Dr Adrian Muwonge
BBSRC Future Leader Fellow
Adrian is a BBSRC Future Leader Fellow with a molecular epidemiology background whose research work focuses on Africa. He is currently focusing on the molecular basis of antimicrobial resistance development and dissemination at the human-animal interface. He has previously worked on the molecular characterization, evolution and diagnostic challenges of tuberculous and non tuberculous mycobacteria recovered at the human-animal interface in various African countries.
Area of Expertise
Research expertise: Metagenomics of the gut microbiome , Molecular basis of antimicrobial resistance development and dissemination in the gut microbiome, Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex at the human-animal interface
2009 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Norwegian University of Life Science The Molecular Epidemiology of Tuberculous and Non-tuberculous Mycobacteria
2007 Master of Public Health, Norwegian University of Life Science The epidemiology of tuberculous and non-tuberculous mycobacteria in Uganda
2001 Bachelors in Veterinary Medicine & Surgery, Makerere University Assessment of Worm Burden in pets Using Hypoproteinemia and Eosinophilia