List of Publications

Books:

Peer-reviewed articles:

Exploiting social influence to magnify population-level behaviour change in maternal and child health: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial of network targeting algorithms in rural Honduras

Author (s):Holly B Shakya, Derek Stafford, D Alex Hughes, Thomas Keegan, Rennie Negron, Jai Broome, Mark McKnight, Liza Nicoll, Jennifer Nelson, Emma Iriarte, Maria Ordonez, Edo Airoldi, James H Fowler, Nicholas A Christakis

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Coverage and Timing of Antenatal Care among Poor Women in 6 Mesoamerican Countries

Author (s):Dansereau, Emily, Claire R. McNellan, Marielle C. Gagnier, Sima S. Desai, Annie Haakenstad, Casey K. Johanns, Erin B. Palmisano, et al.
Edited by BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 16 (1). doi:10.1186/s12884-016-1018-5, 2016

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Institutional Delivery and Satisfaction among Indigenous and Poor Women in Guatemala, Mexico, and Panama

Author (s): Colombara, Danny V., Bernardo Hernández, Alexandra Schaefer, Nicholas Zyznieuski, Miranda F. Bryant, Sima S. Desai, Marielle C. Gagnier, et al.
Edited by Mohd Noor Norhayati. PLOS ONE 11 (4): e0154388. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0154388., 2016

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Diarrhea Prevalence, Care, and Risk Factors Among Poor Children Under 5 Years of Age in Mesoamerica

Author (s): Colombara, Danny V.; Bernardo Hernández; Claire R. McNellan; Sima S. Desai; Marielle C. Gagnier; Annie Haakenstad; Casey Johanns; Erin B. Palmisano: Diego Ríos-Zertuche; Alexandra Schaefer; Paola Zúñiga-Brenes; Nicholas Zyznieuski; Emma Iriarte; Ali H. Mokdad
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Jan 2016

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Breastfeeding Practices among Poor Women in Mesoamerica

Author (s): Colombara, Danny V.; Bernardo Hernández; Marielle C. Gagnier; Annie Haakenstad; Claire R McNellan; Erin B. Palmisano: Diego Ríos-Zertuche; Alexandra Schaefer; Paola Zúñiga-Brenes; Nicholas Zyznieuski; Emma Iriarte; Ali H. Mokdad
Journal of Nutrition145 (8): 1958–65, Jul 2015

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Use of a Commercial ELISA for the Detection of Measles-Specific Immunoglobulin G (IgG) in Dried Blood Spots Collected from Children Living in Low-Resource Settings

Author (s): Colson, K.Ellicott; K.Ellicott Colson; Alan Potter; Carlos Conde-Glez; Bernardo Hernandez; Diego Ríos-Zertuche; Paola Zúñiga-Brenes; Emma Iriarte; Ali H. Mokdad
Journal of Medical Virology87 (9): 1491–99, May 2015

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Comparative Estimates of Crude and Effective Coverage of Measles Immunization in Low-Resource Settings: Findings from Salud Mesoamérica 2015.

Author(s): K. Ellicott Colson; Paola Zúñiga-Brenes; Diego Ríos-Zertuche; Carlos J. Conde-Glez; Marielle C. Gagnier; Erin Palmisano; Dharani Ranganathan; Gulnoza Usmanova; Benito Salvatierra; Austreberta Nazar; Ignez Tristao; Emmanuelle Sanchez Monin; Brent W. Anderson ; Annie Haakenstad; Tasha Murphy; Stephen Lim ; Bernardo Hernandez; Rafael Lozano; Emma Iriarte; Ali H. Mokdad
Edited by Jodie McVernon. PLOS ONE 10 (7), Jul 2015

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Disparities in HIV Screening among Pregnant Women – El Salvador, 2011

Author (s): El Bcheraoui, Charbel; Ana I. Nieto Gómez; María A. Dubón Abrego; Marielle C. Gagnier; Madeline Y. Sutton; Ali H. Mokdad
Edited by Ravi Jhaveri. PLoS ONE 8 (12), Dec 2013

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Salud Mesoamérica 2015 Initiative: Design, Implementation, and Baseline Findings

Author (s): Mokdad, Ali H, Katherine Ellicott Colson, Paola Zúñiga-Brenes, Diego Ríos-Zertuche, Erin B Palmisano, Eyleen Alfaro-Porras, Brent W Anderson; Marco Borgo; Sima Desai ; Marielle C Gagnier ; Catherine W Gillespie ; Sandra L Giron ; Annie Haakenstad; Sonia López Romero ; Julio Mateus; Abigail McKay ; Ali A Mokdad; Tasha Murphy; Paria Naghavi; Jennifer Nelson; Miguel Orozco; Dharani Ranganathan; Benito Salvatierra; Alexandra Schaefer; Gulnoza Usmanova; Alejandro Varela; Shelley Wilson; Sarah Wulf; Bernardo Hernandez; Rafael Lozano; Emma Iriarte; Ferdinando Regalia
Population Health Metrics13 (1), Feb 2015

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Missed Opportunities for Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) Immunization in Mesoamerica: Potential Impact on Coverage and Days at Risk

Author (s): Mokdad, Ali H.; Marielle C. Gagnier; K. Ellicott Colson; Emily Dansereau; Paola; Zúñiga-Brenes; Diego Ríos-Zertuche; Annie Haakenstad; Casey K. Johanns; Erin B. Palmisano; Bernardo Hernandez; Emma Iriarte
Edited by Julian W. Tang. PLOS ONE 10 (10), Oct 2015

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Health and Wealth in Mesoamerica: Findings from Salud Mesomérica 2015

Author: Mokdad, Ali H.; Marielle C. Gagnier; K. Ellicott Colson; Paola Zúñiga-Brenes; Diego Ríos-Zertuche; Annie Haakenstad; Erin B. Palmisano; Brent W. Anderson; Sima S. Desai; Catherine W. Gillespie; Tasha Murphy; Paria Naghavi; Jennifer Nelson; Dharani Ranganathan; Alexandra Schaefer; Gulnoza Usmanova; Shelley Wilson; Bernardo Hernandez; Rafael Lozano; Emma Iriarte.
BMC Medicine13 (1), Jul 2015

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Scaling-up Impact in Perinatology through Systems Science: Bridging the Collaboration and Translational Divides in Cross-Disciplinary Research and Public Policy

Author (s): Munar, Wolfgang; Peter S. Hovmand; Carrie Fleming; Gary L. Darmstadt
Seminars in Perinatology39 (5): 416–23, Jun 2015

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Technical Notes:

Quality Improvement of Health Care in Belize: Focusing on Results

Author (s): Mac Arthur, Ian; Nelson, Jennifer; Woodye, Martha
Technical Note IDB-TN-661. Washington, DC: IDB, May 2014

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