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profileBethany Lynn Gauthier, Ph.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Global Health and Social Medicine
InstitutionHarvard Medical School
DepartmentGlobal Health and Social Medicine
AddressHarvard Medical School
Global Health and Social Medicine
641 Huntington Ave
Boston MA 02115
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TitleAssistant Professor in the Dept. of Biostatistics
InstitutionHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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  1. Mitsunaga T, Hedt-Gauthier B, Ngizwenayo E, Farmer DB, Karamaga A, Drobac P, Basinga P, Hirschhorn L, Ngabo F, Mugeni C. Utilizing community health worker data for program management and evaluation: systems for data quality assessments and baseline results from Rwanda. Soc Sci Med. 2013 May; 85:87-92. PMID: 23540371.
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  2. Satti H, McLaughlin MM, Hedt-Gauthier B, Atwood SS, Omotayo DB, Ntlamelle L, Seung KJ. Outcomes of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment with early initiation of antiretroviral therapy for HIV co-infected patients in Lesotho. PLoS One. 2012; 7(10):e46943. PMID: 23115633; PMCID: PMC3480376.
  3. Hedt-Gauthier BL, Tenthani L, Mitchell S, Chimbwandira FM, Makombe S, Chirwa Z, Schouten EJ, Pagano M, Jahn A. Improving data quality and supervision of antiretroviral therapy sites in Malawi: an application of Lot Quality Assurance Sampling. BMC Health Serv Res. 2012 Jul 09; 12:196. PMID: 22776745; PMCID: PMC3411464.
  4. Cohen T, Manjourides J, Hedt-Gauthier B. Linking surveillance with action against drug-resistant tuberculosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 Sep 01; 186(5):399-401. PMID: 22592806; PMCID: PMC3443807.
  5. Wadonda-Kabondo N, Hedt BL, van Oosterhout JJ, Moyo K, Limbambala E, Bello G, Chilima B, Schouten E, Harries A, Massaquoi M, Porter C, Weigel R, Hosseinipour M, Aberle-Grasse J, Jordan MR, Kabuluzi S, Bennett DE. A retrospective survey of HIV drug resistance among patients 1 year after initiation of antiretroviral therapy at 4 clinics in Malawi. Clin Infect Dis. 2012 May; 54 Suppl 4:S355-61. PMID: 22544203; PMCID: PMC3338311.
  6. Hedt BL, van Leth F, Zignol M, Cobelens F, van Gemert W, Nhung NV, Lyepshina S, Egwaga S, Cohen T. Multidrug resistance among new tuberculosis cases: detecting local variation through lot quality-assurance sampling. Epidemiology. 2012 Mar; 23(2):293-300. PMID: 22249242; PMCID: PMC3276714.
  7. Sanguansak T, Morley MG, Yospaiboon Y, Lorch A, Hedt B, Morley K. The impact of preprinted prescription forms on medication prescribing errors in an ophthalmology clinic in northeast Thailand: a non-randomised interventional study. BMJ Open. 2012; 2:e000539. PMID: 22365953; PMCID: PMC3289984.
  8. Mitchell M, Getchell M, Nkaka M, Msellemu D, Van Esch J, Hedt-Gauthier B. Perceived improvement in integrated management of childhood illness implementation through use of mobile technology: qualitative evidence from a pilot study in Tanzania. J Health Commun. 2012; 17 Suppl 1:118-27. PMID: 22548605.
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  9. Mitchell M, Hedt BL, Eshun-Wilson I, Fraser H, John MA, Menezes C, Grobusch MP, Jackson J, Taljaard J, Lesh N. Electronic decision protocols for ART patient triaging to expand access to HIV treatment in South Africa: a cross sectional study for development and validation. Int J Med Inform. 2012 Mar; 81(3):166-72. PMID: 22178295; PMCID: PMC3279573.
  10. Hedt BL, Pagano M. Health indicators: eliminating bias from convenience sampling estimators. Stat Med. 2011 Feb 28; 30(5):560-8. PMID: 21290401; PMCID: PMC3951147.
  11. Hedt BL, Laufer MK, Cohen T. Drug resistance surveillance in resource-poor settings: current methods and considerations for TB, HIV, and malaria. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2011 Feb; 84(2):192-9. PMID: 21292884; PMCID: PMC3029167.
  12. Cohen T, Hedt BL, Pagano M. Estimating the magnitude and direction of bias in tuberculosis drug resistance surveys conducted only in the public sector: a simulation study. BMC Public Health. 2010 Jun 21; 10:355. PMID: 20565947; PMCID: PMC2898828.
  13. Ahmed HM, Mitchell M, Hedt B. National implementation of Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI): policy constraints and strategies. Health Policy. 2010 Jul; 96(2):128-33. PMID: 20176407.
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  14. Biedron C, Pagano M, Hedt BL, Kilian A, Ratcliffe A, Mabunda S, Valadez JJ. An assessment of Lot Quality Assurance Sampling to evaluate malaria outcome indicators: extending malaria indicator surveys. Int J Epidemiol. 2010 Feb; 39(1):72-9. PMID: 20139435; PMCID: PMC2912491.
  15. Olives C, Pagano M, Deitchler M, Hedt BL, Egge K, Valadez JJ. Cluster designs to assess the prevalence of acute malnutrition by lot quality assurance sampling: a validation study by computer simulation. J R Stat Soc Ser A Stat Soc. 2009 Apr; 172(2):495-510. PMID: 20011037.
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  16. Makombe SD, Hochgesang M, Jahn A, Tweya H, Hedt B, Chuka S, Yu JK, Aberle-Grasse J, Pasulani O, Bailey C, Kamoto K, Schouten EJ, Harries AD. Assessing the quality of data aggregated by antiretroviral treatment clinics in Malawi. Bull World Health Organ. 2008 Apr; 86(4):310-4. PMID: 18438520; PMCID: PMC2647428.
  17. Makombe SD, Jahn A, Tweya H, Chuka S, Yu JK, Hedt B, Weigel R, Nkhata A, Schouten EJ, Kamoto K, Harries AD. Antiretroviral therapy in the Malawi police force: access to therapy and treatment outcomes. Malawi Med J. 2008 Mar; 20(1):23-7. PMID: 19260443; PMCID: PMC3345663.
  18. Banda AC, Makombe SD, Jahn A, Tweya H, Chuka S, Yu JK, Hedt B, Weigel R, Nkhata A, Schouten EJ, Kamoto K, Harries AD. Antiretroviral therapy in the Malawi defence force: access, treatment outcomes and impact on mortality. PLoS One. 2008 Jan 16; 3(1):e1445. PMID: 18197255; PMCID: PMC2180195.
  19. Makombe SD, Jahn A, Tweya H, Thambo L, Yu JK, Hedt B, Weigel R, Nkhata A, Schouten EJ, Kamoto K, Harries AD. A national survey of prisoners on antiretroviral therapy in Malawi: access to treatment and outcomes on therapy. World Hosp Health Serv. 2008; 44(1):26-9. PMID: 18549031.
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  20. Hedt BL, Wadonda-Kabondo N, Makombe S, Harries AD, Schouten EJ, Limbambala E, Hochgesang M, Aberle-Grosse J, Kamoto K. Early warning indicators for HIV drug resistance in Malawi. Antivir Ther. 2008; 13 Suppl 2:69-75. PMID: 18575193.
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  21. Makombe SD, Jahn A, Tweya H, Thambo L, Yu JK, Hedt B, Weigel R, Nkhata A, Schouten EJ, Kamoto K, Harries AD. A national survey of prisoners on antiretroviral therapy in Malawi: access to treatment and outcomes on therapy. J Infect Dev Ctries. 2007 Dec 01; 1(3):303-7. PMID: 19734609.
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