Nita Bharti

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Measles on the edge: coastal heterogeneities and infection dynamics
    Nita Bharti
    Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1941. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Measles hotspots and epidemiological connectivity
    N Bharti
    Penn State University, Biology Department and Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, University Park, PA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 138:1308-16. 2010
  3. pmc Rural-urban gradient in seasonal forcing of measles transmission in Niger
    Matthew J Ferrari
    The Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:2775-82. 2010
  4. doi request reprint The dynamics of measles in sub-Saharan Africa
    Matthew J Ferrari
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Nature 451:679-84. 2008
  5. pmc Global patterns in seasonal activity of influenza A/H3N2, A/H1N1, and B from 1997 to 2005: viral coexistence and latitudinal gradients
    Brian S Finkelman
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Biology, Eberly College of Science, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e1296. 2007

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Measles on the edge: coastal heterogeneities and infection dynamics
    Nita Bharti
    Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e1941. 2008
    ..These results illustrate the impact of 'edge effects' on epidemic metapopulations in general and illustrate directions for the refinement of spatiotemporal epidemic models...
  2. doi request reprint Measles hotspots and epidemiological connectivity
    N Bharti
    Penn State University, Biology Department and Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, University Park, PA, USA
    Epidemiol Infect 138:1308-16. 2010
    ..These results highlight the need to understand local patterns of seasonality, demographic characteristics, and spatial heterogeneities to inform vaccination policy...
  3. pmc Rural-urban gradient in seasonal forcing of measles transmission in Niger
    Matthew J Ferrari
    The Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Biology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 277:2775-82. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The dynamics of measles in sub-Saharan Africa
    Matthew J Ferrari
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Nature 451:679-84. 2008
    ..Such erratic dynamics emphasize the importance both of control strategies that address build-up of susceptible individuals and efforts to mitigate the impact of large outbreaks when they occur...
  5. pmc Global patterns in seasonal activity of influenza A/H3N2, A/H1N1, and B from 1997 to 2005: viral coexistence and latitudinal gradients
    Brian S Finkelman
    Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics, Department of Biology, Eberly College of Science, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e1296. 2007
    ..These findings highlight the need for more countries to conduct year-round viral surveillance and report reliable incidence data at the type and subtype level, especially in the Tropics...