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MA MPH MMed PhD, Guest Professor. Directs the Medical Research Council/Wits University Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research Unit (Agincourt) in rural northeast South Africa. In the context of a rapidly transi-tioning society, his research is on burden of chronic diseases, strengthening of chronic primary health care systems, and population dynamics. Founding Board chair of the INDEPTH Network (2002-2006). Leads Net-work efforts in Adult Health and Aging.

Publications

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Jack, Helen
Wagner, Ryan G.
Petersen, Inge; et al.

Closing the mental health treatment gap in South Africa: a review of costs and cost-effectiveness
Global health action, 7(SI): 137-147

2014

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Desai, Nikita
Aleksandrowicz, Lukasz
Miasnikof, Pierre; et al.

Performance of four computer-coded verbal autopsy methods for cause of death assignment compared with physician coding on 24,000 deaths in low- and middle-income countries
BMC Medicine, 12(1): 20-

2014

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Leitao, Jordana
Desai, Nikita
Aleksandrowicz, Lukasz; et al.

Comparison of physician-certified verbal autopsy with computer-coded verbal autopsy for cause of death assignment in hospitalized patients in low- and middle-income countries: systematic review
BMC Medicine, 12(1): 22-

2014

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Collinson, Mark A.
White, Michael J.
Bocquier, Philippe; et al.

Migration and the epidemiological transition: insights from the Agincourt sub-district of northeast South Africa
Global health action, 7: 122-136

2014

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Gomez-Olive, Francesc Xavier
Thorogood, Margaret
Kandala, Ngianga-Bakwin; et al.

Sleep problems and mortality in rural South Africa: novel evidence from a low-resource setting
Sleep Medicine, 15(1): 56-63

2014

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Gaziano, Thomas A.
Bertram, Melanie
Tollman, Stephen M.; et al.

Hypertension education and adherence in South Africa: a cost-effectiveness analysis of community health workers
BMC Public Health, 14: 240-

2014

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Micklesfield, Lisa K
Pedro, Titilola M
Kahn, Kathleen; et al.

Physical activity and sedentary behavior among adolescents in rural South Africa: levels, patterns and correlates
BMC Public Health, 14: 40-

2014

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Kabudula, Chodziwadziwa W.
Clark, Benjamin D.
Gomez-Olive, Francesc Xavier; et al.

The promise of record linkage for assessing the uptake of health services in resource constrained settings: a pilot study from South Africa
BMC Medical Research Methodology, 14: 71-

2014

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Mee, Paul
Collinson, Mark A
Madhavan, Sangeetha; et al.

Evidence for localised HIV related micro-epidemics associated with the decentralised provision of antiretroviral treatment in rural South Africa: a spatio-temporal analysis of changing mortality patterns (2007-2010).
Journal of Global Health, 4(1): 010403-

2014

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Wagner, Ryan G.
Ibinda, F.
Newton, C. R.; et al.

The burden of convulsive epilepsy in rural South Africa: Using population-based data to calculate dalys
Epilepsia, 55: 101-102

2014

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