Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineSchool of Public Health

Visiting Reader



+44 (0)20 7594 5029l.conteh




32ANorfolk PlaceSt Mary's Campus





Lesong Conteh is a health economist with a research focus on the economics of infectious diseases, primarily malaria, and health system performance in sub Saharan Africa.

While at Imperial College she established the Global Health Stream of the Masters in Public Health (MPH), and developed the Global Health Challenges and Global Health Innovations Modules.  She was Co-Director of the MPH 2013-2017.




COSMIC CONSORTIUM, 2019, Community-based malaria screening and treatment for pregnant women receiving standard intermittent preventive treatment with sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine: a multicentre (The Gambia, Burkina Faso and Benin) cluster randomised controlled trial, Clinical Infectious Diseases, Vol:68, ISSN:1058-4838, Pages:586-596

Ginsburg O, Rositch AF, Conteh L, et al., 2018, Breast cancer disparities among women in low- and middle-income countries, Current Breast Cancer Reports, Vol:10, ISSN:1943-4588, Pages:179-186

Tanner M, Whittaker M, Abdallah OK, et al., 2017, malERA: An updated research agenda for health systems and policy research in malaria elimination and eradication, Plos Medicine, Vol:14, ISSN:1549-1277

Nayagam S, Sicuri E, Lemoine M, et al., 2017, Economic evaluations of HBV testing and treatment strategies and applicability to low and middle-income countries, Bmc Infectious Diseases, Vol:17, ISSN:1471-2334, Pages:107-116


Cucunuba ZM, Sicuri E, Diaz D, et al., 2017, ESTIMATING THE COSTS AND COST-EFFECTIVENESS OF EARLY DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT OF CHAGAS DISEASE IN COLOMBIA, 65th Annual Meeting of the American-Society-of-Tropical-Medicine-and-Hygiene (ASTMH), AMER SOC TROP MED & HYGIENE, Pages:364-364, ISSN:0002-9637

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