Ms. Rosebella Alungata Iseme

 

Title/Qualifications: Ms.
Department/Unit/Section: 
Population and Reproductive Health
Position:
Tutorial Fellow
Address:1205 – 00621 Village Market, Nairobi, Kenya
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Areas of Specialization in Teaching:

Epidemiology; Infectious Disease Surveillance; Social and Ecosystem Health; Mental Health; Noncommunicable disease; Autoimmunity.

Research Interests:

Immune dysfunction and chronic disease;

Immunosenescence in aging and its implications for chronic disease;

Implications of immune-to-brain communication for psychiatric conditions;

Autoantibody biomarker development for non-invasive diagnosis of atherosclerosis related cardiovascular diseases.

Conference Presentations

  • Rosebella Alungata Iseme The Role of Autoantibodies in the Development of Chronic Disease: Autoantibodies, Depression and Cardiovascular disease Newcastle, Australia 2013 University of Newcastle
  • Rosebella Alungata Iseme Autoantibodies and Depression: Implications for disease pathophysiology and treatment Nairobi, Kenya 2014 Self -funded
  • Rosebella Alungata Iseme A role for Autoantibodies in the pathogenesis of Depression: A review of the current literature Coffs Harbour, Australia 2014 University of Newcastle
  • Rosebella Alungata Iseme Are autoantibodies predictive markers for the development of depressive symptoms in elderly individuals over a 5-year follow-up? Vilnius,Lithuania 2016 University of Newcastle

 Publications

  • Iseme, R.A., McEvoy, M., Kelly, B., Agnew, L., Attia, J., Walker, F.R., Oldmeadow, C., Handley, T. 2017 A Role for Autoantibodies in Atherogenesis. Cardiovascular Research
  • Iseme, R.A., McEvoy, M., Kelly, B., Agnew, L., Attia, J., Walker, F.R. 2017 Is Osteoporosis an autoimmune mediated disorder? Bone Reports
  • Iseme, R.A., McEvoy, M., Kelly, B., Agnew, L., Attia, J., Walker, F.R. 2014 Autoantibodies and, Depression, Evidence for a Causal Link? Neuroscience Biobehavioural Reviews
  • Iseme, R.A., McEvoy, M., Kelly, B., Agnew, L., Attia, J., Walker, F.R., Oldmeadow, C., Boyle, M. 2015 Autoantibodies are not predictive markers for the development of depressive symptoms in a population-based cohort of older adults. European Psychiatry

 

 

 

 

 

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