Jané Joubert

Summary

Affiliation: Medical Research Council
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Record-linkage comparison of verbal autopsy and routine civil registration death certification in rural north-east South Africa: 2006-09
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Parow Vallei, Western Cape, South Africa, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia and Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, USA Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Parow Vallei, Western Cape, South Africa, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, NY
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1945-58. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight in South Africa in 2000
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:683-90. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to physical inactivity in South Africa in 2000
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:725-31. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparative risk assessment for South Africa in 2000: towards promoting health and preventing disease
    Rosana Norman
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:637-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Strengthening public health in South Africa: building a stronger evidence base for improving the health of the nation
    Debbie Bradshaw
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South African, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:643-9. 2007
  6. pmc Characteristics, availability and uses of vital registration and other mortality data sources in post-democracy South Africa
    Jané Joubert
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Glob Health Action 5:1-19. 2012
  7. pmc Evaluating the quality of national mortality statistics from civil registration in South Africa, 1997-2007
    Jané Joubert
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e64592. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Provincial mortality in South Africa, 2000--priority-setting for now and a benchmark for the future
    Debbie Bradshaw
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South Africa, Tygerberg, W Cape
    S Afr Med J 95:496-503. 2005

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Record-linkage comparison of verbal autopsy and routine civil registration death certification in rural north-east South Africa: 2006-09
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Parow Vallei, Western Cape, South Africa, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, INDEPTH Network, Accra, Ghana, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Vic, Australia and Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, USA Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Parow Vallei, Western Cape, South Africa, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, MRC Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit Agincourt, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, Umeå Centre for Global Health Research, NY
    Int J Epidemiol 43:1945-58. 2014
    ..We linked mortality data from CR and the Agincourt Health and Socio-demographic Surveillance System (Agincourt HDSS) to examine the quality of rural CR data...
  2. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight in South Africa in 2000
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:683-90. 2007
    ..To estimate the burden of disease attributable to excess body weight using the body mass index (BMI), by age and sex, in South Africa in 2000...
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimating the burden of disease attributable to physical inactivity in South Africa in 2000
    Jané Joubert
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:725-31. 2007
    ..To quantify the burden of disease attributable to physical inactivity in persons 15 years or older, by age group and sex, in South Africa for 2000...
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparative risk assessment for South Africa in 2000: towards promoting health and preventing disease
    Rosana Norman
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:637-41. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Strengthening public health in South Africa: building a stronger evidence base for improving the health of the nation
    Debbie Bradshaw
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South African, Tygerberg, Cape Town
    S Afr Med J 97:643-9. 2007
  6. pmc Characteristics, availability and uses of vital registration and other mortality data sources in post-democracy South Africa
    Jané Joubert
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, QLD, Australia
    Glob Health Action 5:1-19. 2012
    ..However, more can and must be done to improve mortality measurement by improving data quality, triangulating data, and expanding analytic capacity. Cause data, in particular, must be improved...
  7. pmc Evaluating the quality of national mortality statistics from civil registration in South Africa, 1997-2007
    Jané Joubert
    School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e64592. 2013
    ..It is hence important to assess the quality of more recent South African data...
  8. ncbi request reprint Provincial mortality in South Africa, 2000--priority-setting for now and a benchmark for the future
    Debbie Bradshaw
    Burden of Disease Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South Africa, Tygerberg, W Cape
    S Afr Med J 95:496-503. 2005
    ..Cause-of-death statistics are an essential component of health information. Despite improvements, underregistration and misclassification of causes make it difficult to interpret the official death statistics...