Kintampo health research centre - Staff profile||George Ajei
George Adjei has a Bsc (Hons) Mathematics degree and a Diploma in Education which he pursued concurrently at the university of Cape Coast from 1991 to 1996.
then did his
National Service at St Paul's Secondary School at Asakraka-Kwahu in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
Whilst in St Paul's Secondary School, he
taught Mathematics and Physics.
He completed his National Service in 1996 and then joined Akwamuman Secondary School in 1997 where he taught Core Mathematics, Elective Mathematics and Physics.
In Akwamuman Secondary School, George was a member of the School's Sports Committee and also a Housemaster.
had the opportunity to be trained in IT, Data logging and Physics instrumentation whilst in Akwamuman Secondary School
As a result of the training in data logging and IT, George
developed interest in database courses and enrolled in NIIT in 2000 where he
graduated in Oracle Application Developer course.
He later joined Kintampo Health Research Centre in November, 2002 as a Data Manager.
started by working on the following World Health Organization
Due to dedication to work and his potentials, George was recommended for a scholarship to pursue his second degree in the field of Population-Based Field Epidemiology at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The course has the following content: Biostatistics, Demography, Epidemiology and Data Management.
George returned in mid-2006 and was promoted to Senior Data Manager.
manages two malaria RTS,S vaccine trials currently ongoing in the Centre.
These trials are being conducted in collaboration with the PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative (PATH-MVI) and GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Biologicals.
has also attended a number of workshops and some of these are:
Sam Newton, Seth Owusu-Agyei, William Ampofo, Charles Zandoh, Martin Adjuik, George Adjei
, Samuel Tchum, Suzanne Filteau and Betty R. Kirkwood.