William M Weiss

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A two-stage cluster sampling method using gridded population data, a GIS, and Google Earth(TM) imagery in a population-based mortality survey in Iraq
    Lp Galway
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Blusson Hall 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, B C Canada V5A 1 S6
    Int J Health Geogr 11:12. 2012
  2. pmc Performance and determinants of routine immunization coverage within the context of intensive polio eradication activities in Uttar Pradesh, India: Social Mobilization Network (SM Net) and Core Group Polio Project (CGPP)
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E8132, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:25. 2013
  3. pmc Determinants of performance of supplemental immunization activities for polio eradication in Uttar Pradesh, India: social mobilization activities of the Social mobilization Network (SM Net) and Core Group Polio Project (CGPP)
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:17. 2013
  4. pmc Factors associated with missed vaccination during mass immunization campaigns
    William M Weiss
    Health Systems Program, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Room E8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:358-67. 2009
  5. pmc Evaluating the experience of GAPS--a methodology for improving quality of mass immunization campaigns in developing countries
    William M Weiss
    Health Systems Program, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Room E8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:684-95. 2009
  6. pmc Outcomes of polio eradication activities in Uttar Pradesh, India: the Social Mobilization Network (SM Net) and Core Group Polio Project (CGPP)
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:117. 2011
  7. pmc Utilization of outpatient services in refugee settlement health facilities: a comparison by age, gender, and refugee versus host national status
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N, Wolfe Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21205, USA
    Confl Health 5:19. 2011
  8. pmc Child health in complex emergencies
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:58-64. 2006

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Publications8

  1. pmc A two-stage cluster sampling method using gridded population data, a GIS, and Google Earth(TM) imagery in a population-based mortality survey in Iraq
    Lp Galway
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Blusson Hall 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, B C Canada V5A 1 S6
    Int J Health Geogr 11:12. 2012
    ..Vital statistics registration and surveillance systems are rarely functional in conflict settings, posing a challenge of estimating mortality using retrospective population-based surveys...
  2. pmc Performance and determinants of routine immunization coverage within the context of intensive polio eradication activities in Uttar Pradesh, India: Social Mobilization Network (SM Net) and Core Group Polio Project (CGPP)
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E8132, Baltimore, MD, 21205, USA
    BMC Int Health Hum Rights 13:25. 2013
    ..The paper also explores determinants of routine immunization performance such as caretaker characteristics and CGPP activities to strengthen routine immunization services...
  3. pmc Determinants of performance of supplemental immunization activities for polio eradication in Uttar Pradesh, India: social mobilization activities of the Social mobilization Network (SM Net) and Core Group Polio Project (CGPP)
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 13:17. 2013
    ..In this paper, we examine the reasons the CORE Group had been successful through exploration of which social mobilization activities of the CORE Group predicted better performance of SIAs...
  4. pmc Factors associated with missed vaccination during mass immunization campaigns
    William M Weiss
    Health Systems Program, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Room E8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:358-67. 2009
    ..If so, they can then ensure supervision of vaccination efforts in those sites and take further action, if indicated, to prevent or mitigate pockets of unvaccinated children...
  5. pmc Evaluating the experience of GAPS--a methodology for improving quality of mass immunization campaigns in developing countries
    William M Weiss
    Health Systems Program, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Room E8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Health Popul Nutr 27:684-95. 2009
    ..GAPS may also be considered for improving other types of health campaigns, such as distribution of insecticide-treated bednets, vitamin A capsules, and deworming medications...
  6. pmc Outcomes of polio eradication activities in Uttar Pradesh, India: the Social Mobilization Network (SM Net) and Core Group Polio Project (CGPP)
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Suite E8132, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:117. 2011
    ..In this paper, we examine the vaccination outcomes in districts of SM Net where the CORE Group works...
  7. pmc Utilization of outpatient services in refugee settlement health facilities: a comparison by age, gender, and refugee versus host national status
    William M Weiss
    Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N, Wolfe Street, Baltimore, Maryland, 21205, USA
    Confl Health 5:19. 2011
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  8. pmc Child health in complex emergencies
    William J Moss
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 84:58-64. 2006
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