Research Grants

Oppenheimer Memorial Trust (2021-2022) / R500 000 [Principle Investigator]                                   

Molecular Signatures of Drug-Resistant E. coli in Vulnerable Human and Food Animal Populations: An Alternate Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring System (AlARMS)

DST/NRF SARChI (Renewal and Upgrade to Tier 1)  (2021-2025)                                                              R9 750 000 [Principal investigator]

South African Research Chair in Antibiotic Resistance and One Health

DST/NRF SARChI (2016-2020) / R7 500 000  [Principal investigator]                                                         

South African Research Chair in Antibiotic Resistance and One Health

SA MRC - Self Initiated Research Grant (2017-2020) / R600 000 [Principle Investigator]                   

One Health Approach to Containing Antibiotic Resistance

NOHRED (2014-2020) / 20 506 726 NOK  [Principal investigator]                                                          Norwegian Programme for Capacity Building in Higher Education and Research for Development 

Antibiotic Stewardship and Conservancy in Africa

World Health Organization Advisory Group on Integrated Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance (WHO-AGISAR) Grant (2017-9) / $70 000 [Principle Investigator] 

Triangulation of Antibiotic Resistance from Humans, the Food Chain and Associated Environments – A One Health Project

South African Medical Research Council- United Kingdom Medical Research Council Collaborative Research Programme On Antimicrobial Resistance (2017-8 ) R1 500 000 [Principal investigator]

E – AMR: ICT Solutions for Real – Time Electronic Monitoring of Antimicrobial Use and Resistance in the One Health Approach

SAMRC/FORTE (2017-2019) /   R800 000 [Co-Principal Investigator]                                                      SA Medical Research Council and Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare

A One Health Systems and Policy Approach to Antibiotic Resistance Containment: Coordination, Accountability, Resourcing, Regulation and Ownership

NRF – Competitive Programme for Rated Researchers (2017-19)                                                               R 2 030 000 [Principal investigator]

Clinical and Effluent ESKAPE Pathogens – A Correlation?

SAMRC/FORTE (2016-2017) / 150 000 SK [Co-Principal Investigator]                                                   SA Medical Research Council and Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare

Health Systems and Health Systems Policies on Antimicrobial Resistance

DST/NRF SARChI (2016-2020) / R7 500 000 [Principal investigator]

South African Research Chair in Antibiotic Resistance and One Health

NRF – Incentive Funding for Rated Researchers (2013-18 ) / R 240 000 [Principal investigator]

Antibiotic Resistance

NOHRED (Seed Funding) (2012-13) / 205 000 NOK [Principal investigator]                        Norwegian Programme for Capacity Building in Higher Education and Research for Development 

Antibiotic Stewardship and Conservancy in Africa

NRF – Incentive Funding for Rated Researchers (2012) / R40 000 [Principal investigator]

The Microbiological profile of Cystic Fibrosis in Public and Private Sectors in Kwazulu-Natal

UKZN Competitive Research Grant (2011-12) / R35 000 [Co-investigator]

The Microbiological Profile of Cystic Fibrosis in the Public and Private Healthcare in KZN

DFID-MRCI (2010-11) / £100 000 [Principal investigator]                                                                Department for International Development, Mobilizing Regional Capacity Initiative (DFID-MRCI)

Institutional Initiatives to Enhance Participation, Access, Retention and Success in African Higher Education: A Multi-Country Study on Good Practice to Inform Policy

UKZN Competitive Research Grant (Teaching & Learning) (2010-11)  R25 000 [Co-investigator]

Student Success in the Faculty of Health Sciences: the impact of curriculum change, the introduction of innovative teaching/learning methods, and student support services

Centre for the International Exchange of Scholars (2008-9)$10 000 [Principal investigator]

Strategies for the Enhancement of Access, Retention and Success in African Higher Education

UKZN Access Programme (2005-6) / R950 000 [Principal investigator]

Academic Development and Student Support (ADSS) Project

NRF (Focus Area) (2005-7) / R495 000 [Principal investigator]

Strategies for Containing Antibiotic Resistance

MRC (2004-6) / R390 000 [Principal investigator]

Antibiotic Resistance – Strategies for Prevention and Containment based on Risk Factors, Clinical Significance, Infection Control, Pharmaco-economics and Drug Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

UDW (2004-6) / R125 000 [Principal investigator]

Equipment Grant for Antibiotic Resistance

WHO (2002-2003) / $ 30 000 [Co-investigator]

Antibiotic Use and Resistance in Acute Respiratory Infections Encountered in Public and Private Primary Health Care in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

MRC ( 2001-2003) / R300 000 [Principal investigator]

Antibiotic Resistance Profiles in State Hospitals in Kwazulu-Natal

NRF (2001-2002 ) / R398 000 [Principal investigator]

Public Health and Antibiotic Resistance

UDW (2000-2001) / R145 000 [Principal investigator]

Equipment Grant

Wellcome Trust (1997-98) / £ 27 000 [Principal investigator]

Research Training Fellowship