Research interests range from the comprehensive evaluation of malaria treatment policy changes in southern Africa, to improving anti-malarial dosing regimens for vulnerable populations including young children, pregnant women and those with prevalent co-morbidities, including malnutrition and HIV and more recently leading Phase 1 clinical trials on novel antimalarial compounds.
Research interests: HIV cohort and infectious disease epidemiology; operations research on service responses for priority health conditions; data harmonisation and linkage; and context-appropriate health information systems development.
David is a public health specialist with many years operational experience in primary care and infectious disease service delivery. He holds an honorary faculty position at UCL.
Research interests: understanding how the malaria parasite deals with the large influx of haem associated with ingestion and degradation of haemoglobin in its digestive vacuole and the effects of antimalarials such as chloroquine, which inhibit this process. Speciation and behaviour of free Fe III haem in aqueous solution. Interaction of Fe III haem with antimalarials and effects on haem in cultured parasites.
His main research interests are in the therapeutic aspects of HIV-associated tuberculosis and drug-resistant tuberculosis, antiretroviral therapy in resource-limited settings, and the pharmacokinetics of antiretroviral and anti-tuberculosis drugs. She participates in research projects across Africa, as well as in Asia and South America where a key interest is the support and mentoring of investigator-initiated pharmacology research projects. Computational scientist with expertise in the development of Parallel and Hybrid model computer codes for application to chemical, life and biomedical sciences.
Diana and her siblings spent considerable time with their maternal grandparents during their mother's bouts with tuberculosis. Diana Ross was arrested for How High The Moon - Claude Williams - Call For The Fiddler (Vinyl on December 30,in Tucson, Arizonawhile undergoing substance abuse treatment at a local rehabilitation facility.
Various works have been inspired by Ross's career and life. The character of Deena Jones in both the play and film versions of Dreamgirls was inspired by Ross. Several of Ross's songs have been covered and sampled. The song has also been covered live and on albums by Jennifer LopezAmy Winehouse. Motown: The Musical is a Broadway musical that launched on April 14, As a member of the Supremes, her songs "Stop!
As lead singer of the Supremes and as a solo artist, Ross has earned 18 number-one singles 12 as lead singer of the Supremes and 6 as a solo artist. Ross is the only female artist to have number one singles as a solo artist; as the other half of a duet Lionel Richie ; as a member of a trio the Supremes ; and, as an ensemble member "We Are the World" by USA for Africa.
Ross was featured on the Notorious B. Billboard magazine named Ross the "female entertainer of the century" in In OctoberDiana Ross was inducted in the Guinness Book Of World Recordsas "the most successful female music artist in history" due to her success in the United States and United Kingdom for having more hits than any other female artist in the charts with a career total of 70 hit singles.
Ross is also one of the few recording artists to have two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame—one as a solo artist and the other as a member of the Supremes. After her concert in Central Park, Diana Ross Playground was named in her honor with a groundbreaking opening ceremony in Ross was given credit for the discovery of the Jackson 5although her "discovery" was simply part of Motown's marketing and promotions plan for the Jackson 5.
Consequently, their debut album was titled Diana Ross Presents the Jackson 5. It was actually Motown producer Bobby Taylor who discovered the Jacksons. InRoss was one of 25 African-American women saluted at Oprah Winfrey's Legends Balla three-day celebration, honoring their contributions to art, entertainment, and civil rights.
On November 16,Ross was announced as one of the 21 recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedomthe nation's highest civilian honor. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. American singer, actress b. This article is about the American singer. For the English children's author, see Diana Ross author. Detroit, MichiganU. Singer songwriter composer actress record producer film producer television producer screenwriter entertainer.
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Jones, who won an NCAA championship with the University of San Francisco and an Olympic gold medal as a player, developed a reputation as a strong defender during his Celtics playing days, in the s and s.
He retired after the —67 season, but then, as coach, led the team to four straight NBA finals in the s. March 18, — Dec. He began undercover work for the British secret service while studying modern languages at Oxford, and later served in Germany during the Cold War.
While still working as a secret agent, he turned to fiction writing, eventually doing so full-time — lucky for the legions of fans who have since been swept away by his novels, including the bestseller, The Spy Who Came In From the Cold; Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy and other classics. But he was already a legend LP his colleagues, becoming the first pilot to break the sound barrier, inand setting a number of other flight records in a long military career.
Yeager, who died Dec. After the war he became an Air Force test pilot, working in aeronautics programs that led to the space program. He set numerous flight speed records, once flying a X-1A military plane more than 1, mph.
Yeager returned to serving as a combat pilot during the Vietnam War and also served in several Air Force command positions. He received the Presidential Medal of Freedom of June 22, — Dec. But while serving as Goodwill Ambassador for the National M. July 22, — Nov. Along the way, he earned a Peabody Award, many Emmys, a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and the thanks of NASA for helping to recruit new astronauts, including the first woman to be sent to the moon.
He played with four other Major LP Baseball teams before retiring after the season. His Yankees teams played in the postseason for all but two of his first 14 seasons, and he stayed with the squad for his entire year career. However, his control and ability to throw pitches from many angles helped him win games and get 10 World Series pitching victories and eight Series titles.
Ford also was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Louis Cardinals teams of the s, Bob Gibson smashed baseball records and won games in a year career. That year, he won 22 games with an earned run average of 1. Gibson was a multisport athlete before pursuing a baseball career, even playing a short stint with the Harlem Globetrotters basketball team.
DeWitt Jr. Davis remained active as a performer and writer for most of his life, even providing occasional voice-overs for the animated series King of the Hill and Johnny Bravo. She lived to see her story told in the movie I Am Woman. May 30, — Sept. The two became the first interracial roomates in the history of the National Football League in Piccolo was diagnosed with cancer in and died the next year. After retirement, Sayers worked in the athletic department of the University of Kansas his alma mater and then moved on to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, where he was the athletic director for 15 years.
He also founded computer supply and technology consulting firms. March 15, — Sept. Supreme Court — 27 years ago, by President Bill Clinton. The frilly lace collar that adorned her black robe belied the steel in her determination. Unable to get a job at a law firm because she was a woman, Ginsburg became a law professor. Once on the high court, she became well known for her strong dissents in many landmark cases, including the pay-discrimination suit that led to the passage of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act.
July 20, — Sept. June 18, — Sept. Louis Cardinals. He retired with a record of career stolen bases; he now ranks second. Brock had fought a number of medical conditions in recent years including a battle with myeloma in That gives you a purpose for being there.
You become a chemist, which makes a team tick. He was an elite pitcher for years after that, finishing his career with wins, a 2. Inhis family announced he had been diagnosed with dementia and would retire from public life; the Associated Press reported Seaver died from complications of Lewy body dementia and COVID Known as a fierce competitor and taskmaster, Thompson demanded excellence from his players on and off the basketball court. During his year tenure he led Georgetown to 20 NCAA tournaments and six Big East titles, and 97 percent of his players also received their college degrees.
Thompson required his players to wear a coat and tie when traveling and would call a 5 a. His greatest successes came after his colon cancer diagnosiswhich he kept secret. June 24, — Aug. True to his roots in the Brooklyn streets, he ascended literary heights in over 20 books, and helped fellow celebrity writer Tom Wolfe invent the New Journalism.
At age 27, she sued the Warner Bros. A Paris resident who enjoyed a glass of Champagne daily weekly after ageshe took the editor of the weekly news magazine Paris Match as her second husband. With Regis and Kathie Lee and Live!
With Regis and Kelly. From until he retired inPhilbin started each morning interviewing celebrities, commenting on current events and riffing about his personal life with his co-hosts, Kathie Lee Gifford and, later, Kelly Ripa. Philbin was also the first host of the wildly popular game show Who Wants to Be a Millionairewhich debuted in In the s, Philbin landed a job parking cars at a Los Angeles television station before he worked his way in front of a camera.
He has been recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records for spending nearly 17, hours on television — shattering the record held by long-time broadcaster Hugh Downs. Some of my shows failed miserably, and I was upset by it and it dented my confidence.
But I never stopped. His longtime friend and TV partner, Gifford was among those sharing her grief on social media. And there never will be. February 21, — July 17, John R. Lewis, who died of pancreatic cancer, was the last surviving speaker of the March on Washington.
In his early life he was also known as one of the original Freedom Riders, as Chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and for his role in the marches from Selma to Montgomery, AL.
One of those marches famously left him bloodied by white police officers on the Edmund Pettus Bridge. Lewis first won elected office inas an at-large member of the Atlanta City Council. Inhe was elected as U. He served 33 years in that role, and remained throughout his time in Congress a staunch advocate for equality, and for peace.
Lewis announced his cancer diagnosis on December 29,and spent the final months of his life witnessing, if from the sidelines, seismic changes within American society. And through the decades, he not only gave all of himself to the cause of freedom and justice, but inspired generations that followed to live up to his example. She was on a recent comeback after deemphasizing her career to Album) her family.
His Nashville career dated back to the s, when he worked as a session musician, songwriter and producer. The song earned a Country Music Association Award for single of the year and a Grammy for best country vocal performance by a duo or group. Daniels continued to tour into his 80s; he hosted 20 editions of his Volunteer Jam festivals over more than 40 years, with the last in He was also known for being a sidekick and announcer for Jack Parr on the Tonight Show.
Billy Graham and Barry Goldwater, his fascination with science led him to the South Pole, an encounter with a great white shark off the waters of Australia and a ride on a NASA aircraft that simulated the weightlessness of space. Downs began his career in radio, and one of his first TV jobs was as an announcer on the Kukla, Fran and Ollie puppet show. But a bout of stage fright drove him to the movies, where he made his mark both in blockbusters as Bilbo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings and as an android in Alien and in countless hit art films The Sweet HereafterGarden State, and Robin and Marian.
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