Maria D Van Kerkhove

Summary

Affiliation: Imperial College
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The consortium for the standardization of influenza seroepidemiology (CONSISE): a global partnership to standardize influenza seroepidemiology and develop influenza investigation protocols to inform public health policy
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:231-4. 2013
  2. pmc Ebola haemorrhagic fever outbreak in Masindi District, Uganda: outbreak description and lessons learned
    Matthias Borchert
    Unit of Epidemiology and Disease Control, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Infect Dis 11:357. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Comment on "Seroevidence for H5N1 influenza infections in humans: meta-analysis"
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Medical Research Council Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Science 336:1506; author reply 1506. 2012
  4. pmc Epidemic and intervention modelling--a scientific rationale for policy decisions? Lessons from the 2009 influenza pandemic
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Imperial College London, MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, W2 1PG London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 90:306-10. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiologic and virologic assessment of the 2009 influenza A (H1N1) pandemic on selected temperate countries in the Southern Hemisphere: Argentina, Australia, Chile, New Zealand and South Africa
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    World Health Organization, Imperial College London, UK
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 5:e487-98. 2011
  6. pmc Highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1): pathways of exposure at the animal-human interface, a systematic review
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e14582. 2011
  7. pmc Studies needed to address public health challenges of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic: insights from modeling
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 7:e1000275. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Poultry movement networks in Cambodia: implications for surveillance and control of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI/H5N1)
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Pasteur Institute of Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Vaccine 27:6345-52. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Frequency and patterns of contact with domestic poultry and potential risk of H5N1 transmission to humans living in rural Cambodia
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2:155-63. 2008
  10. pmc Changes in poultry handling behavior and poultry mortality reporting among rural Cambodians in areas affected by HPAI/H5N1
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6466. 2009

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint The consortium for the standardization of influenza seroepidemiology (CONSISE): a global partnership to standardize influenza seroepidemiology and develop influenza investigation protocols to inform public health policy
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:231-4. 2013
    ..CONSISE has had two international meetings with more planned for 2013. We seek additional members from public health agencies, academic institutions and other interested parties...
  2. pmc Ebola haemorrhagic fever outbreak in Masindi District, Uganda: outbreak description and lessons learned
    Matthias Borchert
    Unit of Epidemiology and Disease Control, Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, Belgium
    BMC Infect Dis 11:357. 2011
    ..We describe the course of the EHF outbreak in Masindi, Uganda, in the year 2000, and report on response activities...
  3. doi request reprint Comment on "Seroevidence for H5N1 influenza infections in humans: meta-analysis"
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Medical Research Council Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Science 336:1506; author reply 1506. 2012
    ..Although the true risk of death from H5N1 infection will likely be lower than the 60% of reported laboratory-confirmed cases, there is little evidence of millions of missed infections...
  4. pmc Epidemic and intervention modelling--a scientific rationale for policy decisions? Lessons from the 2009 influenza pandemic
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Imperial College London, MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, W2 1PG London, England
    Bull World Health Organ 90:306-10. 2012
    ..This paper describes the data analysis and mathematical modelling undertaken during and following the 2009 influenza pandemic, especially to inform public health planning and decision-making...
  5. doi request reprint Epidemiologic and virologic assessment of the 2009 influenza A (H1N1) pandemic on selected temperate countries in the Southern Hemisphere: Argentina, Australia, Chile, New Zealand and South Africa
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    World Health Organization, Imperial College London, UK
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 5:e487-98. 2011
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  6. pmc Highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1): pathways of exposure at the animal-human interface, a systematic review
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e14582. 2011
    ..Therefore, we review risk factors for H5N1 infection in humans...
  7. pmc Studies needed to address public health challenges of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic: insights from modeling
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 7:e1000275. 2010
    ..In light of the 2009 influenza pandemic and potential future pandemics, Maria Van Kerkhove and colleagues anticipate six public health challenges and the data needed to support sound public health decision making...
  8. ncbi request reprint Poultry movement networks in Cambodia: implications for surveillance and control of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI/H5N1)
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Pasteur Institute of Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Vaccine 27:6345-52. 2009
    ..Most poultry movement occurs via middlemen into Phnom Penh making live bird wet markets in Phnom Penh a potential hub for the spread of H5N1 and ideal for surveillance and control...
  9. doi request reprint Frequency and patterns of contact with domestic poultry and potential risk of H5N1 transmission to humans living in rural Cambodia
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2:155-63. 2008
    ..We collected new data from six geographic regions to examine patterns of human contact with poultry among rural farmers in Cambodia and identify populations with the highest potential exposure to H5N1...
  10. pmc Changes in poultry handling behavior and poultry mortality reporting among rural Cambodians in areas affected by HPAI/H5N1
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Epidemiology Unit, Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    PLoS ONE 4:e6466. 2009
    ..As a result, a large number of avian influenza education campaigns have been ongoing in provinces in which H5N1outbreaks have occurred in humans and/or domestic poultry...
  11. doi request reprint Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: quantification of the extent of the epidemic, surveillance biases, and transmissibility
    Simon Cauchemez
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 14:50-6. 2014
    ..We analysed epidemiological and genetic data to assess the extent of human infection, the performance of case detection, and the transmission potential of MERS-CoV with and without control measures...
  12. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with subclinical human infection with avian influenza A (H5N1) virus--Cambodia, 2006
    Sirenda Vong
    Institut Pasteur in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    J Infect Dis 199:1744-52. 2009
    ..We conducted investigations in 2 villages in Cambodia where outbreaks of influenza H5N1 occurred among humans and poultry to determine the frequency of and risk factors for H5N1 virus transmission...
  13. pmc Transmission characteristics of the 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic: comparison of 8 Southern hemisphere countries
    Lulla Opatowski
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Pathog 7:e1002225. 2011
    ..Our analysis indicates that between-country-differences in transmission were at least partly due to differences in population demography...
  14. doi request reprint Brief literature review for the WHO global influenza research agenda--highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 risk in humans
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:26-33. 2013
    ..Several important data gaps remain in the understanding of the epidemiology of H5N1 in humans and limit our ability to interpret the results of the available H5N1 seroepidemiologic studies. ..
  15. pmc Interaction between humans and poultry, rural Cambodia
    Sowath Ly
    Pasteur Institute in Cambodia, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:130-2. 2007
    ..Despite widespread knowledge of avian influenza and personal protection measures, most rural Cambodians still have a high level of at-risk poultry handling...
  16. pmc Pandemic potential of a strain of influenza A (H1N1): early findings
    Christophe Fraser
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, Faculty of Medicine, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
    Science 324:1557-61. 2009
    ..Transmissibility is therefore substantially higher than that of seasonal flu, and comparable with lower estimates of R0 obtained from previous influenza pandemics...
  17. ncbi request reprint School closures during the 2009 influenza pandemic: national and local experiences
    Simon Cauchemez
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, School of Public Health, Imperial College, London, UK
    BMC Infect Dis 14:207. 2014
    ..Our intention is not to make a systematic review of country experiences; rather, it is to present the diversity of school closure experiences and provide examples from national and local perspectives...
  18. ncbi request reprint Yellow Fever in Africa: estimating the burden of disease and impact of mass vaccination from outbreak and serological data
    Tini Garske
    MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Med 11:e1001638. 2014
    ..Contemporary estimates of the yellow fever disease burden are lacking, and the present study aimed to update the previous estimates on the basis of more recent yellow fever occurrence data and improved estimation methods...
  19. doi request reprint Estimating age-specific cumulative incidence for the 2009 influenza pandemic: a meta-analysis of A(H1N1)pdm09 serological studies from 19 countries
    Maria D Van Kerkhove
    Global Influenza Programme, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:872-86. 2013
    ..The global impact of the 2009 influenza A(H1N1) pandemic (H1N1pdm) is not well understood...