Professor Noor is a Wellcome Trust Research Fellow at the Kenya Medical Research Institute/Wellcome Trust Research Programme (KEMRI-WTRP) in Nairobi, Kenya. He is also a Visiting Professor, University of Oxford, UK. His research includes measuring access to health care, mapping of malaria transmission, populations at risk and the coverage and impact of malaria control interventions in Africa. His current studies focus on mapping and understanding the changing malaria transmission in Africa, especially on very low malaria transmission countries. In 2009, Professor Noor was awarded the African Union National Scientific Award in Life and Earth Sciences in recognition of his research work in malaria. Professor Noor is currently the Head of the Spatial Health Metrics Group, Department of Public Health Research, KEMRI-WTRP and Director of INFORM (Information for Malaria). He is also Chairman of the Kenyan National Council of Population and development, Co-Chair of the Roll Back Malaria Monitoring and Evaluation Reference Group, a member of the steering committee of the Global Technical Strategy for malaria and a member of the malaria Surveillance, Monitoring and Evaluation Technical Expert Group of the WHO. He provides technical advice and support to national malaria programmes in the East and Horn of Africa region.

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Border malaria: defining the problem to address the challenge of malaria elimination.
Li, X., Snow, R. W., Lindblade, K., Noor, A. M., Steketee, R., Rabinovich, R., Gopinath, D., Gasimov, E., Alonso, P. L.
Malar J, (2023). 22:239

Plasmodium falciparum parasite prevalence in East Africa: Updating data for malaria stratification.
Alegana, V. A., Macharia, P. M., Muchiri, S., Mumo, E., Oyugi, E., Kamau, A., Chacky, F., Thawer, S., Molteni, F., Rutazanna, D., Maiteki-Sebuguzi, C., Gonahasa, S., Noor, A. M., Snow, R. W.
PLOS Glob Public Health, (2021). 1:e0000014

Evaluating the Performance of Malaria Genetics for Inferring Changes in Transmission Intensity Using Transmission Modeling.
Watson, O. J., Okell, L. C., Hellewell, J., Slater, H. C., Unwin, H. J. T., Omedo, I., Bejon, P., Snow, R. W., Noor, A. M., Rockett, K., Hubbart, C., Nankabirwa, J. I., Greenhouse, B., Chang, H. H., Ghani, A. C., Verity, R.
Mol Biol Evol, (2021). 38:274-289

Mapping the global distribution of podoconiosis: Applying an evidence consensus approach.
Deribe, K., Simpson, H., Cano, J., Pigott, D. M., Weaver, N. D., Cromwell, E. A., Brady, O. J., Pullan, R. L., Noor, A. M., Argaw, D., Murray, C. J. L., Brooker, S. J., Hay, S. I., Newport, M. J., Davey, G.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis, (2019). 13:e0007925

Risk Associated with Malaria Infection in Tihama Qahtan, Aseer Region, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: 2006-2007.
Alshahrani, A. M., Abdelgader, T. M., Mohya, M., Jubran, S., Abdoon, A., Daffalla, A. A., Babiker, A., Kyalo, D., Noor, A. M., Al-Zahrani, M. H., Snow, R. W.
Malar Control Elimin, (2019). 5:144

Geographical distribution and prevalence of podoconiosis in Rwanda: a cross-sectional country-wide survey.
Deribe, K., Mbituyumuremyi, A., Cano, J., Jean Bosco, M., Giorgi, E., Ruberanziza, E., Bayisenge, U., Leonard, U., Bikorimana, J. P., Rucogoza, A., Turate, I., Rusanganwa, A., Pigott, D. M., Pullan, R. L., Noor, A. M., Enquselassie, F., Condo, J. U., Murray, C. J. L., Brooker, S. J., Hay, S. I., Newport, M. J., Davey, G.
Lancet Glob Health, (2019). 7:e671-e680

A spatial database of health facilities managed by the public health sector in sub Saharan Africa.
Maina, J., Ouma, P. O., Macharia, P. M., Alegana, V. A., Mitto, B., Fall, I. S., Noor, A. M., Snow, R. W., Okiro, E. A.
Sci Data, (2019). 6:134

Predicted distribution and burden of podoconiosis in Cameroon.
Deribe, K., Cano, J., Njouendou, A. J., Eyong, M. E., Beng, A. A., Giorgi, E., Pigott, D. M., Pullan, R. L., Noor, A. M., Enquselassie, F., Murray, C. J. L., Hay, S. I., Newport, M. J., Davey, G., Wanji, S.
BMJ Glob Health, (2018). 3:e000730

Geostatistical Methods for Disease Mapping and Visualisation Using Data from Spatio-temporally Referenced Prevalence Surveys.
Giorgi, E., Diggle, P. J., Snow, R. W., Noor, A. M.
Int Stat Rev, (2018). 86:571-597

Spatio-temporal analysis of Plasmodium falciparum prevalence to understand the past and chart the future of malaria control in Kenya.
Macharia, P. M., Giorgi, E., Noor, A. M., Waqo, E., Kiptui, R., Okiro, E. A., Snow, R. W.
Malar J, (2018). 17:340