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Ehimario Igumbor

  • Extraordinary Associate Professor
  • Universiteit van Wes-Kaapland
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Ehimario's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 19PublicationsNumber of items in Ehimario's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

Chronic Disease Epidemiology Health Information Systems Public Health Education


Ehimario U. Igumbor (MPH, PhD) is an Epidemiologist employed with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Pretoria, South Africa. He is also Extraordinary Associate Professor of Public Health at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa. Ehimario’s over 40 publications are in the areas of eco-social determinants of health, burden of disease analyses, health service surveys and health science education. He is a rated researcher with the National Research Foundation and has served on the National Executive Committee of the Public Health Association of South Africa (PHASA) since November 2011.

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Publications (5)

  • Prognostic value of grip strength: findings from the Prospective Urban Rural Epidemiology (PURE) study.

    • Darryl Leong S
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  • Global differences in lung function by region (PURE): an international, community-based prospective study.

    • 4. Duong M I
  • Chronic pain in the community: survey in a township in Mthatha, Eastern Cape Province.

    • Igumbor EU
    • Puoane T
    • Gansky S
    • et al.
  • Prevalence and risk indicators of chronic pain in a rural community in South Africa.

    • Igumbor Ehimario
    • Puoane Thandi
    • Gansky Stuart
    • et al.
  • Tackling global public health challenges – how should the European Research Area Respond?

    • Igumbor E
    • Sanders D

Professional experience

Extraordinary Associate Professor

University of the Western Cape

January 2013 - Present

Public Health Specialist

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

October 2012 - Present

Senior Lecturer

University of the Western Cape

January 2007 - October 2012(6 years)

Education history