Wangeci is Research Fellow in the Epidemiology and Demography Department at the KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme in Kilifi, Kenya where she assists in oversight of the Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Impact Study (PCVIS). Her area of interest is in using epidemiologic methods to generate evidence to inform vaccine policy. Prior to joining KWTRP, Wangeci worked on various vaccine-related projects at the International Vaccine Access Center and Center for Immunization Research, both at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland. She received her Master’s and PhD degrees in International Health with a specialization in global disease epidemiology and control from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland.

Experience

  • –present
    Researcher, KEMRI Wellcome Trust Research Programme