MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Harvard College , Cambridge , MA

Graduate Degree

  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health , Baltimore , MD

Medical School

  • Harvard Medical School , Boston , MA

Internship

  • Boston Combined Residency Program (BCRP) , Boston , MA

Residency

  • Boston Combined Residency Program (BCRP) , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Birhan maternal and child health cohort: a study protocol. BMJ Open. 2021 Sep 28; 11(9):e049692. View abstract
  2. Scaling up Kangaroo Mother Care in Ethiopia and India: a multi-site implementation research study. BMJ Glob Health. 2021 09; 6(9). View abstract
  3. Effects of antibiotic resistance, drug target attainment, bacterial pathogenicity and virulence, and antibiotic access and affordability on outcomes in neonatal sepsis: an international microbiology and drug evaluation prospective substudy (BARNARDS). Lancet Infect Dis. 2021 Aug 09. View abstract
  4. Prevalence and risk factors for antimicrobial resistance among newborns with gram-negative sepsis. PLoS One. 2021; 16(8):e0255410. View abstract
  5. Characterization of antimicrobial-resistant Gram-negative bacteria that cause neonatal sepsis in seven low- and middle-income countries. Nat Microbiol. 2021 04; 6(4):512-523. View abstract
  6. Scoping review protocol on maternal, newborn and child health research in Ethiopia. BMJ Open. 2020 07 02; 10(7):e034307. View abstract
  7. Kangaroo Mother Care implementation research to develop models for accelerating scale-up in India and Ethiopia: study protocol for an adequacy evaluation. BMJ Open. 2019 11 21; 9(11):e025879. View abstract
  8. Distribution and determinants of pneumonia diagnosis using Integrated Management of Childhood Illness guidelines: a nationally representative study in Malawi. BMJ Glob Health. 2018; 3(2):e000506. View abstract
  9. Barriers and enablers of kangaroo mother care implementation from a health systems perspective: a systematic review. Health Policy Plan. 2017 Dec 01; 32(10):1466-1475. View abstract
  10. Barriers and enablers of kangaroo mother care implementation from a health systems perspective: a systematic review. Health Policy and Planning. 2017. View abstract
  11. Profile and outcomes of women with pregnancy-related acute kidney injury requiring dialysis at a center in Ethiopia. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2017 Aug; 138(2):138-141. View abstract
  12. Barriers and enablers of health system adoption of kangaroo mother care: a systematic review of caregiver perspectives. BMC Pediatr. 2017 01 25; 17(1):35. View abstract
  13. Dietary iron and calcium intakes during pregnancy are associated with lower risk of prematurity, stillbirth and neonatal mortality among women in Tanzania. Public Health Nutr. 2017 03; 20(4):678-686. View abstract
  14. Prevalence and risk factors of chorioamnionitis in Dhaka, Bangladesh. J Perinatol. 2016 12; 36(12):1039-1044. View abstract
  15. What is kangaroo mother care? Systematic review of the literature. J Glob Health. 2016 Jun; 6(1):010701. View abstract
  16. Risk factors for small-for-gestational-age and preterm births among 19,269 Tanzanian newborns. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2016 05 17; 16:110. View abstract
  17. Kangaroo Mother Care and Neonatal Outcomes: A Meta-analysis. Pediatrics. 2016 Jan; 137(1). View abstract
  18. Kangaroo mother care: a systematic review of barriers and enablers. Bull World Health Organ. 2016 Feb 01; 94(2):130-141J. View abstract
  19. Validation of a novel tool for assessing newborn resuscitation skills among birth attendants trained by the Helping Babies Breathe program. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2015 Nov; 131(2):196-200. View abstract
  20. Prevalence of early-onset neonatal infection among newborns of mothers with bacterial infection or colonization: a systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 07; 15:118. View abstract
  21. The effect of intrapartum antibiotics on early-onset neonatal sepsis in Dhaka, Bangladesh: a propensity score matched analysis. BMC Pediatr. 2014 Apr 17; 14:104. View abstract
  22. The effect of abnormal birth history on ambulatory blood pressure and disease progression in children with chronic kidney disease. J Pediatr. 2014 Jul; 165(1):154-162.e1. View abstract
  23. Maternal and neonatal colonization in Bangladesh: prevalences, etiologies and risk factors. J Perinatol. 2013 Dec; 33(12):971-6. View abstract
  24. Risk of early-onset neonatal infection with maternal infection or colonization: a global systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS Med. 2013 Aug; 10(8):e1001502. View abstract
  25. Early-onset neonatal sepsis in Dhaka, Bangladesh: risk associated with maternal bacterial colonisation and chorioamnionitis. Trop Med Int Health. 2013 Sep; 18(9):1057-1064. View abstract
  26. Improving health services to displaced persons in Aceh, Indonesia: a balanced scorecard. Bull World Health Organ. 2010 Sep 01; 88(9):709-12. View abstract
  27. Non-specific effects of diphtheria tetanus pertussis vaccination on child mortality in Cebu, The Philippines. Int J Epidemiol. 2007 Oct; 36(5):1022-9. View abstract
  28. Cognitive impairment screening in second offense DUI programs. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2000 Dec; 19(4):369-73. View abstract