Martial Ndeffo

Assistant Professor





Castaño MS, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Rock KS, Palmer C, Knock E, Mwamba Miaka E, Ndung'u JM, Torr S, Verlé P, Spencer SEF, Galvani A, Bever C, Keeling MJ, Chitnis N. (2020). Assessing the impact of aggregating disease stage data in model predictions of human African trypanosomiasis transmission and control activities in Bandundu province (DRC). PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 14(1)

Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Vigliotti VS, Skrip LA, Dolan K, Galvani AP. (2018). Dynamic Models of Infectious Disease Transmission in Prisons and the General Population. Epidemiologic reviews, 40(1)

Durham DP, Fitzpatrick MC, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Parpia AS, Michael NL, Galvani AP. (2018). Evaluating Vaccination Strategies for Zika Virus in the Americas. Annals of internal medicine, 168(9)

Gurarie D, Lo NC, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Durham DP, King CH. (2018). The human-snail transmission environment shapes long term schistosomiasis control outcomes: Implications for improving the accuracy of predictive modeling. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 12(5)

Bartsch SM, Avelis CM, Asti L, Hertenstein DL, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Galvani A, Lee BY. (2018). The economic value of identifying and treating Chagas disease patients earlier and the impact on Trypanosoma cruzi transmission. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 12(11)

Lee BY, Bartsch SM, Skrip L, Hertenstein DL, Avelis CM, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Tilchin C, Dumonteil EO, Galvani A. (2018). Are the London Declaration's 2020 goals sufficient to control Chagas disease?: Modeling scenarios for the Yucatan Peninsula. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 12(3)

Alsallaq RA, Gurarie D, Ndeffo Mbah M, Galvani A, King C. (2017). Quantitative assessment of the impact of partially protective anti-schistosomiasis vaccines. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 11(4)

Blok DJ, Crump RE, Sundaresh R, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Galvani AP, Porco TC, de Vlas SJ, Medley GF, Richardus JH. (2017). Forecasting the new case detection rate of leprosy in four states of Brazil: A comparison of modelling approaches. Epidemics, (18)

Bartsch SM, Peterson JK, Hertenstein DL, Skrip L, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Galvani AP, Dobson AP, Lee BY. (2017). Comparison and validation of two computational models of Chagas disease: A thirty year perspective from Venezuela. Epidemics, (18)

Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Galvani AP. (2017). Global elimination of lymphatic filariasis. The Lancet. Infectious diseases, 17(4)

Durham DP, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Skrip LA, Jones FK, Bauch CT, Galvani AP. (2016). National- and state-level impact and cost-effectiveness of nonavalent HPV vaccination in the United States. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 113(18)

Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Parpia AS, Galvani AP. (2016). Mitigating Prenatal Zika Virus Infection in the Americas. Annals of internal medicine, 165(8)

Parpia AS, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Wenzel NS, Galvani AP. (2016). Effects of Response to 2014-2015 Ebola Outbreak on Deaths from Malaria, HIV/AIDS, and Tuberculosis, West Africa. Emerging infectious diseases, 22(3)

Macarayan E, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Beyrer C, Galvani AP. (2016). Philippine drug war and impending public health crisis. Lancet, 388(10062)

Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Durham DP, Skrip LA, Nsoesie EO, Brownstein JS, Fish D, Galvani AP. (2016). Evaluating the effectiveness of localized control strategies to curtail chikungunya. Scientific reports, (6)

Atkins KE, Pandey A, Wenzel NS, Skrip L, Yamin D, Nyenswah TG, Fallah M, Bawo L, Medlock J, Altice FL, Townsend J, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Galvani AP. (2016). Retrospective Analysis of the 2014-2015 Ebola Epidemic in Liberia. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, 94(4)

Gilbert JA, Medlock J, Townsend JP, Aksoy S, Ndeffo Mbah M, Galvani AP. (2016). Determinants of Human African Trypanosomiasis Elimination via Paratransgenesis. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 10(3)

Alfaro-Murillo JA, Parpia AS, Fitzpatrick MC, Tamagnan JA, Medlock J, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Fish D, Ávila-Agüero ML, Marín R, Ko AI, Galvani AP. (2016). A Cost-Effectiveness Tool for Informing Policies on Zika Virus Control. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 10(5)

Ndeffo Mbah ML, Parikh S, Galvani AP. (2015). Comparing the impact of artemisinin-based combination therapies on malaria transmission in sub-Saharan Africa. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, 92(3)

Brook CE, Beauclair R, Ngwenya O, Worden L, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Lietman TM, Satpathy SK, Galvani AP, Porco TC. (2015). Spatial heterogeneity in projected leprosy trends in India. Parasites & vectors, (8)

Gurarie D, Yoon N, Li E, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Durham D, Phillips AE, Aurelio HO, Ferro J, Galvani AP, King CH. (2015). Modelling control of Schistosoma haematobium infection: predictions of the long-term impact of mass drug administration in Africa. Parasites & vectors, (8)

Yamin D, Gertler S, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Galvani AP. (2015). Effect of Ebola progression in Liberia. Annals of internal medicine, 162(10)

Atkins KE, Wenzel NS, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Altice FL, Townsend JP, Galvani AP. (2015). Under-reporting and case fatality estimates for emerging epidemics. BMJ (Clinical research ed.), (350)

Nsoesie EO, Ricketts RP, Brown HE, Fish D, Durham DP, Ndeffo Mbah ML, Christian T, Ahmed S, Marcellin C, Shelly E, Owers K, Wenzel N, Galvani AP, Brownstein JS. (2015). Spatial and Temporal Clustering of Chikungunya Virus Transmission in Dominica. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 9(8)

Hollingsworth TD, Adams ER, Anderson RM, Atkins K, Bartsch S, Basáñez MG, Behrend M, Blok DJ, Chapman LA, Coffeng L, Courtenay O, Crump RE, de Vlas SJ, Dobson A, Dyson L, Farkas H, Galvani AP, Gambhir M, Gurarie D, Irvine MA, Jervis S, Keeling MJ, Kelly-Hope L, King C, Lee BY, Le Rutte EA, Lietman TM, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Medley GF, Michael E, Pandey A, Peterson JK, Pinsent A, Porco TC, Richardus JH, Reimer L, Rock KS, Singh BK, Stolk W, Swaminathan S, Torr SJ, Townsend J, Truscott J, Walker M, Zoueva A, . (2015). Quantitative analyses and modelling to support achievement of the 2020 goals for nine neglected tropical diseases. Parasites & vectors, (8)

Wells C, Yamin D, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Wenzel N, Gaffney SG, Townsend JP, Meyers LA, Fallah M, Nyenswah TG, Altice FL, Atkins KE, Galvani AP. (2015). Harnessing case isolation and ring vaccination to control Ebola. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 9(5)

Wells C, Yamin D, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Wenzel N, Gaffney SG, Townsend JP, Meyers LA, Fallah M, Nyenswah TG, Altice FL, Atkins KE, Galvani AP. (2015). Correction: Harnessing Case Isolation and Ring Vaccination to Control Ebola. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 9(6)

Yamin D, Gertler S, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Skrip LA, Fallah M, Nyenswah TG, Altice FL, Galvani AP. (2015). Effect of Ebola progression on transmission and control in Liberia. Annals of internal medicine, 162(1)

Galvani AP, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Wenzel N, Childs JE. (2014). Ebola vaccination: if not now, when?. Annals of internal medicine, 161(10)

Pandey A, Atkins KE, Medlock J, Wenzel N, Townsend JP, Childs JE, Nyenswah TG, Ndeffo-Mbah ML, Galvani AP. (2014). Strategies for containing Ebola in West Africa. Science (New York, N.Y.), 346(6212)

Scarpino SV, Iamarino A, Wells C, Yamin D, Ndeffo-Mbah M, Wenzel NS, Fox SJ, Nyenswah T, Altice FL, Galvani AP, Meyers LA, Townsend JP. (2015). Epidemiological and viral genomic sequence analysis of the 2014 ebola outbreak reveals clustered transmission. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 60(7)

Greenhalgh S, Ndeffo M, Galvani AP, Parikh S. (2015). The epidemiological impact of HIV antiretroviral therapy on malaria in children. AIDS (London, England), 29(4)

Ndeffo Mbah ML, Skrip L, Greenhalgh S, Hotez P, Galvani AP. (2014). Impact of Schistosoma mansoni on malaria transmission in Sub-Saharan Africa. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 8(10)

Ndeffo Mbah ML, Gilbert JA, Galvani AP. (2014). Evaluating the potential impact of mass praziquantel administration for HIV prevention in Schistosoma haematobium high-risk communities. Epidemics, (7)

Lewnard JA, Ndeffo Mbah ML, Alfaro-Murillo JA, Altice FL, Bawo L, Nyenswah TG, Galvani AP. (2014). Dynamics and control of Ebola virus transmission in Montserrado, Liberia: a mathematical modelling analysis. The Lancet. Infectious diseases, 14(12)

Ndeffo Mbah ML, Durham DP, Medlock J, Galvani AP. (2014). Country- and age-specific optimal allocation of dengue vaccines. Journal of theoretical biology, (342)

Durham DP, Ndeffo Mbah ML, Medlock J, Luz PM, Meyers LA, Paltiel AD, Galvani AP. (2013). Dengue dynamics and vaccine cost-effectiveness in Brazil. Vaccine, 31(37)

Ndeffo Mbah ML, Medlock J, Meyers LA, Galvani AP, Townsend JP. (2013). Optimal targeting of seasonal influenza vaccination toward younger ages is robust to parameter uncertainty. Vaccine, 31(30)

Ndeffo Mbah ML, Kjetland EF, Atkins KE, Poolman EM, Orenstein EW, Meyers LA, Townsend JP, Galvani AP. (2013). Cost-effectiveness of a community-based intervention for reducing the transmission of Schistosoma haematobium and HIV in Africa. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(19)

Ndeffo Mbah ML, Poolman EM, Atkins KE, Orenstein EW, Meyers LA, Townsend JP, Galvani AP. (2013). Potential cost-effectiveness of schistosomiasis treatment for reducing HIV transmission in Africa--the case of Zimbabwean women. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 7(8)

Ndeffo Mbah ML, Liu J, Bauch CT, Tekel YI, Medlock J, Meyers LA, Galvani AP. (2012). The impact of imitation on vaccination behavior in social contact networks. PLoS computational biology, 8(4)