Research interests: Malaria, arboviruses, antimicrobial resistance and capacity development
Muzamil Mahdi Abdel Hamid (PhD) is a full time Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases and Molecular Biology, and Head Department of Parasitology and Medical Entomology at Institute of Endemic Diseases (IEND), University of Khartoum, Sudan. His research work focuses on genomic epidemiology and transmission dynamics of vector-borne diseases including malaria, monitoring malaria drug resistance, and on antimicrobial resistance (AMR). Also, he is working on emerging and neglected tropical diseases with a particular interest in surveillance, mapping, the development and evaluation of new diagnostics tools. As part of PANDORA-ID NET in which he is an investigator he is interested in arboviruses, emerging diseases, antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and capacity development. He has been managing a number of research grants and collaborations with key scientists in the field. He published over sixty research articles in peer reviewed international Journals.