan Dorman,Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins University, 2008

Dr Andres Floto, Senior Wellcome Fellow, University of Cambridge, 2007

Professor Peter Andersen, Staten Serum InstituteCopenhagen, Denmark, 2005

A/Professor Willem Hanekom, Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular MedicineUniversity of Cape Town, 2005

A/Professor Robert Wilkinson, Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular MedicineUniversity of Cape Town, 2005

Professor Mark Nicol, Institute of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Medicine (IIDMM) at the University of Cape Town, 2005

Guest Lectures

Correlates of protection for maternal immunisation: A way forward?, Keystone Symposium: “Translational Vaccinaology for Global Health”, London, Oct 25 - 29th 2016, 2016

Session Chair : TB vaccinesSpeaker : Vaccines for Global Health and the Centre for International Child Health (CICH)@Imperial, Imperial College London, London, 2015

Keynote Lecture - Vaccines, Immunity and Global Child Health, Imperial College London, London, 2015

Vaccines, Immunity and Global Child Health, 2015

Advaced Academy for tuberculosis in Europe: Kids with TB, German Centre for TB research, Borstel, Germany, 2015

The challenges of MDR/XDR-TB in children, German Society for Infectious Diseases, Freiburg, Germany, 2015

Innate Immunity and vaccine responses in African infants entries, MRC Unit, The Gambia, Gambia, 2015

Diagnosis and management of Childhood turberculosis, Tropeninstitut, Tubingen, 2015

Pertusis and vaccination strategies in pregnancy, Pertusis Consortium, Nijmwegen, 2015

Basic research and optimal use of new tools for TB control in children, European Centre for Disease ControlInternational Childhood Tuberculosis Meeting 2011 Stockholm, 17-18 March 2011, Stockholm, 2011

TB in children: still a difficult task for the clinician?, ERS TB PAN-NET Online Course on Tuberculosis, Update 2011, European Respiratory Society (ERS), 2011

Can we reduce susceptibility to Tb in children with HIV?, International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (IUATLD) 41st Annual Conference, Berlin, 2010

Multi-drug resistant TB in children, 2010 Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Boston,MA USA, 2010

Paediatric Tuberculosis, European Respiratory Society (ERS)Annual Meeting, Barcelona, 2010

“All change?” Open for business at the MRC- The Gambia, Wellcome Centre for Clinical Tropical MedicineAnnual Centre Meeting, Liverpool, 2010

Understanding immune responsesto tuberculosis in children, Wright-Fleming InstituteInfection and Immunity Seminar, Imperial College London, 2010

Paediatric TB diagnostics studies, Annual Meeting of the Tuberculosis Clinical Diagnostics Consortium (TB-CDRC)Johns Hopkins University, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 2010

Tuberculosis in children in Europe - the ptbnet, XIII Taller Internacional sobre Tuberculosis UITB-2009, Barcelona, Barcelona, 2009

The use of IGRA for the diagnosis of TB in children, World Society of Paediatric Infectious Diseases (WSPID), Buenos Aires, 2009

Research Staff


Basu Roy,R





Mehring-Le Doare,K


Research Student Supervision

Basu-Roy,R, Protection from Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection: Learning from exposed but uninfected children

Battersby,A, The ontogeny of immunity in Gambian infants

Dr Bamford,A, The correlation of impaired T cell function with B cell memory responses in HIV-infected children

Dr Jones,C, The influence of maternal TB and HIV on infant responses to BCG

Dr Whittaker,E, The role of IL-17 in childhood tuberculosis

LeDoare,K, Group-B strep in mothers and infants in West Africa

Lindsey,B, Maternal Immunisation: Opportunities and challenges

Payne,S, Uptake of immunisations in children under one in The Gambia

Tena-Coki,GN, The impact of ART on reconstitution of immune responses to mycobacteria