Affiliation: Monash University
- Disease burden of selected gastrointestinal pathogens in Australia, 2010Katherine B Gibney
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne 3004, Victoria, Australia Electronic address
Int J Infect Dis 28:176-85. 2014..To estimate and compare disease burden attributable to six gastrointestinal pathogens (norovirus, rotavirus, Campylobacter, non-typhoidal Salmonella, Giardia, and Cryptosporidium) in Australia, 2010...
- Educating international students about tuberculosis and infections associated with travel to visit friends and relatives (VFR-travel)Katherine B Gibney
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Grattan Street, Parkville, Victoria 3050, Australia Communicable Disease Prevention and Control, Department of Health Victoria, 50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia Electronic address
Travel Med Infect Dis 12:274-82. 2014..We describe a public health initiative aimed to increase awareness of these illnesses among international students and their support staff...
- Modifiable risk factors for West Nile virus infection during an outbreak--Arizona, 2010Katherine B Gibney
Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:895-901. 2012..4; 95% CI = 1.1-5.5). During this outbreak, WNV infection was likely primarily acquired peri-domestically with increased risk associated with potential mosquito larval habitats around the home and neighborhood...
- Detection of anti-yellow fever virus immunoglobulin m antibodies at 3-4 years following yellow fever vaccinationKatherine B Gibney
Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:1112-5. 2012..Detection of YF IgM antibodies several years postvaccination might reflect remote YF vaccination rather than recent YF vaccination or YF virus infection...
- Using disability-adjusted life years to set health-based targets: a novel use of an established burden of disease metricKatherine Gibney
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne VIC3004, Australia
J Public Health Policy 34:439-46. 2013..Adoption of DALY HBTs could be relevant in other areas, including air quality, food safety, health care-associated infections, and surgical complications. ..
- Evolution of regulatory targets for drinking water qualityMartha Sinclair
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia E mail
J Water Health 13:413-26. 2015..Issues regarding the appropriateness of selected target values, and how continuing changes in knowledge and practice may influence their evolution, are also discussed. ..
- Adoption of a microbial health-based target for Australian drinking water regulationJoanne O'Toole
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, 99 Commercial Road, Victoria 3004, Melbourne, Australia E mail
J Water Health 13:662-70. 2015....