Affiliation: Princeton University
- Mapping populations at risk: improving spatial demographic data for infectious disease modeling and metric derivationAndrew J Tatem
Department of Geography, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
Popul Health Metr 10:8. 2012..Finally, a strategy for building an open-access database of spatial demographic data that is tailored to epidemiological applications is put forward...
- Explaining seasonal fluctuations of measles in Niger using nighttime lights imageryN Bharti
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Science 334:1424-7. 2011..In addition to epidemiological applications, the ability to measure fine-scale changes in population density has implications for public health, crisis management, and economic development...
- Spatial dynamics of meningococcal meningitis in Niger: observed patterns in comparison with measlesN Bharti
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, NJ, USA
Epidemiol Infect 140:1356-65. 2012..This analysis enhances our understanding of spatial patterns and disease transmission and suggests hotspots for infection and potential target areas for meningococcal meningitis surveillance and intervention...