Rian Snijders (female) is a research fellow at the Infectious Diseases Unit, Department of Public Health, of the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp. She has a master’s in Applied Economics and an advanced master’s in International Relations and Diplomacy from the University of Antwerp. She works for 6 years at ITM focussing on project management, costing studies and cost effectiveness analysis of NTD control programs. Currently she is also working on a PhD titled ‘An economic evaluation of strategies for sleeping sickness elimination in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’ with Swiss TPH. Before she worked for 3 years as an international expert for the Belgian Development Agency and Doctors without Borders in Senegal and Pakistan.
Snijders R, Fukinsia A, Claeys Y, Mpanya A, Hasker E, Meheus F, et al. Cost of a new method of active screening for human African trypanosomiasis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. medRxiv. 2020:2020.06.25
Keywords: Cost analysis, Economic Evaluations, Program Management