CGPH FACULTY: Sandra McCoy, Nancy Padian DATE OF PUBLICATION: April 2015 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: McCoy SI, Buzdugan R, Mushavi A, Mahomva A, Cowan FM, Padian NS. Food insecurity is a barrier to prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission services in Zimbabwe: a cross-sectional study. BMC Public Health. 2015 Apr 25;15(1):420. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1764-8. SUMMARY/ABSTRACT: Food insecurity (FI)
CGPH FACULTY: Desiree LaBeaud DATE OF PUBLICATION: March 2015 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: Hise AG, Traylor Z, Hall NB, Sutherland LJ, Dahir S, Ermler ME, Muiruri S, Muchiri EM, Kazura JW, LaBeaud AD, King CH, Stein CM. Association of symptoms and severity of rift valley Fever with genetic polymorphisms in human innate immune pathways. PLoS Negl
CGPH FACULTY: Desiree LaBeaud DATE OF PUBLICATION: March 2015 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: LaBeaud AD, Pfeil S, Muiruri S, Dahir S, Sutherland LJ, Traylor Z, Gildengorin G, Muchiri EM, Morrill J, Peters CJ, Hise AG, Kazura JW, King CH. Factors associated with severe human rift valley Fever in sangailu, garissa county, kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis.
CGPH FACULTY: Lia Fernald DATE OF PUBLICATION: April 2015 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: Weber AM, Fernald LC, Galasso E, Ratsifandrihamanana L. Performance of a Receptive Language Test among Young Children in Madagascar. PLoS One. 2015 Apr 1;10(4):e0121767. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0121767. eCollection 2015. SUMMARY/ABSTRACT: Language tests developed and validated in one country may lose their desired properties when
CGPH FACULTY: Desiree LaBeau DATE OF PUBLICATION: February 2015 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: LaBeaud AD, Banda T, Brichard J, Muchiri EM, Mungai PL, Mutuku FM, Borland E, Gildengorin G, Pfeil S, Teng CY, Long K, Heise M, Powers AM, Kitron U, King CH. High rates of o’nyong nyong and chikungunya virus transmission in coastal kenya. PLoS
CGPH FACULTY: Jason Corburn DATE OF PUBLICATION: February 2015 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: Marais F, Minkler M, Gibson N, Mwau B, Mehtar S, Ogunsola F, Banya SS, Corburn J. A community-engaged infection prevention and control approach to Ebola. Health Promot Int. 2015 Feb 12. pii: dav003. SUMMARY/ABSTRACT: The real missing link in Ebola control efforts to
CGPH FACULTY: Suellen Miller DATE OF PUBLICATION: January 2015 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: Downing J, El Ayadi A, Miller S, Butrick E, Mkumba G, Magwali T, Kaseba-Sata C, Kahn JG. Cost-effectiveness of the non-pneumatic anti-shock garment (NASG): evidence from a cluster randomized controlled trial in Zambia and Zimbabwe. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015 Jan 28;15(1):37. SUMMARY/ABSTRACT:
CGPH FACULTY: Desire Labeaud DATE OF PUBLICATION: January 2015 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: Malhotra I, McKibben M, Mungai P, McKibben E, Wang X, Sutherland LJ, Muchiri EM, King CH, King CL, LaBeaud AD. Effect of Antenatal Parasitic Infections on Anti-vaccine IgG Levels in Children: A Prospective Birth Cohort Study in Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2015
CGPH FACULTY: Lee Riley DATE OF PUBLICATION: December 2014 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: Snyder RE, Marlow MA, Riley LW. Ebola in urban slums: the elephant in the room.Lancet Glob Health. 2014 Dec;2(12):e685. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(14)70339-0. Epub 2014 Oct 30. SUMMARY/ABSTRACT: A host of factors has been cited as causes of the current Ebola virus disease (EVD) epidemic
CGPH FACULTY: Paul Gertler DATE OF PUBLICATION: December 2014 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: de Walque D, Gertler PJ, Bautista-Arredondo S, Kwan A, Vermeersch C, de Dieu Bizimana J, Binagwaho A, Condo J. Using provider performance incentives to increase HIV testing and counseling services in Rwanda. J Health Econ. 2014 Dec 12;40C:1-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2014.12.001. SUMMARY/ABSTRACT: Paying for
CGPH FACULTY: Desiree Labeaud DATE OF PUBLICATION: December 2014 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: “Muiruri S, Kabiru EW, Muchiri EM, Hussein H, Kagondu F, LaBeaud AD, King CH. Cross-Sectional Survey of Rift Valley Fever Virus Exposure in Bodhei Village Located in a Transitional Coastal Forest Habitat in Lamu County, Kenya. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Dec
CGPH FACULTY: Nancy Padian DATE OF PUBLICATION: November 2014 REGION: Africa REFERENCE: Dunbar MS, Kang Dufour MS, Lambdin B, Mudekunye-Mahaka I, Nhamo D, Padian NS. The SHAZ! Project: Results from a Pilot Randomized Trial of a Structural Intervention to Prevent HIV among Adolescent Women in Zimbabwe. PLoS One. 2014 Nov 21;9(11):e113621. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113621. eCollection 2014.