Big SHIFT

Big SHIFT

Mass drug administration of ivermectin for scabies to result in the control of serious bacterial infections.

Countries  Pacific Island Countries
Diseases Scabies
Drugs Ivermectin
Research Discipline Population Health Interventions
Contact Person Dr Li Jun Thean
Link to Project https://www.mcri.edu.au/tropicaldiseases
Partner Organisations or Research Institutions involved Fiji Ministry of Health and Medical Services
Kirby Institute, NSW
Menzies School of Health Research
University of Melbourne
Fiji National University
Approximate project duration 2017-2020