Researcher, Institut Pasteur, Epidémiologie des Maladies Emergentes
Honorary Professor, MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
Senior Fellow, FERDI
Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD), UMI Résiliences
His main research interest is on public health issues seen from a demographic perspective. In the 1980’s, he directed a series of field studies on population, maternal and child health, nutrition, vaccination and causes of death in Niakhar, a demographic surveillance system (DSS) located in Senegal, West Africa. Michel Garenne is a Senior Fellow at FERDI.