Resources BIPAI Publications

<p>BIPAI Publications</p>


Basile FW, Petrus J, Gates C, Perry SH, Benjamin J, McKenzie K, Hirani K, Huynh C, Anabwani-Richter F, Haq H, Nguyen D. Increasing access to a global health conference and enhancing research capacity: Using an interdisciplinary approach and virtual spaces in an international community of practice. J Glob Health. 2022 Jul 6;12:03038. doi: 10.7189/jogh.12.03038. PMID: 35787518; PMCID: PMC9255336. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9255336/


Haq H, Rule ARL, Coria A, Thahane LK, Duperval RM, Barnes A, Condurache T, Ferrer K, Shenoy MJ, Mendoza J, Russ CM. Pediatric Hospital Medicine and Global Health: A Fitting Niche for an Emerging Subspecialty. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2021 Sep 7:tpmd201201. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.20-1201. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34491222.

Thivalapill N, Simelane T, Mthethwa N, Dlamini S, Lukhele B, Okello V, Kirchner HL, Mandalakas AM, Kay AW. Transition to Dolutegravir Is Associated With an Increase in the Rate of Body Mass Index Change in a Cohort of Virally Suppressed Adolescents. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Aug 2;73(3):e580-e586. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1652. PMID: 33119739; PMCID: PMC8326552.

Lowenthal E, Matesva M, Marukutira T, Bayani O, Chapman J, Tshume O, Matshaba M, Hickson M, Gross R. Psychological Reactance is a Novel Risk Factor for Adolescent Antiretroviral Treatment Failure. AIDS Behav. 2021 May; 25(5):1474-1479. PMID: 32754779.

Successful Use of Multidisciplinary Palliative Care in the Outpatient Treatment of Disseminated Histoplasmosis in an HIV Positive Child. Alison Lopez, Jason Bacha, Carrie Kovarik and Liane Campbell. Children 2021, 8(4), 273; doi:10.3390/children8040273

Lee AM, Lopez MA, Haq H, Yu X, Manning S, Quiñonez R, Greeley C, Bocchini C. Inpatient Food Insecurity in Caregivers of Hospitalized Pediatrics Patients: A Mixed Methods Study. Acad Pediatr. 2021 April 23: Epub. PMID: 33901727.

Haq H, Elyanu P, Bulsara S, Bacha JM, Campbell LR, El-Mallawany NK, Keating EM, Kisitu GP, Mehta PS, Rees CA, Slone JS, Kekitiinwa AR, Matshaba M, Mizwa MB, Mwita L, Schutze GE, Wanless SR, Scheurer ME, Lubega J. Association between Antiretroviral Therapy and Cancers among Children Living with HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa. Cancers. 2021; 13(6):1379. https://doi.org/10.3390/cancers13061379

Balanescu, A., Bojinca, V.C., Schweitzer, AM. et al. Translation and cultural adaptation of a romanian version of the communication assessment tool (CAT_Ro). BMC Health Serv Res 21, 184 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12913-021-06186-w

Brasher WP, Bvumbwe M, Peter N. Kazembe. Infection or drug toxicity? Acute ataxia and encephalopathy after uncomplicated falciparum malaria and efavirenz dose adjustment. Malawi Medical Journal. 2021 01 17; 32(4). https://www.ajol.info/index.php/mmj/article/view/202970


Ralefala D, Kasule M, Wonkam A, Matshaba M, de Vries J. Do solidarity and reciprocity obligations compel African researchers to feedback individual genetic results in genomics research? BMC Med Ethics. 2020 11 04; 21(1):112. PMID: 33148222.

Mathuba B, Koromina M, Mitropoulou C, Patrinos G. Catalyzing clinical implementation of pharmacogenomics and personalized medicine interventions in Africa. Pharmacogenomics. 2020 12 23; 22(2): 115-122.https://doi.org/10.2217/pgs-2020-0101

Brown, J.A., Ringera, I., Luoga, E., Cheleboi, M., Kimera, N., Muhairwe, J., Kayembe, B.P., Molapo Hlasoa, M., Kabundi, L., Yav, C. W., Mothobi, B., Thahane, L., Amstutz, A., Bachmann, N., Mollel, G.J., Bresser, M., Glass, T.R., Paris, D.H., Klimkait, T., Weisser, M., Labhardt, N.D. Genotype-Informed Versus Empiric Management Of VirEmia (GIVE MOVE): study protocol of an open-label randomised clinical trial in children and adolescents living with HIV in Lesotho and Tanzania. BMC Infect Dis. 20, 773 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-020-05491-9.

Lowenthal, Elizabeth & Matshaba, Mogomotsi. (2020). Rapid initiation of dolutegravir for adults in Botswana. The Lancet HIV. 7. e523-e524. 10.1016/S2352-3018(20)30207-1.

Lowenthal, Elizabeth & Matesva, Mitchelle & Marukutira, Tafireyi & Bayani, One & Chapman, Jennifer & Tshume, Ontibile & Matshaba, Mogomotsi & Hickson, Meredith & Gross, Robert. (2020). Psychological Reactance is a Novel Risk Factor for Adolescent Antiretroviral Treatment Failure. AIDS and Behavior. 1-6.10.1007/s10461-020-02986-z

GLOBAL HEALTH TASKFORCE OF THE AMERICAN BOARD OF PEDIATRICS. Global Guide: A Comprehensive Global Health Education Resource for Pediatric Program Directors. Pediatrics. 2020 Jan 3. St Clair NE, Abdul-Mumin A, Banker SL, Condurache T, Crouse H, Haq H, Helphinstine J, Kazembe PN, Marton S, McQuilkin P, Pitt MB, Rus M, Russ CM, Schubert C, Schutze GE, Steenhoff AP, Uwemedimo O, Watts J, Butteris SM https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/peds_pp/298/

Improving Pediatric Academic Global Health Collaborative Research and Agenda Setting: A Mixed-Methods Study. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 2020 Jan 13. Rees CA, Keating EM, Dearden KA, Haq H, Robison JA, Kazembe PN, Bourgeois FT, Niescierenko M. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31933470/

Point of Care Testing to Guide Treatment and Estimate Risk Factors for Sexually Transmitted Infections in Adolescents and Young People with HIV in Eswatini, Open Forum Infectious Diseases, Caitlyn L Jasumback, Sarah H Perry,Tara E Ness, Martha Matsenjwa, Zandile T Masangane, Mpumelelo Mavimbela, Nobuhle Mthethwa, Lindokuhle Dlamini, Joyce Mphaya, H Lester Kirchner, Anna Mandalakas, Alexander W Kay. https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofaa052


Revealing a safer sex option to reduce HIV risk: a cluster-randomized trial in Botswana.BMC Public Health Noam Angrist, Mogomotsi Matshaba, Lesego Gabaitiri, Gabriel Anabwani. 201919:610. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-019-6844-8

Kaposi Sarcoma Herpesvirus Inflammatory Cytokine Syndrome-like Clinical Presentation in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-infected Children in Malawi. Clinical Infectious Disease. 2019 March 22. El-Mallawany NK, Kamiyango W, Villiera J, Peckham-Gregory EC, Scheurer ME, McAtee CL, Allen CE, Kovarik CL, Frank D, Eason AB, Caro-Vegas C, Chiao EY, Schutze GE, Ozuah NW, Mehta PS, Kazembe PN, Dittmer DP. pii: ciz250. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz250. PMID: 31102440 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31102440/

Dr. Adeodata Kekitiinwa, Dr. Dan Murokora, Dr. Alice Asiimwe, Dr. Victor Tumukunde, Fred Luwaga, Frank Kaharuza and Vincent Kamaraco-authored five publications from the Saving Mothers Giving Life Project.

Chemotherapy and Supportive Care Agents as Essential Medicines for Children With Cancer. JAMA Pediatrics. 2019 Mar 4. Unguru Y, Bernhardt MB, Berg SL, et al. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2019.0070. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30830204/

Defining Global Health Tracks in Pediatric Residencies. Pediatrics. 2019 June 18. Haq H, Barnes A, Batra M, Condurache T, Pitt M, Robison J, Schubert C, St Clair N, Uwemedimo O, Watts J, Russ C. doi: 10.1542/peds.2018-3860. PMID: 31213520 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31213520/

Navigating the heterogeneous landscape of pediatric Kaposi sarcoma. Cancer Metastasis Rev. 2019 Dec 17; Kamiyango W, Villiera J, Silverstein A, Peckham-Gregory E, Campbell LR, El-Mallawany NK doi: 10.1007/s10555-019-09823-3. Review. PubMed PMID: 31845111 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31213520/

Importance of Authorship and Inappropriate Authorship Assignment in Pediatric Research in Low-and Middle-Income Countries. Tropical Medicine & International Health. Rees CA, Keating EM, Dearden KA, Haq H, Robison JA, Kazembe PN, Bourgeois FT, Niescierenko M. doi: 10.1111/tmi.13295. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31374140/


Socially Awkward Abroad: A Call for Social Media Policies in Residencies that Offer GlobalHealth Electives. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, [Epub ahead of print]. 2018. Keating EM, Lukolyo H,Crouse HL, Pitt MB, St Clair N, Butteris S. Doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.18-0501. PMID: 30226146. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6221228/

Efficacy of liposomal bupivacaine in pediatric patients undergoing spine surgery. Pediatric Anesthesia, [Epub ahead of print]. 2018. Cloyd C, Moffett BS, Bernhardt MB, Monico EM, Patel N, Hanson D. doi: 10.1111/pan.13482. PMID: 30207019. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/pan.13482

KSHV Viral Load and Interleukin-6 in HIV-Associated Pediatric Kaposi Sarcoma-Exploring the Role of Lytic Activation in Driving the Unique Clinical Features Seen in Endemic Regions.International Journal of Cancer 2018. El-Mallawany NK, Mehta PS, Kamiyango W, Villiera J, Peckham-Gregory EC, Kampani C, Krysiak R, Sanders MK, Caro-Vegas C, Eason AB, Ahmed S, Schutze GE, Martin SC, Kazembe PN, Scheurer ME, Dittmer DP. [Epub ahead of print]. doi: 10.1002/ijc.31863.PMID: 30204240. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6261676/

Intensive Case Finding. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2018 Nov 1 Kazembe, P. 22(11):1246-47. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30355401/

Endemic Kaposi sarcoma in HIV-negative children and adolescents: an evaluation of overlapping and distinct clinical features in comparison with HIV-related disease.Infectious Agents and Cancer; 2018. El-Mallawany NK, Villiera J, Kamiyango W, Peckham-Gregory EC, Scheurer ME, Allen CE, McAtee CL, Legarreta A, Dittmer DP, Kovarik CL, Chiao EY, Martin SC, Ozuah NW, Mehta PS, Kazembe PN. (2018). 13(33). doi: 10.1186/s13027-018-0207-4. PMID: 30455728 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30455728/

A prospective study of a simple algorithm to individually dose high-dose methotrexate for children with leukemia at risk for methotrexate toxicities. Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology. 2018. Foster JH, Thompson PA, Bernhardt MB, Margolin JF, Hilsenbeck SG, Jo E, Marquez-Do DA, Scheurer ME, Schafer ES.  [Epub ahead of print]. doi: 10.1007/s00280-018-3733-2. PMID: 30488179. https://europepmc.org/article/med/30488179

Pediatric Kaposi sarcoma in context of the HIV epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa: current perspectives. Pediatric Health, Medicine and Therapeutics 2018. El-Mallawany NK, McAtee CL, Campbell LR, Kazembe PN. 9, 35-46. doi: 10.2147/PHMT.S142816. PMID: 29722363. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29722363/

Prevalence and correlates of HIV testing among adolescents 10-19 years in a post-conflict pastoralist community of Karamoja region, Uganda. BMC Public Health, 18, 612. Ssebunya RN, Wanyenze RK, Namale L, Lukolyo H, KisituGP, Nahirya-Ntege P, Kekitiinwa A. doi:10.1186/s12889-018-5544-0. PMID: PMC5946577 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29747608/

Retention of HIV-Positive Adolescents in Care: a quality improvement intervention in Mid-Western Uganda. Jonathan Izudi, John Mugenyi, Mary Mugabekazi, Benjamin Muwanika, Victor Tumukunde Spector, Andrew Katawera, and Adeodata Kekitiinwa. BioMed Research International Journal https://www.hindawi.com/journals/bmri/aip/

Dr. Anna Mandalakas and Dr. Diane Nguyen served as co-editors of a pediatric global health special edition of the journal Current Tropical Medicine Reports. The edition focused on child survival with an introductory editorial by Drs. Nguyen and Mandalakas followed by expert review manuscripts in the fields of malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, vaccine preventable diseases, helminth infection, diarrheal disease, pneumonia, antimicrobial resistance, and migrant health. Authors included experts across the BIPAI Network and BCM Department of Pediatrics: Dr. Andrew DiNardo-Global TB and Immigrant Health Dr. Alexnder Kay-Global TB and Immigrant Health, Baylor-Swaziland Dr. Eric Russell-Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine Dr. Moorine Sekadde-Kasirye-National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Program Uganda, Baylor-Uganda Dr. Fernando Stein-Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine Dr. Padma Swamy-Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine https://link.springer.com/journal/40475/5/1/page/1

Human immunodeficiency virus status disclosure and education for children and adolescents in Papua New Guinea. Orelly T, Welch H, Machine E, Pameh W, Duke T. Journal of Pediatric Child Health 2018; 54:728-734 https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29436053/

The Collaborative African Genomics Network (CAfGEN): Applying Genomic technologies to probe host factors important to the progression of HIV and HIV-tuberculosis infection in sub-Saharan Africa. AAS Open Research 2018,1:3. (Mboowa G, Mwesigwa S, Katagirya Eet al) [doi:10.12688/aasopenres.12832.1] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30714022/

The Relationship between Leadership style and Health worker Innovation, job satisfaction and Teamwork in Uganda. Journal of HealthCare Leadership. (Conrad Musinguzi, Leticia Namale, Elizeus Rutebemberwa, Aruna Dahal, Patricia Nahirya-Ntege and Adeodata Kekitiinwa) https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29719425/


 “A qualitative analysis of the barriers to antiretroviral therapy initiation among children 2 to 18 months of age in Swaziland.” Swaziland. African Journal of AIDS Research (AJAR). This MOH study was conducted in collaboration with the University of Alabama of Birmingham and funded by UNICEF.

“The collaborative African genomics network training program: a trainee perspective on training the next generation of African scientists. Uganda. Journal of American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (April 2017).

Quality Improvement Interventions for Nutritional Assessment among Pregnant Mothers in Northeastern Uganda. BioMed Research International, May 30, 2017.

TXCH Global HOPE; Apr 10, 2017; me; English; Bristol-Myers-Squibb Foundation Secure the Future Learning and Sharing Conference, Emoyeni Conference Center, Johannesburg, South Africa

The Botswana Story; Apr 29, 2017; me; English; 2017 Global Health Catalyst Cancer Summit, Dana- Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, Yawkey Center, Boston, MA, USA

“Offering HOPE to Pediatric Oncology Patients Around the Globe.” Oncology Times, 25 Nov. 2017, Poplack,David G. journals.lww.com/oncology-times/Fulltext/2017/11250/Offering_HOPE_to_Pediatric_Oncology_Patients.15.aspx

Antiretroviral therapy initiation within seven days of enrolment: outcomes and time to undetectable viral load among children at an urban HIV clinic in Uganda. Bio Medical Central (BMC). Rogers Ssebunya. https://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-017-2550-2

Beyond Endemic Burkitt Lymphoma: Navigating Challenges of Differentiating Childhood Lymphoma Diagnoses Amid Limitations in Pathology Resources in Lilongwe Malawi. Global Pediatric Health, 4, 2333794X17715813 El-Mallawany, NK Mutai M, Mtete I, Gopal S, Stanley C, Mtunda M, Chasela M, Kamiyango W. Villiera J, Wassa P, Fedoriw Y, Montgomery N, Liomba G, Kampani C, Krysiak R, Westmoreland K, K, Kim M, Slone JS, Lubega J, Scheurer M, Allen C, Mehta P, Kazember P. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/28680947/

Multi-country validation of SAMBA -A novel molecular point-of-care test for HIV-1 detection in resource-limited setting. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 Jun 9. Uganda: Addy Kekitiinwa doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001476


Clinical Factors Associated with Long-Term Complete Remission versus Poor Response to Chemotherapy in HIV-Infected Children and Adolescents with Kaposi Sarcoma Receiving Bleomycin and Vincristine: A Retrospective Observational Study. El-Mallawany NK, Kamiyango W, Slone JS, Villiera J, Kovarik CL, Cox CM, et al. (2016). PLoS ONE. 11(4): e0153335.


Brief Report: Impact of Option B+ on the Infant PMTCT Cascade in Lilongwe, Malawi. Kim MH, Ahmed S, Hosseinipour MC, Yu X, Nguyen C, Chimbwandira F, Paul ME, Kazembe PN, Abrams EJ. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015 Sep 1;70(1):99-103.


A proposed scoring system for assessment of severity of illness in pediatric acute hematogenous osteomyelitis using objective clinical and laboratory findings Copley LA, Barton T, Garcia C, Sun D, Gaviria-Agudelo C, Gheen WT, Browne RHPediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jan;33(1):35-41

Anthropometric measurements and lipid profiles to detect early lipodystrophy in antiretroviral therapy experienced HIV-infected children in the CHAPAS-3 trial Musiime V, Cook A, Kayiwa J, Zangata D, Nansubuga C, Arach B, Kenny J, Wavamunno P, Komunyena J, Kabamba D, Asiimwe AR, Mirembe G, Abongomera G, Mulenga V, Kekitiinwa A, Kityo C, Walker SA, Klein N, Gibb DM; CHAPAS-3 trial team Antivir Ther. 2014;19(3):269-76

Case report from Ethiopia: Suspected Buruli ulcer of the face: A case report from Ethiopia Gordon D, Zelalem M, Schutze GE, Bilcha K Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014;33:323-325

CD4 count outperforms World Health Organization clinical algorithm for point-of-care HIV diagnosis among hospitalized HIV-exposed Malawian infants Maliwichi M, Rosenberg NE, Macfie R, Olson D, Hoffman I, van der Horst CM, Kazembe PN, Hosseinipour MC, McCollum ED Trop Med Int Health. 2014 Aug;19(8):978-87

Developing health care clinic partnerships in resource-limited regions Collins EM Pediatrics. 2014 Apr;133(4):574-6

Implementing the Jadelle implant for women living with HIV in a resource-limited setting: concerns for drug interactions leading to unintended pregnancies Perry SH, Swamy P, Preidis GA, Mwanyumba A, Motsa N, Sarero HN AIDS. 2014 Mar 13. 13;28(5):791-3

Prevalence of Lipodystrophy and Metabolic Abnormalities in HIV-Infected African Children after Three Years on First-Line Antiretroviral Therapy Bwakura-Dangarembizi M, Musiime V, Szubert AJ, Prendergast AJ, Gomo ZA, Thomason MJ, Musarurwa C, Mugyenyi P, Nahirya P, Kekitiinwa A, Gibb DM, Walker AS, Nathoo K; for the ARROW Trial Team. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jul 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Relationship between viral load and self-report measures of medication adherence among youth with perinatal HIV infection Usitalo A, Leister E, Tassiopoulos K, Allison S, Malee K, Paul ME, Smith R, Van Dyke RB, Seage GR 3rd, Mellins CA AIDS Care. 2014 Jan;26(1):107-15

Steady-state pharmacokinetics of nevirapine extended-release tablets in HIV-1-infected children and adolescents: an open-label, multiple-dose, cross-over study Giaquinto C, Anabwani G, Feiterna-Sperling C, Nuttall J, Mompati K, Königs C, Mensa FJ, Sabo JP, Yong CL, MacGregor TR, Nguyen T, Quinson AM Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jul;33(7):e173-9

The Pediatric AIDS Corps: a 5-year evaluation Schutze GE, Ferris MG, Jones DC, Wanless RS,Calles NR, Mizwa MB, Schwarzwald H, Kline MW Pediatrics. 2014 Jun;133(6):e1548-54

The pharmacokinetics and acceptability of lopinavir/ritonavir minitab sprinkles, tablets, and syrups in african HIV-infected children Musiime V, Fillekes Q, Kekitiinwa A, Kendall L, Keishanyu R, Namuddu R, Young N, Opilo W, Lallemant M, Walker AS, Burger D, Gibb DM J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Jun 1;66(2):148-54

Tuberculosis in pediatric antiretroviral therapy programs in low- and middle-income countries: diagnosis and screening practices Ballif M, Renner L, Dusingize JC, Leroy V, Ayaya S, Wools-Kaloustian K, Cortes CP, McGowan CC, Graber C, Mandalakas AM, Mofenson LM, Egger M, Kumara Wati KD, Nallusamy R, Reubenson G, Davies M, Fenner L, for the International epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS (IeDEA) Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society. Epub ahead of print, 28 March 2014.


A conversation with Mark W. Kline, MD. Interview by Stanford T Shulman Kline MW Pediatr Ann. 2013 Sep;42(9):384

Better drug therapy for the children of Africa: current impediments to success and potential strategies for improvement Macleod SM, Finch JK, Macharia WM, Anabwani GM Paediatr Drugs. 2013 Aug; 15 (4):259-69

Beyond early infant diagnosis: case finding strategies for identification of HIV-infected infants and children. Child Survival Working Group of the Interagency Task Team on the Prevention and Treatment of HIV infection in Pregnant Women, Mothers and Children. Ahmed S, Kim MH, Sugandhi N, Phelps BR, Sabelli R, Diallo MO, Young P, Duncan D, Kellerman SE AIDS. 2013 Nov; 27 Suppl 2:S235-45

Beyond prevention of mother-to-child transmission: keeping HIV-exposed and HIV-positive children healthy and alive Kellerman SE, Ahmed S, Feeley-Summerl T, Jay J, Kim M, Phelps BR, Sugandhi N, Schouten E, Tolle M, Tsiouris F Child Survival Working Group of the Interagency Task Team on the Prevention and Treatment of HIV infection in Pregnant Women, Mothers and Children. AIDS. 2013 Nov;27 Suppl 2:S225-33

Challenges in infant and young child nutrition in the context of HIV. Brewinski-Isaacs M; Child Survival Working Group of the Interagency Task Team on the Prevention and Treatment of HIV infection in Pregnant Women, Mothers and Children Sint TT, Lovich R, Hammond W, Kim M, Melillo S, Lu L, Ching P, Marcy J, Rollins N, Koumans EH, Heap AN AIDS. 2013 Nov;27 Suppl 2:S169-77

Clinical characteristics and outcomes of HIV-infected children diagnosed with Kaposi sarcoma in Malawi and Botswana Cox CM, El-Mallawany NK, Kabue M, Kovarik C, Schutze GE, Kazembe PN, Mehta P Pediatr Blood Cancer 2013;60: 1274-1280

Clostridium difficile infection in infants and children Schutze GE, Willoughby RE, and the Committee on Infectious Diseases Pediatrics 2013;131: 196-200

Delivering pediatric HIV care in resource-limited settings: cost considerations in an expanded response Tolle MA, Phelps BR, Desmond C, Sugandhi N, Omeogu C, Jamieson D, Ahmed S, Reuben E, Muhe L, Kellerman SE, Child Survival Working Group of the Interagency Task Team on the Prevention and Treatment of HIV infection in Pregnant Women, Mothers and Children. AIDS. 2013 Nov;27 Suppl 2:S179-86

Do diagnosis delays impact receipt of test results? Evidence from the HIV early infant diagnosis program in Uganda Mugambi ML, Deo S, Kekitiinwa A, Kiyaga C, Singer ME PLoS One. 2013 Nov 1;8(11):e78891

Does an isoniazid prophylaxis register improve tuberculosis contact management in South African children? Van Soelen N, du Preez K, van Wyk SS, Mandalakas AM, Enarson DA, Reid AJ, Hesseling AC PLoS One. 2013;8(12):e80803

HIV and childhood disability: a case-controlled study at a paediatric antiretroviral therapy centre in Lilongwe, Malawi Devendra A, Makawa A, Kazembe PN, Calles NR, Kuper H PLoS One. 2013 Dec 31;8 (12) : e84024

HIV-exposed infants: rethinking care for a lifelong condition Sugandhi N, Rodrigues J, Kim M, Ahmed S, Amzel A, Tolle M, Dziuban EJ, Kellerman SE, Rivadeneira E, Child Survival Working Group of the Interagency Task Team on the Prevention and Treatment of HIV infection in Pregnant Women, Mothers and Children AIDS. 2013 Nov;27 Suppl 2:S187-95

Improved dosing accuracy of liquid medication using a low-cost plastic clip for standard oral syringes Spiegel GJ, Dinh C, Gutierrez A, Lukomnik J, Lu B, Mirabal Y, Vestewig L, Marton S, Adler M, Schutze G, Wickham H, Oden M, Richards-Kortum R Ann Biomed Eng 2013;41: 1860-1868

Incidence of opportunistic illness before and after initiation of highly active antiretroviral therapy in children Nesheim SR, Hardnett F, Wheeling JT, Siberry GK, Paul ME, Emmanuel P, Bohannon B, Dominguez K; LEGACY Consortium Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Oct;32(10):1089-9

It’s Hard Work, But It’s Worth It: The Task Of Keeping Children Adherent To Isoniazid Preventive Therapy Skinner D, Hesseling AC, Francis C, Mandalakas AM Public Health Action. 2013. 3(3): 191-198

Linkage, initiation and retention of children in the antiretroviral therapy cascade: an overview Phelps BR, Ahmed S, Amzel A, Diallo MO, Jacobs T, Kellerman SE, Kim MH, Sugandhi N, Tam M, Wilson-Jones M Child Survival Working Group of the Interagency Task Team on the Prevention, Treatment of HIV infection in Pregnant Women, Mothers, ChildAIDS. 2013 Nov;27 Suppl 2:S207-13

Nine-year follow-up of HIV-infected Romanian children and adolescents receiving lopinavir/ritonavir-containing highly active antiretroviral therapy Wanless RS, Rugină S, Ruţă SM, Dumitru IM, Cernat RC, Schwarzwald HL, Calles NR, Schutze GE,Schweitzer AM, Draper HR, Kline MW Germs. 2013 Sep 1;3(3):90-95

Predicting patterns of long-term CD4 reconstitution in HIV-infected children starting antiretroviral therapy in sub-Saharan Africa: a cohort-based modelling study Picat MQ, Lewis J, Musiime V, Prendergast A, Nathoo K, Kekitiinwa A, Nahirya Ntege P, Gibb DM, Thiebaut R, Walker AS, Klein N, Callard R; ARROW Trial Team PLoS Med. 2013 Oct;10(10):e1001542

Protease genotypes in patients failing protease inhibitor-based antiretroviral therapy at a pediatric center in Botswana Gomila A, Kirk B, Marape M, Anabwani G, Tolle MA Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Oct;32(10):1086-8

Risk factors for mortality in Malawian children with human immunodeficiency virus and tuberculosis co-infection Buck WC, Olson D, Kabue MM, Ahmed S, Nchama LK, Munthali A, Hosseinipour MC, Kazembe PN Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 17(11):1389-1395

Risks and benefits of lifelong antiretroviral treatment for pregnant and breastfeeding women: a review of the evidence for the Option B+ approach Ahmed S,Kim MH, Abrams EJ Curr Opin HIV AIDS. 2013 Sep; 8(5):474-89.

Routine in-patient provider-initiated HIV testing in Malawi, compared to client-initiated community-based testing, identifies younger children at higher risk of early mortality Preidis GA, McCollum ED, Kamiyango W, Garbino A, Hosseinipour MC, Kazembe PN, Schutze GE, Kline M JAIDS 2013;63: e16-e22

Seroprevalence of Hepatitis B in a cohort of HIV-infected children and adults in Swaziland Dziuban EJ, Marton SA, Hughey AB, Mbingo TL, Draper HR, Schutze GE Int J STD AIDS 2013;24: 561-565

Stevens-Johnson syndrome and HIV: A case series in children in Swaziland over five years Dziuban EJ, Hughey AB, Stewart DA, Blank DA, Kochelani D, Draper HR, Schutze GE Pediatr Infect Dis J 2013;32:1354-1358

Treatment of Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Children Cruz A, Ahmed A, Mandalakas A, Starke J Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013. 2(3): 248–58

Use of nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor-only regimens in HIV-infected children and adolescents Neely M1, Rutstein R, Del Bianco G, Heresi G, Barton T, Wiznia A, Wiegand R, Wheeling T, Bohannon B, Dominguez K; LEGACY Consortium. Hernandez-Trujillo V, Laufer M, Demeritte D, Puga A, Martinez Y, Emmanuel P, Sullivan J, Sikes AJ, Rathore M, Alvarez A, Mirza A, Champion K, Trainer E, Paul ME, Foster SB, Leonard A Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 Sep;32(9):e370-6


Staphylococcus aureus infections in human immunodeficiency virus-positive children and adolescents McNeil JC, Hulten KG, Kaplan SL, Schwarzwald H, Mason EO Pediatr Infect Dis 2012 March;31(3): (in press)


Addressing childhood obesity in primary care practice: a challenge and an opportunity Tolle MA South Med J Jan; 104(1):1-2

Comparing HIV management by nurse prescribers to that of physicians at a paediatric centre in Gaborone, Botswana Monyatsi G, Mullan P, Phelps B, Tolle MA, Machine E, Gennari F, Makosky J, Anabwani G S Afr Med J (accepted, in press)

Etiology of meningitis among patients admitted to a tertiary referral hospital in Botswana Mullan PC, Steenhoff AP, Draper H, Wedin T, Bafana M, Anabwani G, Jibril H, Tshepo M, Schutze GE Pediatric Infec Dis J. 2011 Jul;30(7)

Inadequate coordination of maternal and infant HIV services detrimentally affects early infant diagnosis outcomes in Lilongwe, Malawi Braun M, Kabue MM, McCollum ED, Ahmed S, Kim M, Aertker L, Chirwa M, Eliya M, Mofolo I, Hoffman I, Kazembe PN, van der Horst C, Kline MW and Hosseinipour MC J Acquir Immun Def Syndr (in press)

Measles in HIV-infected children in southern Africa - a case and review Sheikh AM, Patel P, Scherzer L, Neumann CP, Anabwani G, Tolle MA SA Fam Pract (accepted, in press)

Pneumonia and Malnutrition Are Highly Predictive of Mortality Among African Children Hospitalized with HIV-Infection and HIV-Exposure in the Era of Antiretroviral Therapy Preidis GA, McCollum ED, Mwansambo C, Kazembe PN, Schutze GE, Kline MW J Pediatr 2011;159:484-489

Reverse transcriptase genotypes in paediatric patients failing initial antiretroviral therapy in Gaborone, Botswana Tolle MA, Howard L, Kirk B, Gomila A, Schwarzwald H, Anabwani G J Int Assoc Physicians AIDS Care (accepted, in press)

Routine inpatient HIV testing increases access to pediatric HIV care for HIV-infected and HIV-exposed uninfected hospitalized Malawian children McCollum ED, Preidis GA, Golitko C, Siwande LD, Mwansambo C, Kazembe PN, Hoffman I, Hosseinipour MC, Schutze GE, Kline MW Pediatr Infect Dis J 2011;30: e75-e81.

Routine inpatient human immunodeficiency virus testing increases access to pediatric human immunodeficiency virus care in sub-Saharan Africa McCollum ED, Preidis GA, Golitko CL, Siwande LD, Mwansambo C, Kazembe PN, Hoffman I, Hosseinipour MC, Schutze GE and Kline MW Pediatr Infect Dis J 2011;30:e75-e81

The status of paediatric medince initiatives around the world - what has happened and what has not? Hoppu K, Anabwani G, Garcia-Bournissen F, Gazarian M, Kearns GL, Nakamura H, Petersen RG, Ranganathan SS, de Wildt SN Eur J Clin Pharmacol; DOI 10.007/s00228-011-1089-1; 6 July 2011

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