Research & Scholarly Work

Grants and Publications

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, “Enhanced detection of treatable infections in children with severe acute malnutrition in Malawi” (2022-2024). Anthony Garcia-Prats and Jim Conway, mentors to Bryan Vonasek.

Unitaid, “BENEFIT Kids: Better Evidence and Formulations for Improved MDR-TB Treatment for Children” (2019-2024). Anthony Garcia-Prats.

World Health Organization, “Chasing Expedited and Equitable Treatment Access for Children (CHEETA) Project” (08/2022–12/2023 NCE). Anthony Garcia-Prats.

University of Wisconsin Department of Pediatrics R&D Committee, “Project PRIME (Psychosocial Response to International Medical Electives)” (04/2020–12/2022). Nicole St. Clair.

Rule ARL, Warrick S, Rule DW, Butteris SM, Webber SA, Smith L, Schubert C. Using Reflective Writing to Explore Resident Resilience during Global Health Electives. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2022 Jan 10;106(3):923-929. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.21-0682. PMID: 35008047; PMCID: PMC8922490.

Miller KK, Rule ARL, Bensman R, Butteris S, Houser L, Kaeppler C, Lauden SM, Pitt MB, St Clair NE, Van Ganderen K, Cobb C. The Immigrant Partnership and Advocacy Curricular Kit: A Comprehensive Train-The-Trainer Curriculum in Immigrant and Refugee Health. AM J Trop Med Hyg. 2022 Feb 7;106(4):1013-6. Doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.21-1035. PMID: 35130482; PMCID: PMC8991322.

Haq H, Msekandiana A, Matshaba M, Thahane L, Watts J, Tam R, St Clair NE, Schubert C, Rule AR, Pannaraj P, Pitt MB, Oleson DS, Murray B, Morris LE, Mendoza J, McHenry MS, Keating EM, Ferrer K, Crouse HL, Condurache T, Batra M, Barnes AE, Conway JH. Global Health Electives in the COVID-19 Era: Resuming Travel and Strengthening Global Health Academic Partnerships.  Int J Med Educ. 2022 May 31;13:143-147. doi: 10.5116/ijme.6272.630a. PMID: 35642478.

Garcia-Prats AJ, Starke JR, Waning B, Kaiser B, Seddon JA. New Drugs and Regimens for Tuberculosis Disease Treatment in Children and Adolescents. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2022 Oct 31;11(Supplement_3):S101-S109. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piac047. PubMed PMID: 36314547.

Hughes JA, Solans BP, Draper HR, Schaaf HS, Winckler JL, van der Laan L, Radtke KK, Fourie B, Wiesner L, Hesseling AC, Savic RM, Garcia-Prats AJ. Pharmacokinetics and Safety of Bedaquiline in Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-Positive and Negative Older Children and Adolescents With Rifampicin-Resistant Tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2022 Nov 14;75(10):1772-1780. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac252. PubMed PMID: 35377434; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9662178.

Winter JJ, Gladding S, Schultz ML, Bensman R, Lam SK, St Clair NE. More Than Just a Passport: Resources and Implementation Strategies to Optimize Preparation for Global Health Work. Pediatr Ann. 2023 Sep;52(9):e330-e334. doi: 10.3928/19382359-20230720-03. Epub 2023 Sep 1. PMID: 37695285.

Chongsuwat T, Ibrahim AO, Evensen AE, Conway JH, Zwick M, Oloya W. Health facility assessments of cervical cancer prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment services in Gulu, Uganda. PLOS Glob Public Health2023;3(2):e0000785doi: 10.1371/journal.pgph.0000785. eCollection 2023. PMID: 36962762; PMCID: PMC10021907.

McAdams RM. A global perspective of delayed cord clamping in infants. Semin Perinatol. 2023 Jun;47(4):151748. doi: 10.1016/j.semperi.2023.151748. Epub 2023 Mar 17. PMID: 37012136.

Garcia-Prats AJ, Hoddinott G, Howell P, Hughes J, Jean-Philippe P, Kim S, Palmer M, Schaaf HS, Seddon JA, Svensson E, Hesseling AC. Children deserve simple, short, safe, and effective treatment for rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis. Lancet Infect Dis. 2023 Jul;23(7):778-780. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(23)00349-3. Epub 2023 May 25. PMID: 37245523; PMCID: PMC10577306.

Vonasek BJ, Kumwenda T, Gumulira J, Nyirongo M, Heller T, Palmer M, McCollum ED, Chiunda M, Garcia-Prats AJ, Bélard S, Mvalo T. Point-of-care ultrasound for tuberculosis in young children with severe acute malnutrition. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2023 Nov 1. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000004158. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37963311.

Pitt MB, Butteris SM, Howard CR, Schubert C, Fischer PR, Bothe D, St Clair NE. Craving Sweet Success: A Recipe for Developing a Global Health Education Consortium (or Any Consortium, for That Matter). Pediatr Ann. 2023 Sep;52(9):e351-e356. doi: 10.3928/19382359-20230720-05. Epub 2023 Sep 1. PMID: 37695283.

St Clair NE, Sharahil NB, Umphrey L, Merry S, Koueik J, Beshish A, Acheampong B, Kloster H, Conway JH. Health Care Providers Working Cross-Culturally: Pitfalls, Pearls, and Preparation Resources for Culture Shock. Pediatr Ann. 2023 Sep;52(9):e335-e343. doi: 10.3928/19382359-20230720-06. Epub 2023 Sep 1. PMID: 37695280.

Stryker SD, Conway K, Kaeppler C, Porada K, Tam RP, Holmberg PJ, Schubert C; and Medical Student Global Health study group (Stacey Chamberlain, Carmen Cobb, James H Conway, Elizabeth Groothuis, Ebba Hjertstedt, Suet Kam Lam, Megan McHenry, Theresa Nguyen). Underprepared: influences of U.S. medical students’ self-assessed confidence in immigrant and refugee health care. Med Educ Online. 2023 Dec;28(1):2161117. doi: 10.1080/10872981.2022.2161117. PMID: 36594616; PMCID: PMC9815430.

Jonathan Patz, Ann Grauvogl, Lori DiPrete Brown, Christopher Olsen, James Conway, Janis Tupesis, and Tony Goldberg. “Fostering Equitable, Sustainable Well-Being For All: UW-Madison’s Global Health Institute.” Wisconsin in the World: Internationalization at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Information Age Publishing Inc: Charlotte, NC. 2022.

WHO operational handbook on tuberculosis: Module 5: Management of tuberculosis in children and adolescents; Section 5.3. World Health Organization, 2022. Contributed by Anthony (Tony) Garcia-Prats.

Use of bedaquiline in children and adolescents with multidrug- and rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis” – Information note. World Health Organization, 2023. Contributed by Anthony (Tony) Garcia-Prats.

Use of delamanid in children and adolescents with multidrug- and rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis” – Information note. World Health Organization, 2023. Contributed by Anthony (Tony) Garcia-Prats.