HELEN COX

UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR

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Associate Professor Helen Cox is an epidemiologist based in the Division of Medical Microbiology, a member of the Institute for Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine and a co-investigator at the Wellcome Centre for Infectious Disease Research at the University of Cape Town, South Africa.

 

Helen has previously worked in tuberculosis programmes run by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and South Africa. She has worked in the area of  tuberculosis and drug-resistant tuberculosis since 2001, and was awarded the Union Scientific Prize for tuberculosis research in 2015.