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Todd Patrick Lewis


Harvard University, Cambridge, MAPhD08/2021Health Systems
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MAMSc05/2017Global Health and Population

Todd Lewis, PhD, is a Postdoctoral Fellow and the People's Voice Survey workstream lead for the QuEST Network. Todd recently completed his PhD in Population Health Sciences with a specialization in Health Systems at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. His dissertation work focused on user- and facility-level determinants of high-quality primary care across multiple low- and middle-income countries. Previously, Todd was a Senior Analyst at The Advisory Board Company in Washington, D.C., where he conducted mixed methods research examining hospital best practices with a focus on physician issues and clinical programs. Todd obtained a Master of Science in Global Health and Population from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a Bachelor of Science in Public Health in Health Policy and Management from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Gillings School of Global Public Health, where he was a Morehead-Cain Scholar.

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  1. Lewis TP, Aryal A, Mehata S, Thapa A, Yousafzai AK, Kruk ME. Best and worst performing health facilities: A positive deviance analysis of perceived drivers of primary care performance in Nepal. Soc Sci Med. 2022 09; 309:115251. PMID: 35961216; PMCID: PMC9458868.
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  2. Kruk ME, Lewis TP, Arsenault C, Bhutta ZA, Irimu G, Jeong J, Lassi ZS, Sawyer SM, Vaivada T, Waiswa P, Yousafzai AK. Improving health and social systems for all children in LMICs: structural innovations to deliver high-quality services. Lancet. 2022 05 07; 399(10337):1830-1844. PMID: 35489361; PMCID: PMC9077444.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  3. Lewis TP, Ndiaye Y, Manzi F, Kruk ME. Associations between women's empowerment, care seeking, and quality of malaria care for children: A cross-sectional analysis of demographic and health surveys in 16 sub-Saharan African countries. J Glob Health. 2022; 12:04025. PMID: 35356662; PMCID: PMC8932460.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  4. Jordan K, Lewis TP, Roberts B. Quality in crisis: a systematic review of the quality of health systems in humanitarian settings. Confl Health. 2021 Feb 02; 15(1):7. PMID: 33531065.
    Citations: 3     
  5. Lewis TP, Andrews KG, Shenberger E, Betancourt TS, Fink G, Pereira S, McConnell M. Caregiving can be costly: A qualitative study of barriers and facilitators to conducting kangaroo mother care in a US tertiary hospital neonatal intensive care unit. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2019 Jul 04; 19(1):227. PMID: 31272398; PMCID: PMC6610951.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  6. Lewis TP, Roder-DeWan S, Malata A, Ndiaye Y, Kruk ME. Clinical performance among recent graduates in nine low- and middle-income countries. Trop Med Int Health. 2019 05; 24(5):620-635. PMID: 30821062; PMCID: PMC6850366.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  7. Uwemedimo OT, Lewis TP, Essien EA, Chan GJ, Nsona H, Kruk ME, Leslie HH. 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. PMID: 29662688; PMCID: PMC5898357.
    Citations: 17     Fields:    
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