Nunung Nuraini Machpud

Epidemiologist

Qualification:

  • MEpid, University of Indonesia, Depok, Indonesia
  • BS., Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB), Bandung, Indonesia

About: Nunung earned BSc in Biology and MEpid in Epidemiology. She has worked in medical research for 18 years. Mostly her research works were carried out in numerous bacterial studies in Indonesia when she worked at Bacterial Disease Program at the US-military international biomedical research laboratory in Jakarta. She received several awards for her significant contribution in establishing an Infectious Disease Laboratory in Aceh, Indonesia and medical technology transfers affiliated with the Indonesian Ministry of Health. She has an expertise in molecular diagnostics using real-time PCR and Luminex methods. She has joined EOCRU since 2014 and mostly worked for social studies of medical anthropology and health system analysis. She was also contributed for antimalarial drug clinical trials by helping research investigators in handling data management, data analysis, writing reports and scientific papers.

Interests:

  • Epidemiology
  • Health system
  • Diagnosis, treatment, and health of anthropological studies

Publications

  • Prevalence of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) in hospitalized acute diarrhea patients in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2003 Oct;47(2):399-405.
  • Antimicrobial resistance of bacterial pathogens associated with diarrheal patients in Indonesia Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2003 Jun;68(6):666-70.
  • Enteropathogens associated with acute diarrhea in community and hospital patients in Jakarta, Indonesia. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 2002 Oct 11;34(2):139-46.
  • Toxins and colonization factor antigens of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli among residents of Jakarta, Indonesia. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2001 Aug;65(2):120-4.