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Virginia Pitzer

Associate Professor

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Kaufhold S, Yaesoubi R, Pitzer VE. (2019). Predicting the Impact of Typhoid Conjugate Vaccines on Antimicrobial Resistance. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 68(Supplement_2)

Anwar MY, Warren JL, Pitzer VE. (2019). Diarrhea Patterns and Climate: A Spatiotemporal Bayesian Hierarchical Analysis of Diarrheal Disease in Afghanistan. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, 101(3)

Bilcke J, Antillón M, Pieters Z, Kuylen E, Abboud L, Neuzil KM, Pollard AJ, Paltiel AD, Pitzer VE. (2019). Cost-effectiveness of routine and campaign use of typhoid Vi-conjugate vaccine in Gavi-eligible countries: a modelling study. The Lancet. Infectious diseases, 19(7)

Antillon M, Saad NJ, Baker S, Pollard AJ, Pitzer VE. (2018). The Relationship Between Blood Sample Volume and Diagnostic Sensitivity of Blood Culture for Typhoid and Paratyphoid Fever: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. The Journal of infectious diseases, 218(suppl_4)

Lopman BA, Pitzer VE. (2018). Waxing Understanding of Waning Immunity. The Journal of infectious diseases, 217(6)

Saad NJ, Lynch VD, Antillón M, Yang C, Crump JA, Pitzer VE. (2018). Seasonal dynamics of typhoid and paratyphoid fever. Scientific reports, 8(1)

Metcalf CJE, Walter KS, Wesolowski A, Buckee CO, Shevliakova E, Tatem AJ, Boos WR, Weinberger DM, Pitzer VE. (2017). Identifying climate drivers of infectious disease dynamics: recent advances and challenges ahead. Proceedings. Biological sciences, 284(1860)

Antillón M, Bilcke J, Paltiel AD, Pitzer VE. (2017). Cost-effectiveness analysis of typhoid conjugate vaccines in five endemic low- and middle-income settings. Vaccine, 35(27)

Phelps MD, Azman AS, Lewnard JA, Antillón M, Simonsen L, Andreasen V, Jensen PKM, Pitzer VE. (2017). The importance of thinking beyond the water-supply in cholera epidemics: A historical urban case-study. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 11(11)

Saad NJ, Bowles CC, Grenfell BT, Basnyat B, Arjyal A, Dongol S, Karkey A, Baker S, Pitzer VE. (2017). The impact of migration and antimicrobial resistance on the transmission dynamics of typhoid fever in Kathmandu, Nepal: A mathematical modelling study. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 11(5)

Antillón M, Warren JL, Crawford FW, Weinberger DM, Kürüm E, Pak GD, Marks F, Pitzer VE. (2017). The burden of typhoid fever in low- and middle-income countries: A meta-regression approach. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 11(2)

Lewnard JA, Lopman BA, Parashar UD, Bar-Zeev N, Samuel P, Guerrero ML, Ruiz-Palacios GM, Kang G, Pitzer VE. (2017). Naturally Acquired Immunity Against Rotavirus Infection and Gastroenteritis in Children: Paired Reanalyses of Birth Cohort Studies. The Journal of infectious diseases, 216(3)

Anwar MY, Lewnard JA, Parikh S, Pitzer VE. (2016). Time series analysis of malaria in Afghanistan: using ARIMA models to predict future trends in incidence. Malaria journal, 15(1)

Lewnard JA, Antillón M, Gonsalves G, Miller AM, Ko AI, Pitzer VE. (2016). Strategies to Prevent Cholera Introduction during International Personnel Deployments: A Computational Modeling Analysis Based on the 2010 Haiti Outbreak. PLoS medicine, 13(1)

Pitzer VE, Bilcke J, Heylen E, Crawford FW, Callens M, De Smet F, Van Ranst M, Zeller M, Matthijnssens J. (2015). Did Large-Scale Vaccination Drive Changes in the Circulating Rotavirus Population in Belgium?. Scientific reports

Weinberger DM, Warren JL, Steiner CA, Charu V, Viboud C, Pitzer VE. (2015). Reduced-Dose Schedule of Prophylaxis Based on Local Data Provides Near-Optimal Protection Against Respiratory Syncytial Virus. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 61(4)

Pitzer VE, Feasey NA, Msefula C, Mallewa J, Kennedy N, Dube Q, Denis B, Gordon MA, Heyderman RS. (2015). Mathematical Modeling to Assess the Drivers of the Recent Emergence of Typhoid Fever in Blantyre, Malawi. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America

Pitzer VE, Viboud C, Alonso WJ, Wilcox T, Metcalf CJ, Steiner CA, Haynes AK, Grenfell BT. (2015). Environmental drivers of the spatiotemporal dynamics of respiratory syncytial virus in the United States. PLoS pathogens, 11(1)

Pitzer VE, Bowles CC, Baker S, Kang G, Balaji V, Farrar JJ, Grenfell BT. (2014). Predicting the impact of vaccination on the transmission dynamics of typhoid in South Asia: a mathematical modeling study. PLoS neglected tropical diseases, 8(1)

Pitzer VE, Burgner D, Viboud C, Simonsen L, Andreasen V, Steiner CA, Lipsitch M. (2012). Modelling seasonal variations in the age and incidence of Kawasaki disease to explore possible infectious aetiologies. Proceedings. Biological sciences, 279(1739)

Pitzer VE, Atkins KE, de Blasio BF, Van Effelterre T, Atchison CJ, Harris JP, Shim E, Galvani AP, Edmunds WJ, Viboud C, Patel MM, Grenfell BT, Parashar UD, Lopman BA. (2012). Direct and indirect effects of rotavirus vaccination: comparing predictions from transmission dynamic models. PLoS One, 7(8)

Pitzer VE, Basta NE. (2012). Linking data and models: the importance of statistical analyses to inform models for the transmission dynamics of infections. Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.), 23(4)

Pitzer VE, Patel MM, Lopman BA, Viboud C, Parashar UD, Grenfell BT. (2011). Modeling rotavirus strain dynamics in developed countries to understand the potential impact of vaccination on genotype distributions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(48)

Pitzer VE, Viboud C, Lopman BA, Patel MM, Parashar UD, Grenfell BT. (2011). Influence of birth rates and transmission rates on the global seasonality of rotavirus incidence. Journal of the Royal Society, Interface, 8(64)

Pitzer VE, Lipsitch M. (2009). Exploring the relationship between incidence and the average age of infection during seasonal epidemics. Journal of theoretical biology, 260(2)

Pitzer VE, Viboud C, Simonsen L, Steiner C, Panozzo CA, Alonso WJ, Miller MA, Glass RI, Glasser JW, Parashar UD, Grenfell BT. (2009). Demographic variability, vaccination, and the spatiotemporal dynamics of rotavirus epidemics. Science (New York, N.Y.), 325(5938)

Pitzer VE, Olsen SJ, Bergstrom CT, Dowell SF, Lipsitch M. (2007). Little evidence for genetic susceptibility to influenza A (H5N1) from family clustering data. Emerging infectious diseases, 13(7)

Pitzer VE, Leung GM, Lipsitch M. (2007). Estimating variability in the transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome to household contacts in Hong Kong, China. American journal of epidemiology, 166(3)