Ruby (left) is an epidemiologist based in the Manson Unit, MSF’s clinical research unit in London, United Kingdom. Ruby supports MSF field projects with medical surveillance and monitoring, outbreak investigation and evidence-based decision-making (including routine data analysis, surveys and operational research).
Her focus is neglected tropical diseases and vaccine-preventable diseases, mental health, sexual and gender-based violence and humanitarian affairs. In addition she has represented MSF in a number of workshops and BMJ blogs.
Ruby is currently blogging from South Sudan, and has previously written about her MSF experiences from the Philippines, Chad, and South Sudan in 2012.