Matthew C Freeman

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Increasing equity of access to point-of-use water treatment products through social marketing and entrepreneurship: a case study in western Kenya
    Matthew C Freeman
    Center for Global Safe Water, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Water Health 7:527-34. 2009
  2. pmc The impact of school water, sanitation, and hygiene interventions on the health of younger siblings of pupils: a cluster-randomized trial in Kenya
    Robert Dreibelbis
    Robert Dreibelbis is with the Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Robert Dreibelbis is also with the Hubert Department of Global Health, and Matthew C Freeman, Leslie E Greene, and Shadi Saboori are with the Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Richard Rheingans is with the Department of Environmental and Global Health, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville
    Am J Public Health 104:e91-7. 2014
  3. pmc Impact of regular soap provision to primary schools on hand washing and E. coli hand contamination among pupils in Nyanza Province, Kenya: a cluster-randomized trial
    Shadi Saboori
    Center for Global Safe Water, Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Center for Global Safe Water, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Tropical Institute of Community Health and Development, Great Lakes University of Kisumu, Kisumu, Kenya Department of Global and Environmental Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:698-708. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Improving service delivery of water, sanitation, and hygiene in primary schools: a cluster-randomized trial in western Kenya
    Kelly T Alexander
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Water Health 11:507-19. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Policy and provision of WASH in schools for children with disabilities: a case study in Malawi and Uganda
    Loida Erhard
    a Department of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Glob Public Health 8:1000-13. 2013
  6. pmc The impact of a school-based hygiene, water quality and sanitation intervention on soil-transmitted helminth reinfection: a cluster-randomized trial
    Matthew C Freeman
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya Great Lakes University of Kisumu, Kisumu, Kenya University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:875-83. 2013
  7. pmc Assessing the impact of a school-based safe water intervention on household adoption of point-of-use water treatment practices in southern India
    Matthew C Freeman
    Department of Disease Control, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:370-8. 2011
  8. pmc Integration of water, sanitation, and hygiene for the prevention and control of neglected tropical diseases: a rationale for inter-sectoral collaboration
    Matthew C Freeman
    Department of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2439. 2013
  9. pmc Effect of water, sanitation, and hygiene on the prevention of trachoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Meredith E Stocks
    Department of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America International Trachoma Initiative, Taskforce for Global Health, Decatur, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Med 11:e1001605. 2014
  10. pmc Exploring the Relationship between Access to Water, Sanitation and Hygiene and Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infection: A Demonstration of Two Recursive Partitioning Tools
    Katherine Gass
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2945. 2014

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Increasing equity of access to point-of-use water treatment products through social marketing and entrepreneurship: a case study in western Kenya
    Matthew C Freeman
    Center for Global Safe Water, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Water Health 7:527-34. 2009
    ..0, 6.0) were more likely to chlorinate stored water. While this implementation model was associated with good product penetration and use, barriers to access to inexpensive water treatment remained among the very poor and less educated...
  2. pmc The impact of school water, sanitation, and hygiene interventions on the health of younger siblings of pupils: a cluster-randomized trial in Kenya
    Robert Dreibelbis
    Robert Dreibelbis is with the Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Robert Dreibelbis is also with the Hubert Department of Global Health, and Matthew C Freeman, Leslie E Greene, and Shadi Saboori are with the Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Richard Rheingans is with the Department of Environmental and Global Health, College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville
    Am J Public Health 104:e91-7. 2014
    ..We examined the impact of school water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) interventions on diarrhea-related outcomes among younger siblings of school-going children...
  3. pmc Impact of regular soap provision to primary schools on hand washing and E. coli hand contamination among pupils in Nyanza Province, Kenya: a cluster-randomized trial
    Shadi Saboori
    Center for Global Safe Water, Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Center for Global Safe Water, Hubert Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia Tropical Institute of Community Health and Development, Great Lakes University of Kisumu, Kisumu, Kenya Department of Global and Environmental Health, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:698-708. 2013
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  4. doi request reprint Improving service delivery of water, sanitation, and hygiene in primary schools: a cluster-randomized trial in western Kenya
    Kelly T Alexander
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Water Health 11:507-19. 2013
    ..Providing schools with budgets for WASH operational costs improved access to necessary supplies, but did not ensure consistent service delivery to students. Further work is needed to clarify how schools can provide WASH services daily. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Policy and provision of WASH in schools for children with disabilities: a case study in Malawi and Uganda
    Loida Erhard
    a Department of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Glob Public Health 8:1000-13. 2013
    ..However, provision of services and facilities are low and focused primarily on sanitation. ..
  6. pmc The impact of a school-based hygiene, water quality and sanitation intervention on soil-transmitted helminth reinfection: a cluster-randomized trial
    Matthew C Freeman
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom Kenya Medical Research Institute Wellcome Trust Research Programme, Nairobi, Kenya Great Lakes University of Kisumu, Kisumu, Kenya University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:875-83. 2013
    ..Provision of school-based sanitation, water quality, and hygiene improvements may reduce reinfection of STHs after school-based deworming, but the magnitude of the effects may be sex- and helminth species-specific...
  7. pmc Assessing the impact of a school-based safe water intervention on household adoption of point-of-use water treatment practices in southern India
    Matthew C Freeman
    Department of Disease Control, Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 84:370-8. 2011
    ..53)...
  8. pmc Integration of water, sanitation, and hygiene for the prevention and control of neglected tropical diseases: a rationale for inter-sectoral collaboration
    Matthew C Freeman
    Department of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2439. 2013
    ..We discuss strategic opportunities and ways forward for enhanced collaboration between the WASH and the NTD sectors. ..
  9. pmc Effect of water, sanitation, and hygiene on the prevention of trachoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Meredith E Stocks
    Department of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America International Trachoma Initiative, Taskforce for Global Health, Decatur, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Med 11:e1001605. 2014
    ..Our objective was to systematically review the literature and conduct meta-analyses where possible to report the effects of WASH conditions on trachoma and identify research gaps...
  10. pmc Exploring the Relationship between Access to Water, Sanitation and Hygiene and Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infection: A Demonstration of Two Recursive Partitioning Tools
    Katherine Gass
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 8:e2945. 2014
    ..Traditional epidemiological approaches are not well-suited for assessing the complex and highly correlated relationships commonly seen in WASH...
  11. ncbi request reprint Systematic review: Hygiene and health: systematic review of handwashing practices worldwide and update of health effects
    Matthew C Freeman
    Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 19:906-16. 2014
    ..To estimate the global prevalence of handwashing with soap and derive a pooled estimate of the effect of hygiene on diarrhoeal diseases, based on a systematic search of the literature...
  12. ncbi request reprint Assessing the impact of a school-based water treatment, hygiene and sanitation programme on pupil absence in Nyanza Province, Kenya: a cluster-randomized trial
    Matthew C Freeman
    Hubert Department of Global Health, Center for Global Safe Water, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Trop Med Int Health 17:380-91. 2012
    ..We conducted a cluster-randomized trial of school-based WASH on pupil absence in Nyanza Province, Kenya, from 2007 to 2008...