Ka Alexander

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Multi-host pathogens and carnivore management in southern Africa
    K A Alexander
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences, Blacksburg, VA, USA
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 33:249-65. 2010
  2. pmc Modeling of wildlife-associated zoonoses: applications and caveats
    Kathleen A Alexander
    Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 12:1005-18. 2012
  3. pmc Climate change is likely to worsen the public health threat of diarrheal disease in Botswana
    Kathleen A Alexander
    Fisheries and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Tech, 100 Cheatham Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:1202-30. 2013
  4. pmc Novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex pathogen, M. mungi
    Kathleen A Alexander
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1296-9. 2010
  5. pmc Buffalo, bush meat, and the zoonotic threat of brucellosis in Botswana
    Kathleen Anne Alexander
    Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32842. 2012
  6. pmc Overcoming barriers in evaluating outbreaks of diarrheal disease in resource poor settings: assessment of recurrent outbreaks in Chobe District, Botswana
    Ka Alexander
    Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Tech, 132 Cheatham Hall, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:775. 2013

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Multi-host pathogens and carnivore management in southern Africa
    K A Alexander
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Department of Fisheries and Wildlife Sciences, Blacksburg, VA, USA
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 33:249-65. 2010
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  2. pmc Modeling of wildlife-associated zoonoses: applications and caveats
    Kathleen A Alexander
    Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 12:1005-18. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Climate change is likely to worsen the public health threat of diarrheal disease in Botswana
    Kathleen A Alexander
    Fisheries and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Tech, 100 Cheatham Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:1202-30. 2013
    ..Study findings have application to other arid countries in Africa where diarrheal disease is a persistent public health problem...
  4. pmc Novel Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex pathogen, M. mungi
    Kathleen A Alexander
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1296-9. 2010
    ..We identified a Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex pathogen, M. mungi sp. nov., as the causative agent among banded mongooses that live near humans in Chobe District, Botswana. Host spectrum and transmission dynamics remain unknown...
  5. pmc Buffalo, bush meat, and the zoonotic threat of brucellosis in Botswana
    Kathleen Anne Alexander
    Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e32842. 2012
    ..Brucellosis is a zoonotic disease of global importance infecting humans, domestic animals, and wildlife. Little is known about the epidemiology and persistence of brucellosis in wildlife in Southern Africa, particularly in Botswana...
  6. pmc Overcoming barriers in evaluating outbreaks of diarrheal disease in resource poor settings: assessment of recurrent outbreaks in Chobe District, Botswana
    Ka Alexander
    Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation, Virginia Tech, 132 Cheatham Hall, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:775. 2013
    ..Relying only on existing medical staff and hospital resources, we assess the use of a questionnaire survey tool to identify baseline outbreak characteristics during recurrent diarrheal outbreaks in Chobe, Botswana...