Health Effects of Heat Interventions Advisory Committee

This committee considers applications for the funding award, Heat adaptation: evaluating interventions to help manage the health effects of heat.

Members are listed below. Additional experts will join as necessary.


Professor Lindsay Stringer (Chair)

University of York, UK

Dr Meghnath Dhimal

Nepal Health Research Council, Nepal

Dr Caradee Wright

South African Medical Research Council

Professor Francisco de Assis Mendonca

Universidade Fedearl do Paraná, Brazil

Dr Guéladio Cissé

Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Switzerland

Dr Jacques-André Ndione

Centre de Suivi Ecologique de Dakar, Senegal

Professor Ibidun Adelekan

University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Mr Walter Ubal

International Development Research Council, Uruguay

Dr Nadia Tagoe

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

Dr Montira Pongsiri

Save the Children

Dr Constantine Manda

Economic and Social Research Foundation, Tanzania


Lauren Mills

Senior Adviser, Directed Activities

Wellcome Trust

We expect members to comply with our Conflict of Interest Policy [PDF 137KB].