United States - UK Partnership: antimicrobial drug resistance in a changing agricultural world

Lead Research Organisation: University of Liverpool
Department Name: Institute of Infection and Global Health

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Publications

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Description Government of Kenya Zoonotic Disease Technical Working Group
Geographic Reach Africa 
Policy Influence Type Participation in a advisory committee
Impact Directly influenced systems of national disease surveillance, ranking of priority diseases at a national level
 
Description Kenyan National MERS Taskforce
Geographic Reach Africa 
Policy Influence Type Participation in a advisory committee
Impact The MERS Talk Force has implemented national surveys to understand the epidemiology of MERS in the country and develop control strategies
 
Description BBSRC Agri-food technology Seeding catalyst
Amount £10,000 (GBP)
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 01/2018 
End 12/2018
 
Description BBSRC Translational Awards
Amount £80,000 (GBP)
Funding ID BB/R020051/1 
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 04/2018 
End 10/2019
 
Description CGIAR A4NH
Amount $20,000,000 (USD)
Organisation CGIAR 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country France
Start 01/2014 
End 12/2018
 
Description CGIAR AMR Hub
Amount $500,000 (USD)
Funding ID A4NH CGIAR AMR Hub 
Organisation International Livestock Research Institute (ILRI) 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country Kenya
Start 02/2019 
End 02/2022
 
Description Fleming Fund Kenya Country Grant
Amount £6,000,000 (GBP)
Funding ID MML.574394-01681708-SUB 
Organisation Fleming Fund 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Start 09/2019 
End 04/2021
 
Description US State Department GII funding
Amount $8,000 (USD)
Organisation Ohio State University 
Sector Academic/University
Country United States
Start 06/2016 
End 09/2016
 
Title Biobank of samples 
Description Approximately 4000 samples collected through the project or in part through the project are housed in the ILRI based AZIZI biobank in Kenya. These are available in an open access format to the scientific community on request. This biobank continues to grow. 
Type Of Material Biological samples 
Year Produced 2015 
Provided To Others? Yes  
Impact Several scientific papers 
URL http://azizi.ilri.cgiar.org/
 
Title Sample biobank 
Description Biobank of biological samples and associated metadata from East African field research in humans and animals 
Type Of Material Database/Collection of data 
Year Produced 2018 
Provided To Others? Yes  
Impact None yet 
URL http://azizi.ilri.cgiar.org/
 
Description Collaboration with Smithsonian Institution 
Organisation Smithsonian Institution
Country United States 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution PI Fevre invited as a Research Associate of the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute Global Health Program
Collaborator Contribution Joint grant applications and analysis of data
Impact Grant application to MRC nCOVID call, 2020
Start Year 2019
 
Description DVS 
Organisation Veterinary Services Department
Country Kenya 
Sector Learned Society 
PI Contribution Training for fresh veterinary graduates who are attached to our programme at no cost to us for 52 weeks
Collaborator Contribution Partners are administering contracts for newly qualified vets who are attached to our programme
Impact Wide ranging contributions to project outputs more generally
Start Year 2018
 
Description EPT-2 USAID/FAO 
Organisation United States Agency for International Development
Country United States 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution We have contributed policy advice and samples to the EPT2 programme in Kenya
Collaborator Contribution EPT2 have contributed samples
Impact Analysed samples awaiting publication
Start Year 2016
 
Description Kenya FELTP 
Organisation Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT)
Department Kenya Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program
Country Kenya 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution We train FELTP residents in our programme
Collaborator Contribution Provide 3x full time trainees every year (total of 6 trainees at any given time) at no cost to our programme. Effectively, we are given 6 free members of full time staff.
Impact MSc theses x3 so far Papers x 3 in preparation 6x theses expected over the next 2 years
Start Year 2015
 
Description Kenya National Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee 
Organisation Government of Kenya
Country Kenya 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution PI Fevre is a member of the Kenya National Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee Technical Working Group on surviellance
Collaborator Contribution Contributions to the design of the national surveillance system for AMR
Impact National Action Plan for AMR
Start Year 2019
 
Description Kenya VMD 
Organisation Government of Kenya
Country Kenya 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution We have partnered with the Kenya VMD to undertake a value chain analysis of antimicrobial drugs in Kenya. We provided an intern to undertake data entry, and we provided draft questionnaires and technical input to survey design. We will jointly write a paper.
Collaborator Contribution Partner has provided data collected through government funded work.
Impact No yet
Start Year 2017
 
Description Lancet One Health Commission 
Organisation The Lancet
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Private 
PI Contribution PI Fevre is a Commissioner on the Lancet Commission on One Health
Collaborator Contribution Drafting of international report on Food Safety and One Health
Impact Not yet
Start Year 2019
 
Description St Louis Zoo 
Organisation Saint Louis Zoo
Country United States 
Sector Private 
PI Contribution Joint work in the field and joint analysis of data leading to publications
Collaborator Contribution Funding from their fundraising activitites
Impact PLoS One. 2015 Oct 16;10(10):e0140125. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0140125. eCollection 2015. Serological Evidence of MERS-CoV Antibodies in Dromedary Camels (Camelus dromedaries) in Laikipia County, Kenya. Deem SL1, Fèvre EM2, Kinnaird M3, Browne AS4, Muloi D5, Godeke GJ6, Koopmans M7, Reusken CB6.
Start Year 2013
 
Description US Centers for Disease Control 
Organisation Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Country United States 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution Testing materials created at CDC (diagnostic tests) for efficacy using stored samples
Collaborator Contribution Provision at no cost of lateral flow diagnostic test devices
Impact Preliminary data relating to testingm and an MoU/Material Transfer Agreement
Start Year 2018
 
Description ZDU Kenya 
Organisation Government of Kenya
Department Zoonotic Disease Unit
Country Kenya 
Sector Public 
PI Contribution ZDU is a policy partner to whom we have contributed policy advice for national level policy making
Collaborator Contribution Facilitation to work in Kenya
Impact Formal advice to policy fora. Involvment of the PI in two national task forces.
Start Year 2012
 
Description News article: Kenya tackles growing threat of deadly animal viruses transmitted to humans 
Form Of Engagement Activity A press release, press conference or response to a media enquiry/interview
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Two page spread article in the Kenyan daily paper the "Business Daily" on March 2 2017 entitled 'Kenya tackles growing threat of deadly animal viruses transmitted to humans'. Article the results of a series of interviews with project staff by a science journalist
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2017
URL http://www.businessdailyafrica.com/corporate/Kenya-tackles-growing-threat-of-deadly-animal-viruses-/...
 
Description PhD student participation in a US-UK-Brazil exchange 
Form Of Engagement Activity Participation in an activity, workshop or similar
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Postgraduate students
Results and Impact PhD student from University of Liverpool spend 4 months between Ohio State University (USA) and Uniersity of Paraiba, Brazil, working with collaborators on lab based projects, practical training and undertaking transferable skills workshops.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2016
 
Description Quote and photo in Daily Nation 
Form Of Engagement Activity A press release, press conference or response to a media enquiry/interview
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Public/other audiences
Results and Impact Brief piece in the Kenyan Daily Nation newspaper reporting on urban health
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2017
 
Description Uppsala Health Summit 2017 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach International
Primary Audience Policymakers/politicians
Results and Impact Uppala Health Summit; The overall goal for this year's summit is to bring together a diverse group ofpolicy-makers, scientists, industry representatives and civil society to stimulate dialogue around the One Health concept as approach to emerging infectious disease threats.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2017
URL http://www.uppsalahealthsummit.se/our-summits/tackling-infectious-disease-threats-with-a-one-health-...