Eleanor MacPherson holds a Masters in Gender and Development from the Institute of Development Studies, Sussex University. She completed her PhD with the Department of International Public Health at LSTM. Her PhD focused on gender, HIV transmission and transactional sex in fishing communities in Southern Malawi.
Eleanor is a post doctorate researcher within the AWOL consortium. In this role she is both providing assistance on advocacy as well as developing a portfolio of qualitative research around both operational as well as translational research to implement a macrofilaricide regime.