Svea Closser

Summary

Affiliation: Middlebury College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Why we must provide better support for Pakistan's female frontline health workers
    Svea Closser
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001528. 2013
  2. pmc Methods for evaluating the impact of vertical programs on health systems: protocol for a study on the impact of the global polio eradication initiative on strengthening routine immunization and primary health care
    Svea Closser
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Middlebury College, 306 Munroe Hall, Middlebury, VT 05753, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:728. 2012
  3. doi "We Can't Give Up Now": global health optimism and polio eradication in Pakistan
    Svea Closser
    Department of Sociology Anthropology, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont 05753, USA
    Med Anthropol 31:385-403. 2012
  4. pmc Listening to community health workers: how ethnographic research can inform positive relationships among community health workers, health institutions, and communities
    Kenneth Maes
    at the time of writing, Kenneth Maes was with the Department of Anthropology, School of Language, Culture, and Society, Oregon State University, Corvallis Svea Closser was with the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT Ippolytos Kalofonos was with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, University of Washington, Seattle
    Am J Public Health 104:e5-9. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Why we must provide better support for Pakistan's female frontline health workers
    Svea Closser
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont, United States of America
    PLoS Med 10:e1001528. 2013
    b>Svea Closser and Rashid Jooma argue that achieving polio eradication and strengthening Pakistan's health system must focus not just on international engagement but also on local partnerships with Lady Health Workers and other ground-level ..
  2. pmc Methods for evaluating the impact of vertical programs on health systems: protocol for a study on the impact of the global polio eradication initiative on strengthening routine immunization and primary health care
    Svea Closser
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Middlebury College, 306 Munroe Hall, Middlebury, VT 05753, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:728. 2012
    ..This article describes a research protocol developed to assess the relationship between the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, routine immunization, and primary health care in multiple settings...
  3. doi "We Can't Give Up Now": global health optimism and polio eradication in Pakistan
    Svea Closser
    Department of Sociology Anthropology, Middlebury College, Middlebury, Vermont 05753, USA
    Med Anthropol 31:385-403. 2012
    ..At the same time, it prevents open, objective analysis of the problems the project faces...
  4. pmc Listening to community health workers: how ethnographic research can inform positive relationships among community health workers, health institutions, and communities
    Kenneth Maes
    at the time of writing, Kenneth Maes was with the Department of Anthropology, School of Language, Culture, and Society, Oregon State University, Corvallis Svea Closser was with the Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT Ippolytos Kalofonos was with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, University of Washington, Seattle
    Am J Public Health 104:e5-9. 2014
    ..We call for a broader application of ethnographic research to inform working relationships among CHWs, communities, and health institutions. ..