Working to Advance
Health Equity in Africa

Rugiranka Tony Gaston

  • PhD Student

Area of interest: Statistical Modelling, Malnutrition and Anaemia

Tony has a background in mathematics and statistical modelling. For his PhD, he will use demographic and health survey data to investigate the concurrence of malnutrition, malaria and anaemia among children under five years in Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland. He intends his research to lead to both predictive and responsive improvements.

Research outputs

Journal article

Gaston, R.T., Ramroop, S. and Habyarimana, F., 2021. Joint modelling of malaria and anaemia in children less than five years of age in Malawi. Heliyon, 6(5),1-9.

Muzindutsi, P.F., Obalade, A.A. and Gaston, R.T. (2020) Financial Crisis and Stock Return Volatility of the JSE General Mining Index: GARCH Modelling Approach. Journal of Accounting and Management, 10 (3), 115-124.