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Malathi Ram, PhD

  • Associate Scientist

Departmental Affiliations

Contact Information

615 N.Wolfe Street
Suite W5021
Baltimore, Maryland 21205


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PhD, Cornell University, 1992
MS, Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University, 1980
BS, Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University, 1977

Honors and Awards

Postdoctoral Fellowship, Department of Population Dynamics, The Johns Hopkins University, 1992-94.

The Population Council Fellowship, 1990-1991.

The Ritchie Reed Fellowship, The Population Council, 1990-91.

Canon, Cutler, Eastwood, Maltby, Rollins and Warren Fellowship, College of Human Ecology, Cornell University, 1989-90.

  • Data Management, Data Quality Control, Public Health, Clinical Trials
  • Nakimuli-Mpungu, E, Bass, J. K., Alexandre, P., Mills,E.J., Musisi, S., Ram, M., Katabira, E., and Nachega, J.B. Depression, Alcohol Use and Adherence to Antiretroviral Therapy in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Systematic Review. AIDS Behav. 2011: DOI 10.1007/s10461-011-0087-8.

  • Farley, J.E., Ram, M., Pan, W., Waldman, S., Cassell, G.H., Chaisson, R.E., Weyer, K., Lancaster, J., and Van der Walt, M. Outcomes of Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) among a Cohort of South African Patients with High HIV Prevalence. PLoS ONE 2011; 6(7): e20436.

  • Six Week Extended-Dose Nevirapine (SWEN) Study Team, Bedri A, Gudetta B, Isehak A, Kumbi S, Lulseged S, Mengistu Y, Bhore AV, Bhosale R, Varadhrajan V, Gupte N, Sastry J, Suryavanshi N, Tripathy S, Mmiro F, Mubiru M, Onyango C, Taylor A, Musoke P, Nakabiito C, Abashawl A, Adamu R, Antelman G, Bollinger RC, Bright P, Chaudhary MA, Coberly J, Guay L, Fowler MG, Gupta A, Hassen E, Jackson JB, Moulton LH, Nayak U, Omer SB, Propper L, Ram M, Rexroad V, Ruff AJ, Shankar A, Zwerski S. 12 month follow-up of SWEN RCTs: Differential Impact of Extended-dose Nevirapine on mother-to-child transmission and Infant Death by maternal CD4 cell count. AIDS 2011 Mar 27;25(6):767-76 PMID 21330912.

  • Martinson, N.A., Barnes, G.L., Moulton, L/H., Msandiwa, R., Hausler, H., Ram, M., McIntyre, J.A., Gray, G.E., and Chaisson, R.E. New Regimens to Prevent Tuberculosis in Adults with HIV Infection. N Engl J Med 2011; 365: 11-20

  • Khan, W.A., Sack D.A., Ahmed, S., Prue, C.S., Shafiul Alam, M., Haque, R. Khyang, J., Ram, M., Akter, J., Nyunt, M.M., Norris, D., Glass, G., Shields, T., Haq, M.Z., Cravioto, A., Sullivan Jr., D.J. Mapping hypoendemic, seasonal malaria in rural Bandarban, Bangladesh: a prospective surveillance. Malaria Journal 2011, 10:124