Trainee Publications & Program News

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Lay beliefs about hypertension among HIV-infected adults in Kenya.

Tecla Temu, Ehete Bahiru March 2017


Surgery and trauma care providers’ perception of the impact of dual-practice employment on quality of care provided in an Andean country.

Amy Fuhs, Leah Isquith-Dicker, Lacey LaGrone May 2017


Mixed-Methods Assessment of Trauma and Acute Care Surgical Quality Improvement Programs in Peru.

Amy Fuhs, Leah Isquith-Dicker, Lacey LaGrone April 2017


Surgeons’ and Trauma Care Physicians’ Perception of the Impact of the Globalization of Medical Education on Quality of Care in Lima, Peru.

Lacey LaGrone, Leah Isquith-Dicker March 2017


Antibiotics as part of the management of severe acute malnutrition.

Lacey LaGrone September 2016


Status of trauma quality improvement programs in the Andean region: What foundation do we have to build on.

Lacey LaGrone April 2017


New-onset diabetes in hiv treated adults from thailand: predictors, long-term renal and cardiovascular outcomes.

Vorapot Saprisivat Aptil 2017


Spatiotemporal mapping of cervical cancer incidence highlights need for targeted prevention in Songkhla province, Thailand.

Shama Virani April 2017


Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers and HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders in HIV-infected individuals in Rakai, Uganda.

Mahsa Abassi, Bozena Morawski December 2016


Prognostic implications of baseline anaemia and changes in haemoglobin concentrations with amphotericin B therapy for cryptococcal meningitis.

Mahsa Abassi January 2017


Use of Computed Tomography to Determine Perforation in Patients With Acute Appendicitis.

Cameron Gaskill December 2016


Fixed-dose combination therapy for the prevention of atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases.

Ehete Bahiru March 2017


Association of physical injury and mental health: Results from the national comorbidity survey- adolescent supplement.

Alex Quistberg April 2017


The Relationship Between Objectively Measured Walking and Risk of Pedestrian-Motor Vehicle Collision.

Alex Quistberg May 2017


Auditing Access to Outpatient Rehabilitation Services for Children With Traumatic Brain Injury and Public Insurance in Washington State.

Alex Quistberg January 2017


Bidirectional association between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and type 2 diabetes in Chinese population: Evidence from the Dongfeng-Tongji cohort study.

Xiuying Zhang March 2017


Genital Injury Signatures and Microbiome Alterations Associated With Depot Medroxyprogesterone Acetate Usage and Intravaginal Drying Practices.

Rose Bosire February 2017


The targetable A1 Huntington disease haplotype has distinct Amerindian and European origins in Latin America.

Mario Cornejo February 2017


Low sero-prevalence of hepatitis delta antibodies in HIV/ hepatitis B co-infected patients attending an urban HIV clinic in Uganda.

Emmanuel Seremba December 2016


Early childhood transmission of hepatitis B prior to the first hepatitis B vaccine dose is rare among babies born to HIV-infected and non-HIV infected mothers in Gulu, Uganda.

Emmanuel Seremba May 2017


Hepatitis B incidence and prevention with antiretroviral therapy among HIV-positive individuals in Uganda.

Emmanuel Seremba March 2017


Depression and Anxiety are Common in Acute HIV Infection and Associate with Plasma Immune Activation.

Nitaya Chomchey May 2017


Brief Report: Safety of frequent blood sampling in research participants in an acute HIV infection cohort in Thailand.

Nitaya Chomchey April 2017


A qualitative study of Thai HIV-positive young men who have sex with men and transgender women demonstrates the need for eHealth interventions to optimize the HIV care continuum.

Nitaya Chomchey February 2017


Antibody responses to the full-length VAR2CSA and its DBL domains in Cameroonian children and teenagers.

Ana Babakhanyan November 2016


Sustainable Resuscitation Ultrasound Education in a Low-Resource Environment: The Kumasi Experience.

Rockefeller Oteng March 2017


Interferon-γresponses to Plasmodium falciparum vaccine candidate antigens decrease in the absence of malaria transmission.

Cyrus Ayieko, George Oyodo January 2017


Feasibility and acceptability of HIV self-testing among pre-exposure prophylaxis users in Kenya.

Elizabeth Irungu February 2017


Correction for Lund et al., HIV-1-Neutralizing IgA Detected in Genital Secretions of Highly HIV-1-Exposed Seronegative Women on Oral Preexposure Prophylaxis.

Elizabeth Irungu January 2017


The PICASSO Cohort: baseline characteristics of a cohort of men who have sex with men and male-to-female transgender women at high risk for syphilis infection in Lima, Peru.

Segundo Leon April 2017


Possible misdiagnosis of HIV associated lymphoma as tuberculosis among patients attending Uganda Cancer Institute.

Henry Ddungu March 2017


Seroprevalence of Histoplasmosis in Somali, Burmese, and Hmong Refugees Residing in Thailand and Kenya.

Nathan Bahr May 2017


Differences in Immunologic Factors Among Patients Presenting with Altered Mental Status During Cryptococcal Meningitis.

Nathan Bahr, Olatundan Williams, Joshua Rhein, Bozena Morawski, Mahsa Abassi, Sarah Lofgren March 2017


Eosinophilic Meningitis Due to Infection With Paragonimus kellicotti.

Nathan Bahr May 2017


Model distinguishability and inference robustness in mechanisms of cholera transmission and loss of immunity.

Karen Hamre May 2017


High Postdischarge Morbidity in Ugandan Children With Severe Malarial Anemia or Cerebral Malaria.

Karen Hamre October 2016


Barriers to Follow-Up for Abnormal Papanicolaou Smears among Female Sex Workers in Lima, Peru.

Devora Aharon January 2017


The Changing Epidemiology of Human T-Cell Lymphotropic Virus Type 1 Infection in Peruvian Female Sex Workers, 1993-2010.

Kristin Heitzinger February 2017


Orthopaedic Trauma Care Capacity Assessment and Strategic Planning in Ghana: Mapping a Way Forward.

Barclay Stewart December 2016


The Birth and Growth of the National Ambulance Service in Ghana.

Barclay Stewart February 2017


Sex Differences in Civilian Injury in Baghdad From 2003 to 2014: Results of a Randomized Household Cluster Survey.

Barclay Stewart February 2017


Beyond a Moral Obligation: A Legal Framework for Emergency and Essential Surgical Care and Anesthesia.

Barclay Stewart May 2017


Assessment of Barriers to Essential Surgical Care in Two Communities in the Upper West Region, Ghana.

Barclay Stewart 2017


Barriers and Facilitators of Screening for Sexually Transmitted Infections in Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Mombasa, Kenya: A Qualitative Study.

Linnet Masese January 2017


Brief Report: Association Between Menopause and Unprotected Sex in High-Risk HIV-Positive Women in Mombasa, Kenya.

Linnet Masese April 2017


BCG vaccination induces HIV target cell activation in HIV-exposed infants in a randomized trial.

Melanie Gasper April 2017


Clinical Comparison of Retinopathy-Positive and Retinopathy-Negative Cerebral Malaria.

Ruth Namazzi January 2017


Recent advances in AIDS-related cryptococcal meningitis treatment with an emphasis on resource limited settings.

Joshua Rhein, Mahsa Abassi April 2017


Unmasking histoplasmosis immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in a patient recently started on antiretroviral therapy.

Joshua Rhein December 2016


Human Papillomavirus at Multiple Sites Associated with Anal Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions in HIV-Seropositive Individuals.

Eleanore Chuang July 2016


Lobular Distribution and Variability in Hepatic ATP Binding Cassette Protein B1 (ABCB1, P-gp): Ontogenetic Differences and Potential for Toxicity.

Abanda Ngu February 2017


Long-term Behavioral Problems in Children With Severe Malaria.

Paul Bangirana November 2016


Elevated cerebrospinal fluid tumor necrosis factor is associated with acute and long-term neurocognitive impairment in cerebral malaria.

Paul Bangirana April 2017


Feasibility Study of HIV Sentinel Surveillance using PMTCT data in Cameroon: from Scientific Success to Programmatic Failure.

Gabriel Ekali January 2017


mHealth Interventions for Health System Strengthening in China: A Systematic Review.

Maoyi Tian, Dong Xu March 2017


The role of implementation science training in global health: from the perspective of graduates of the field’s first dedicated doctoral program.

Dong Xu January 2016


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Upcoming Lectures for 2016-2017

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Upcoming Workshops

Workshops will be announced in July 2017.