Ivo M Foppa

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Publications

  1. pmc The impact of West Nile virus on the abundance of selected North American birds
    Ivo M Foppa
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    BMC Vet Res 7:43. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Disproportionate mosquito feeding on aggregated hosts
    Ivo M Foppa
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1400 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:1210-3. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Prediction of equine risk of West Nile virus infection based on dead bird surveillance
    Rhonda Sue Roberts
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:1-6. 2006
  4. doi request reprint A network-patch methodology for adapting agent-based models for directly transmitted disease to mosquito-borne disease
    Carrie A Manore
    a Center for Computational Science, Department of Mathematics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    J Biol Dyn 9:52-72. 2015
  5. pmc A spatial model of mosquito host-seeking behavior
    Bree Cummins
    Mathematics Department, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    PLoS Comput Biol 8:e1002500. 2012
  6. pmc Does reservoir host mortality enhance transmission of West Nile virus?
    Ivo M Foppa
    Department of Epidemiology, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Theor Biol Med Model 4:17. 2007

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Publications6

  1. pmc The impact of West Nile virus on the abundance of selected North American birds
    Ivo M Foppa
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    BMC Vet Res 7:43. 2011
    ..These models were fit using a Markov chain Monte Carlo algorithm...
  2. ncbi request reprint Disproportionate mosquito feeding on aggregated hosts
    Ivo M Foppa
    Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, 1400 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:1210-3. 2011
    ..5 times higher for the single chicken compared with the flock. We conclude that more highly aggregated hosts may experience lower exposure to mosquito bites than less aggregated hosts...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prediction of equine risk of West Nile virus infection based on dead bird surveillance
    Rhonda Sue Roberts
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:1-6. 2006
    ..Yet, the positive association between dead bird surveillance and equine WNV risk remains strong and statistically significant, indicating that dead bird surveillance remains a valuable tool of WNV surveillance...
  4. doi request reprint A network-patch methodology for adapting agent-based models for directly transmitted disease to mosquito-borne disease
    Carrie A Manore
    a Center for Computational Science, Department of Mathematics, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    J Biol Dyn 9:52-72. 2015
    ..Our hybrid model quantifies the importance of the heterogeneity in the spread of mosquito-borne pathogens, guiding mitigation strategies. ..
  5. pmc A spatial model of mosquito host-seeking behavior
    Bree Cummins
    Mathematics Department, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    PLoS Comput Biol 8:e1002500. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc Does reservoir host mortality enhance transmission of West Nile virus?
    Ivo M Foppa
    Department of Epidemiology, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Theor Biol Med Model 4:17. 2007
    ..Here, we examine the possibility that reservoir host mortality may intensify transmission, both by concentrating vector mosquitoes on remaining hosts and by preventing the accumulation of "herd immunity"...