Thomas Zoller

In the News

IHI team engages with top brass at SERI

The IHI team (right) led by Dr. Honorati Masanja (not seen on the photo) meets with SERI officials (left row) during a stakeholder engagement meeting in Bern last week. PHOTO/COURTESY …

Health professionals learn “One Health” approach

Dr. Ally Olotu stresses a point when he addressed participants and invited guests during the opening ceremony. PHOTO/IHIcoms (Bagamoyo, Aprili 5 2019) Health professionals from Zoonotic disease risk areas of …

Recent Projects

Calcium supplementation on pregnant women

Project summary This is a trial-based study funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It intends to generate evidence for decision-making on the potential non-inferiority of a lower dose …

Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods

The Sustainable, Healthy, Learning Cities and Neighbourhoods is an exciting project in which IHI works with a consortium of partners from Asia and Africa to 1) develop capacity for improved …

Thomas Zoller

Research Scientist

Dr. Thomas Zoller is a senior scientist and former TB Research Team leader at Bagamoyo branch of Ifakara Health Institute. He is a consultant physician in internal medicine, infectious diseases and respiratory medicine and is affiliated with the clinical research unit at Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute in Basel, Switzerland, and with Charité University Medical Centre in Berlin, Germany. He is the PI of Tanzanian Lung Health Study at Ifakara Health Institute and further develops the field of lung health research at Ifakara Health Institute. Other research interests include the pathophysiology of late haemolytic reactions after antimalarial treatment, the treatment of severe malaria and the clinical development of new TB drug combinations.

View Dr. Zoller’s Research Interests and Publications


Evaluation of intravenous iron supplementation compared to oral supplementation among women with iron-deficient anemia

Tanzania lung health study: prevalence and risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

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