Ekpo, U. F: Research

  • Epidemiology, predictive risk profiling and integrated control of neglected tropical diseases    (schistosomiasis,    soil-transmitted    helminthiasis,    onchocerciasis, lymphatic filariasis) and malaria.
  • Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) impact assessment on intestinal parasitic infection.
  • Epidemiology of  schistosomiasis  and  intestinal  parasitic  infection  in  infant  and preschool children: Determination of disease burden, assessment of the impact on health, and nutrition.
  • Design and development of behavioural Intervention Strategies (BIS) for control of parasitic infections