Dr Evelyne Kestelyn

Head of CTU

Evelyne Kestelyn, PhD, leads the clinical trial units, which manages around 64 research projects annually. One of her goals is to deliver high quality clinical trial data in a timely and cost-effective manner.

She is currently working on the OUCRU Data Sharing policy to push for an institutional sustainable open access policy. Evelyne has a strong interest in Research Ethics, and as a member of the Project for Informed Consent in Africa (PICA) network, she has worked on several informed Consent projects. She is interested in Informed Consent understanding, comprehension and assessments across different countries.

Evenlyne has worked for several years on HIV and RTI’s in Africa. She became involved in Microbicides research and has been a strong advocate for multi purpose prevention technologies to offer women options that protect them against multiple risks; HIV, STIs and/or pregnancy. She is pursuing a PhD on the acceptability and adherence of a contraceptive vaginal ring in Rwanda.



Master in Public Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine


Master’s Degree in Comparative Science of Cultures and in Conflict and Development, Ghent University

Jane E Hirst, J Jay Boniface, Dung Puhong Le, Ashoka D Polpitiya, Angela C Fox, Thi Thai Kim Vu, Thuan Trong Dang, Tracey C Fleischer, Nhu Thi Hong Bui, Durlin E Hickok, Paul E Kearney, Guy Thwaites, Stephen H Kennedy, Evelyne Kestelyn, Thanh Quang Le
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
April 7, 2024
DOI: 10.1080/14767058.2024.2333923
Joseph Donovan, Nguyen D Bang, Darma Imran, Ho D T Nghia, Erlina Burhan, Dau T T Huong, Nguyen T T Hiep, Lam H B Ngoc, Dang V Thanh, Nguyen T Thanh, Anna L S Wardhani, Kartika Maharani, Cakra P Gasmara, Nguyen H H Hanh, Pham K N Oanh, Riwanti Estiasari, Do D A Thu, Ardiana Kusumaningrum, Le T Dung, Do C Giang, Dang T M Ha, Nguyen H Lan, Nguyen V V Chau, Nguyen T M Nguyet, Ronald B Geskus, Nguyen T T Thuong, Evelyne Kestelyn, Raph L Hamers, Nguyen H Phu, Guy E Thwaites; ACT HIV Investigators
N Engl J Med
Oktober 12, 2023
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2216218
Hana Krismawati, Sri V. Muchtar, Mutia Rahardjani, Margareta Oktaviani, Syamsiah, Nelly Imbiri, Dian Hasvitasari, Dwi Fajrianti, Nico Tarino, Fitri Wulandari, Evelyne Kestelyn, Reinout van Crevel, Steve Walker, Ronald Geskus, Annemieke Geluk, Raph L. Hamers, Hardyanto Soebono, Marlous L. Grijsen
Wellcome Open Res
Juli 8, 2023
DOI: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.19455.1
Ho Quang Chanh, Damien K Ming, Quang Huy Nguyen, Tran Minh Duc, Luu Phuoc An, Huynh Trung Trieu, Stefan Karolcik, Bernard Hernandez, Perez, Jennifer Van Nuil, Ngan Nguyen Lyle, Evelyne Kestelyn, Louise Thwaites, Pantelis Georgiou, Chris Paton, Alison Holmes, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, Sophie Yacoub
Bull World Health Organ.
Juli 1, 2023
DOI: 10.2471/BLT.22.289423
Nguyen Thanh Truong, Nguyen Thanh Phong, Nguyen Thanh Nguyen, Le Thuy Thuy Khanh, Luu Hoai Bao Tran, Nguyen Thi My Linh, Dang Phuong Thao, Nguyen Thi Diem Trinh, Pham Tieu Kieu, Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, Vo Tan Hoang, Nguyen Thanh Ngoc, Pham Kieu Nguyet Oanh, Tran Thi Dong Vien, Nguyen Le Nhu Tung, Vo Trieu Ly, Tran Dang Khoa, Nguyen Hoan Phu, Cao Thi Cam Van, Tran Minh Duc, Abigail Beane, Le Dinh Van Khoa, David Clifton, Evelyne Kestelyn, Ho Bich Hai, Lam Minh Yen, Le Van Tan, Guy Glover, Guy E Thwaites, Ronald Geskus, Du Hong Duc, Nguyen Thanh Dung, C Louise Thwaites
Wellcome Open Res
Juni 6, 2023
DOI: 10.12688/wellcomeopenres.18509.1
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