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Understanding Mechanisms of Sustained Malaria Transmission in Zambia Through Plasmodium falciparum Genetics
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-12-06)
Malaria remains an enormous public health burden, particularly in sub-Saharan Africa where it is among the leading causes of childhood mortality. Recently, renewed global commitment to malaria elimination has laid the ...
The impact of targeted IRS, vector dynamics, and population movement on malaria in a high-transmission setting in northern Zambia
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-04-13)
Background: The scale-up of malaria control efforts has led to a global decline in malaria burden, but progress has stalled or reversed in high-transmission regions. In Zambia, malaria cases increased annually since 2009 ...
Religiosity and Abortion Perceptions in Three Zambian Provinces
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-09-11)
Background: Access to safe abortion is critical to the health of women. In Zambia, where abortion laws are among the least restrictive in sub-Saharan Africa, an estimated 30% of the annual 398 maternal deaths per 100,000 ...
A LOCAL - LEVEL SPATIAL MODEL OF MALARIA TRANSMISSION SITES IN RURAL ZAMBIA
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-12-19)
The Johns Hopkins Malaria Research Institute (JHMRI) is working with local partners to develop strategies to eliminate malaria transmission around the town of Macha in Southern Province, Zambia. There are several studies ...