Publications

Wardrop NA, Dzodzomenyo M, Aryeetey G, Hill A, Bain RES, Wright J. (Accepted). Estimation of packaged water consumption and associated plastic waste production from household budget surveys. Environmental Research Letters.

Lai S et al. (Accepted). Malaria elimination burden, costs and challenges in China: an epidemiological and situation analysis. Bulletin of the World Health Organization.

Yu W, Wardrop NA, Bain R, Wright JA (Accepted). Integration of population census and water point mapping data - a case study of Cambodia, Liberia and Tanzania. International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health. 

Kuo C, 
Wardrop NA, Chang C, Wang H, Atkinson PM. (2017). Significance of international seaports in the distribution of murine typhus in TaiwanPLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases.11(3): e0005430.

Dzodzomenyo M, Dotse-Gborgbortsi W, Lapworth D, Wardrop NA, Wright J. (2017). Geographic Distribution of Registered Packaged Water Production in Ghana: Implications for Groundwater Management and Environmental Impacts
Water 9(2): 142

Hamill L, Picozzi K, Wardrop NA, Fyfe J, von Wissmann B, Wastling S, Selby R, Amongi Acup C, Bardosh KL, Muhanguzi D, Kabasa JD, Waiswa C, Welburn SC. (2017). Evaluating the impact of targeting livestock for the prevention of human and animal trypanosomiasis, at village level, in districts newly affected with T. b. rhodesiense in Uganda. Infectious Diseases of Poverty 6: 16. 

Makau DN, Gitau GK, Muchemi GK, Thomas LF, Cook EAJ, Wardrop NA, Fèvre EM, de Glanville WA. (2017). 
Environmental predictors of bovine Eimeria infection in western Kenya. Tropical Animal Health and Production.

Lai S, Zhou H, Xiong W, Gilbert M, Huang Z, Yu J, Yin W, Wang L, Chen Q, Li Y, Mu D, Zeng L, Ren X, Geng M, Zhang Z, Cui B, Li T, Wang D, Sun Q, Wardrop NA, Tatem AJ, Yu H. (2017). Changing Epidemiology of Human Brucellosis, China, 1955–2014Emerging Infectious Diseases 23(2): 184-194.

Devleesschauwer B, Allepuz A, Dermauw V, Johansen MV, Gonzalez ML, Smit GSA, Sotiraki S, Trevisan C, Wardrop NA, Dorny P, Gabriël S. (2017). Taenia solium in Europe: still endemic? Acta Tropica 165: 96-99.

Lai S, Wardrop NA, Huang Z, Bosco C, Sun J, Bird T, Wesolowski A, Zhou S, Zhang Q, Zheng C, Li Z, Yu H, Tatem AJ. (2016). Plasmodium falciparum malaria importation from Africa to China and its mortality: an analysis of driving factorsNature Scientific Reports 6: 39524.

Wardrop NA, Cook EAJ, de Glanville WA, Atkinson PM, Thomas LF, Wamae CN, Fèvre EM. (2016). The sero-epidemiology of Coxiella burnetii in humans and cattle, western Kenya: evidence from a cross-sectional study. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 10(10): e0005032.

Wright J, Dzodzomenyo M, Fink G, Wardrop NA, Aryeetey G, Adanu R, Hill A. (2016). Subsidized Sachet Water to Reduce Diarrheal Disease in Young Children: A Feasibility Study in Accra, Ghana. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0854

Lai S, Qin Y, Cowling BJ, Ren X, Wardrop NA, Gilbert M, Tsang TK, Wu P, Feng L, Jiang H, Peng Z, Zheng J, Liao Q, Li S, Horby PW, Farrar JJ, Gao GF, Tatem AJ and Yu H. (2016). Global epidemiology of avian influenza A H5N1 virus infection in humans, 1997–2015: a systematic review of individual case data. Lancet Infectious Diseases. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(16)00153-5

Yu W, Wardrop NA, Bain RES, Lin Y, Zhang C, and Wright JA. (2016). A Global Perspective on Drinking-water and Sanitation Classification: An Evaluation of Census Content. PLOS One 11(3): e0151645.

Wright J, Dzodozmenyo M, Wardrop NA, Johnston R, Hill A, Aryeetey G, Adanu R. (2016). Effects of sachet water consumption on exposure to microbially contaminated drinking-water: household survey evidence from Ghana. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 13(3): 303.

Wardrop NA.
(2016). Integrated epidemiology for vector-borne zoonoses. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 110(2): 87-89.

Wardrop NA, Thomas LF, Atkinson PM, de Glanville WA, Cook EAJ, Wamae CN, Gabriël S, Dorny P, Harrison LJS, Fèvre EM. (2015). The Influence of Socio-economic, Behavioural and Environmental Factors on Taenia spp. Transmission in Western Kenya: Evidence from a Cross-sectional Survey in Humans and Pigs. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 9(12): e0004223.

Wardrop NA, Le Blond J. (2015). Assessing correlations between geological hazards and health outcomes: addressing complexity in medical geology. Environment International 84: 90-93.

Mugenyi A, Wardrop NA, Atkinson PM, Torr S & Welburn SC. (2015). Tsetse fly (G. f. fuscipes) distribution in the Lake Victoria basin of Uganda. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 9(4);
e0003705.

Sedda L, Tatem AJ, Morley D, Atkinson PM, Wardrop NA, Pezzulo C, Sorichetta A, Kuleszo J and Rogers D. (2015). Poverty, health and satellite-derived vegetation indices: their inter-spatial relationship in West Africa. International Health
7 (2): 99-106

Wardrop NA, Geary M, Osborne PE, Atkinson PM. Interpreting predictive maps of disease, highlighting the pitfalls of distribution models in epidemiology. (2014) Geospatial Health 9(1); 237 - 246.

Molla YB, Wardrop NA, Le Blond JS, Baxter P, Newport MJ, Atkinson PM & Davey G. (2014) Modelling environmental factors correlated with podoconiosis. International Journal of Health Geographics 13; 24.

Yakob L, Soares Magalhaes RJ, Gray DJ, Milinovich G, Wardrop NA, Dunning R, Barendregt J, Bieri F, Williams GM & Clements ACA. (2014) Modelling Parasite Aggregation: Disentangling Statistical and Ecological Approaches. International Journal of Parasitology 44; 339-243

Wardrop NA, Barnett A, Atkinson J, Clements A. (2013) Plasmodium vivax malaria incidence over time and its association with temperature and rainfall in four counties of Yunnan Province, China. Malaria Journal 12; 452.

Molla YB, Le Blond J, Wardrop NA, Baxter P, Atkinson PM, Newport M & Davey G. (2013) Individual correlates of podoconiosis in areas of varying endemicity: a case-control study. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7(12) e2554.

Wardrop NA, Kuo C, Wang H, Clements A, Lee P & Atkinson PM. (2013) Bayesian spatial modelling and the significance of agricultural land use to scrub typhus infection in Taiwan. Geospatial Health 8 (1) 229 - 239.

Wardrop NA, Fèvre EM, Atkinson PM & Welburn S. (2013) The dispersal ecology of Rhodesian sleeping sickness following its introduction to a new area. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7 (10) e2485.

Tang W, Atkinson PM, Wardrop NA & Zhang J. (2013) Multiple-point geostatistical simulation for post-processing a remotely sensed land cover classification. Spatial Statistics 5: 69-84.

Wardrop NA, Fèvre EM, Atkinson PM, Kakembo A & Welburn S. (2012). An exploratory GIS-based method to identify and characterise landscapes with an elevated epidemiological risk of Rhodesian human African trypanosomiasis. BMC Infectious Diseases 12; 316.

Wastling SL, Picozzi K, Wamboga C, Von Wissman B, Wardrop NA, Stothard JR, Kakembo A & Welburn SC. (2011). Latent T. b. gambiense foci in Uganda: a silent epidemic in children and adults? Parasitology: Apr 18:1-8.

Wardrop NA, Atkinson PM, Gething PW, Fèvre EM, Picozzi K, Kakembo A & Welburn S. (2010). Bayesian Geostatistical Analysis and Prediction of Rhodesian Human African Trypanosomiasis. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 4 (12) e914.

Batchelor NA, Atkinson PM, Gething PW, Picozzi K, Fèvre EM, Kakembo A & Welburn S. (2009) Spatial predictions of Rhodesian Human African Trypanosomiasis prevalence in Kaberamaido and Dokolo, two newly affected districts of Uganda. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 3 (12) e563.

Batchelor NA & Cassell J. (2006) Sexual Health and Infection Control. British Journal of Infection Control: 7 (5); 5.

Under review/Submitted

Wardrop NA, Hill AG, Dzodozmenyo M, Aryeetey G, Adanu R, Wright JA (Under review). Livestock ownership and microbial contamination of drinking-water: evidence from nationally representative household surveys in Ghana, Nepal and Bangladesh.

Laranjo-González M, Devleesschauwer B et al (Submitted). Epidemiology of taeniosis/cysticercosis in Europe, a systematic review: Part I, Western Europe.

Conference presentations and invited talks

Oral presentation: "Bayesian geostatistical modelling of population distributions and demographics for health applications". American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting, 2016, Atlanta.

Session organiser and chair: “The spatial epidemiology and ecology of zoonotic diseases”. American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting, 2015, Philadelphia.

Oral presentation: “The Epidemiology of Q Fever in humans and cattle, western Kenya”. American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting, 2015, Philadelphia.

Oral presentation: “The spatial epidemiology of neglected zoonoses: linking human and livestock data”. American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting, 2015, Philadelphia.

Oral presentation: “Landscape Heterogeneity and Taenia spp. Distributions in Humans and Pigs: Evidence of Environmental Influences on Disease Transmission”. Global Risk Forum One Health Summit, 2015,  Davos.

Oral presentation: “The Epidemiology of Q Fever in Western Kenya”. Global Risk Forum One Health Summit, 2015, Davos.

Invited speaker: “Integrating human, livestock and vector data in a unified epidemiological framework”. Vector control, zoonoses and NTDs: emergent frontiers in global public health, International Society for Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2015, London. (See here for a recording of this talk)

Poster presentation: “The epidemiology of Q fever in western Kenya: a One Health exploration of spatial patterns and risk factors for infection”. International One Health Congress, 2015,  Amsterdam.

Invited talk: “Estimating suitability for Rhodesian human African trypanosomiasis”. First WHO stakeholders meeting on Rhodesiense human African trypanosomiasis control, World Health Organization, Geneva, 2014.

Invited talk: "Bayesian spatial modelling to understand the drivers of Scrub Typhus incidence in Taiwan”. Georges Lemaître Centre for Earth and Climate Research, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium, 2014.

Invited talk: "The influence of land cover, environmental and socio-economic factors on the spatial distribution of Scrub Typhus in Taiwan”. Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College, 2014.

Oral presentation: “The spatial epidemiology of tapeworm infections in humans and pigs in Western Kenya”. International Congress for Parasitology, 2014, Mexico City.

Oral presentation: “The spatial epidemiology of tapeworm infections in humans and pigs in rural Kenya”. European Network on Cysticercosis/Taeniosis working group, 2014, Evora.

Oral presentation: "The influence of land cover, environmental and socio-economic factors on the spatial distribution of Scrub Typhus in Taiwan". American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting, 2013, Washington DC.

Oral presentation: "The influence of land cover, environmental and socio-economic factors on the spatial distribution of Scrub Typhus in Taiwan". International Symposium for Geospatial Health, 2013, Naples.

Poster presentation: "HATARI! Human African Trypanosomiasis: Agents, Risk, Instability". Faculty of Human and Social Science Research Showcase, 2011, University of Southampton.

Oral presentation: "Temporal changes in the spatial epidemiology of Rhodesian sleeping sickness in a newly affected area of Uganda". GnosisGIS 3rd International Symposium on Geospatial Health, 2009, Vietra Sul Mare, Italy.

Session chair: "A Translational Success: The Eradication of Smallpox".  Translational Medicine and Global Health: Challenge, Confrontation or Collaboration? 2009, Global Health Academy (online conference).

Poster presentation: "The spatial epidemiology of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense sleeping sickness in a newly affected area of Uganda". 7th International Conference on Geostatistics for Environmental Applications,  2008, Southampton, UK.

Poster presentation: "The spatial epidemiology of Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense sleeping sickness in a newly affected area of Uganda". International Health and Tropical Medicine 2008, Brighton, UK.


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