Using Bayesian networks to examine endophenotypes of autism spectrum disorders and their relationship to possible risk factors and genetic polymorphisms


  • Fredrick Ibinda

    KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme

Project summary

Fred is a statistician with an interest in epidemiology and the burden of neurological conditions such as epilepsy and neurodevelopmental disorders. His current research examines the burden of epilepsy and neonatal tetanus. He plans to examine the relationship between the endophenotypes of autism, and possible genetic causes. Fred works with Professor Charles Newton and Dr Greg Fegan of the KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme.

This grant was awarded under the scheme's previous name of Master's Fellowships in Public Health and Tropical Medicine.