Overview - Teams world wide

The department of infectious disease epidemiology consists of an assembly of international teams spread throughout the world.

Team Hamburg is part of the Bernhard Nocht Insitute for Tropical Medicine and also the headquarters of the department. Its focus is Research & Development as well as International Teaching & Capacity Building.

Team Kumasi is based at the Kumasi Centre for Collaborative Research (KCCR), Ghana, as well as at the Agogo Presbyterian Hospital and other hospitals, where most of our clinical studies are conducted.

Team Arusha is located in Arusha, Tanzania, and is mainly working within the East African Community (EAC) to establish a sustainable laboratory infrastructure and response network across East Africa.

Team Tanga is based at the National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR) in Tanga, as well as at the Magunga District Hospital in Korogwe, Tanzania.

Team Antananarivo is based at the University of Antananarivo at the Laboratoire de Microbiologie et de Parasitologie Université Antananarive (LMPUA) in Madagascar and is contributing to our research projects as well.

Team Vientiane is located at the Lao Tropical and Public Health Institute (Lao TPHI) in Vientiane, Laos

Team Hué is based at the Hué University of Medicine and Pharmacy (HUMP) in Vietnam

Zu sehen sind die internationalen Standorte der Abteilung Infektionsepidemiologie in Deutschland, Ghana, Tansania, Madagaskar, Laos und Vietnam

Head of Department

Jürgen May (-402)


Office Assistant

Ulrike Kolander (-402)
Cornelia Bechtel (-)


Scientific Project Management

Juliane Bönecke (-268)
Johanna Brinkel (-268)
Theresa Habermann
Liane Lammert (-244)
Maike Lamshöft (-268)

Scientific Staff

Daniela Fusco (-504)
Nicole Sunaina Gilberger (-639)
Ralf Krumkamp (-535)
Eva Lorenz (-639)
Eva Mertens (-243)
Dewi Ismajani Puradiredja (-243)
Kathrin Schuldt (-405)
Ricardo Strauss (-243)
Thorsten Thye (-403)
Andrea Molina (-268)


Team Arusha, Tanzania

Florian Gehre
Muna Affara
Neema Omari
Grace A. Oshido


Team KCCR, Ghana

Oumou Maiga Ascofaré

Zu sehen ist eine große Gruppe Forscher und Mitarbeiter einer Abteilung. Sie cshauen freundlich in Richtung Betrachter

Zu sehen ist ein freundlicher, selbstbewusster und erfahrener Forscher aus dem europäischen Raum.
Head of Department

Prof. Dr. Jürgen May

Telefon: +49 40 285380-402

E-Mail: may@bnitm.de

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