Dr Fiona Amante
Laboratory Manager - Clinical Tropical Medicine
Dr Fiona Amante joined Clinical Tropical Medicine (CTM) in January 2016 as Laboratory Manager. Her primary responsibility is to manage laboratory research projects and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)-related activities within the CTM group. This includes managing reporting, resources, and laboratory personnel, planning and coordinating laboratory activities for scientific projects, supervising laboratory staff to execute projects within allocated budget and timelines and ensuring all operations are in compliance with regulatory standards. In addition, Fiona coordinates exploratory research studies associated with clinical trials using the induced blood stage malaria (IBSM) human infection model to test candidate anti-malarial drugs.