John W Ward

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc CDC and progress toward integration of HIV, STD, and viral hepatitis prevention
    John W Ward
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention proposed, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:99-101. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus prevention, care, and treatment: from policy to practice
    John W Ward
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:S58-63. 2012
  3. pmc Previous exposure to HCV among persons born during 1945-1965: prevalence and predictors, United States, 1999-2008
    Bryce D Smith
    Bryce D Smith, Geoff A Beckett, Deborah Holtzman, and John W Ward are with the Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Anthony Yartel and Nita Patel are with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Foundation, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Public Health 104:474-81. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus testing of persons born during 1945-1965: recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Bryce D Smith
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Intern Med 157:817-22. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Recommendations for identification and public health management of persons with chronic hepatitis B virus infection
    Cindy M Weinbaum
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hepatology 49:S35-44. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Hepatitis B testing and access to care among racial and ethnic minorities in selected communities across the United States, 2009-2010
    Dale J Hu
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STDs and TB Prevention NCHHSTP, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Hepatology 58:856-62. 2013
  7. doi request reprint The epidemiology of chronic hepatitis C and one-time hepatitis C virus testing of persons born during 1945 to 1965 in the United States
    John W Ward
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 17:1-11. 2013
  8. pmc Investigation of bioterrorism-related anthrax, United States, 2001: epidemiologic findings
    Daniel B Jernigan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1019-28. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Genotypic distribution of hepatitis B virus (HBV) among acute cases of HBV infection, selected United States counties, 1999-2005
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, TB and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:751-6. 2011
  10. pmc Hepatitis E epidemic, Uganda
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop G37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:126-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc CDC and progress toward integration of HIV, STD, and viral hepatitis prevention
    John W Ward
    National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention proposed, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:99-101. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus prevention, care, and treatment: from policy to practice
    John W Ward
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:S58-63. 2012
    ..With successful collaboration of the public and private sectors, the hepatitis C epidemic can be forever silenced...
  3. pmc Previous exposure to HCV among persons born during 1945-1965: prevalence and predictors, United States, 1999-2008
    Bryce D Smith
    Bryce D Smith, Geoff A Beckett, Deborah Holtzman, and John W Ward are with the Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Anthony Yartel and Nita Patel are with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Foundation, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Public Health 104:474-81. 2014
    ..We examined HCV exposure prevalence and predictors among persons in the United States born during 1945-1965...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C virus testing of persons born during 1945-1965: recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Bryce D Smith
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Intern Med 157:817-22. 2012
    ..These recommendations augment CDC's 1998 and 1999 recommendations based on risk and medical indications and are not meant to replace those recommendations...
  5. doi request reprint Recommendations for identification and public health management of persons with chronic hepatitis B virus infection
    Cindy M Weinbaum
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hepatology 49:S35-44. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Hepatitis B testing and access to care among racial and ethnic minorities in selected communities across the United States, 2009-2010
    Dale J Hu
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STDs and TB Prevention NCHHSTP, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Hepatology 58:856-62. 2013
    ..More state and federal efforts are needed to screen racial/ethnic minorities, especially foreign-born persons, for HBV and link those with infection to care...
  7. doi request reprint The epidemiology of chronic hepatitis C and one-time hepatitis C virus testing of persons born during 1945 to 1965 in the United States
    John W Ward
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 17:1-11. 2013
    ..This review highlights the epidemiology of hepatitis C and the importance of HCV testing and linkage to care in an era of more effective antiviral therapies...
  8. pmc Investigation of bioterrorism-related anthrax, United States, 2001: epidemiologic findings
    Daniel B Jernigan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1019-28. 2002
    ..Continued vigilance for cases is needed among health-care providers and members of the public health and law enforcement communities...
  9. doi request reprint Genotypic distribution of hepatitis B virus (HBV) among acute cases of HBV infection, selected United States counties, 1999-2005
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, TB and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:751-6. 2011
    ..In the United States, HBV genotyping studies have been conducted for chronic but not acute hepatitis B...
  10. pmc Hepatitis E epidemic, Uganda
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop G37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:126-9. 2010
    ..This outbreak has progressed to become one of the largest hepatitis E outbreaks in the world. By June 2009, the epidemic had caused illness in >10,196 persons and 160 deaths...
  11. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive immunization strategy to eliminate transmission of hepatitis B virus infection in the United States: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) Part II: immunization of adults
    Eric E Mast
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention proposed, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 55:1-33; quiz CE1-4. 2006
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Testing for HCV: the first step in preventing disease transmission and improving health outcomes for HCV-infected individuals
    John W Ward
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:1397-401. 2012
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Report on a single-topic conference on "Chronic viral hepatitis--strategies to improve effectiveness of screening and treatment"
    John W Ward
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Hepatology 55:307-15. 2012
    ..Implementation of these changes is feasible and will require policy changes, coordination among government agencies, and collaboration between government agencies, health care providers, community organizations, and advocacy groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the identification of chronic hepatitis C virus infection among persons born during 1945-1965
    Bryce D Smith
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 61:1-32. 2012
    ..These recommendations will be reviewed every 5 years and updated to include advances in the published evidence...
  15. ncbi request reprint The hidden epidemic of hepatitis C virus infection in the United States: occult transmission and burden of disease
    John W Ward
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Top Antivir Med 21:15-9. 2013
    ..This article summarizes a presentation by John W. Ward, MD, at the IAS-USA live continuing medical education program held in Atlanta, Georgia, in October 2012...
  16. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for identification and public health management of persons with chronic hepatitis B virus infection
    Cindy M Weinbaum
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS G 37, Atlanta GA 30333, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 57:1-20. 2008
    ..This report is intended to serve as a resource for public health officials, organizations, and health-care professionals involved in the development, delivery, and evaluation of prevention and clinical services...
  17. doi request reprint The increasing burden of mortality from viral hepatitis in the United States between 1999 and 2007
    Kathleen N Ly
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Ann Intern Med 156:271-8. 2012
    ..The increasing health burden and mortality from hepatitis B virus (HBV) and hepatitis C virus (HCV) in the United States are underappreciated...
  18. ncbi request reprint Before it is too late: hepatitis B vaccination for all STD clients
    John W Ward
    Sex Transm Dis 34:669-70. 2007
  19. pmc Time for renewed commitment to viral hepatitis prevention
    John W Ward
    Am J Public Health 98:779-81. 2008