Abdulmumin Ibrahim, was a 3 month IAVI Fellow from Nigeria. Abdulmumin was mentored by Dr. Katherine Gill and Prof. Linda-Gail Bekker Abdul investigated the prevalence and severity in adolescents who had not been exposed to HIV. The title of his research, ‘Hepatitis B status in cohort of HIV-uninfected Adolescents: The need for Hepatitis B booster vaccine’.
Abdul has recently been awarded and is pursuing a PhD in at UCT. His PhD is in “Impact of maternal HIV on the uninfected neonatal brain”.