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Samuel K. Kumah, MB,ChB

Academic Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:

Medicine

Secondary Appointment(s):

Emergency Medicine

Additional Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Location:

VA Medical Center

Phone (Primary):

410--605-7000

Education and Training

1980 - 1984: Bachelor of Science (Human Biology)- University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

1980 - 1987: MB, CH.b- School of Medical Sciences, University of Science and Technology. Kumasi, Ghana

1993 - 1996: Post-Graduate Medical Education, Howard University Hospital, Washington DC, USA

1996: Fellowship, Pulmonary Medcine, MT Sinai School of Medicine, City University of New York, Elmhurst Hospital Center, Elmhurst, NY, USA

Research/Clinical Keywords

group A, group C, Meningooccal Polysaccharide-Protein Conjugate, Vaccines, Infants

Highlighted Publications

Induction of immunologic memory in children by vaccination in infancy with group A and group C Meningococcal Polysaccharide-Protein Conjugate Vaccine. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 1997; 175: 200-4.

A trial of group A and group C Meningooccal Polysaccharide-Protein Conjugate Vaccine in African Infants. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 1995; 171: 523-8.

Research Interests

Group A and Group C Meningooccal Polysaccharide-Protein Conjugate Vaccine

Awards and Affiliations

05/1991: WHO Meningococcal Polysaccharide-Protein Conjugate Vaccine Study (Through the British Medical Researcg Council