Kristin Banek BA MPH
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Kristin Banek graduated with a BA in Biology and German from Saint Olaf College in Minnesota. After working for some years as a Laboratory Assistant for various genetic and molecular research projects, she returned to graduate school to pursue a career in public health.
Kristin earned a MPH from the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine in the department of International Health and Development with a focus on epidemiology and tropical medicine (disease control).
Kristin has spent the last fifteen years working in the field researching and/or implementing malaria interventions in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Uganda, Angola, Kenya, Nigeria and on the Thai-Burmese border.
- Centre for Evaluation
- Malaria Centre
- Maternal, Adolescent, Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)
- Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre
Tutor, Epidemiology & Control of malaria
Tutor, Analysis & Design of Research Studies (ADRS)
- Child health
- Global Health
- Health services research
- Health workers
- Impact evaluation
- Implementation research
- Maternal health
- Public health
- Operational research
Disease and Health Conditions
- Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)
- Sierra Leone
- Access To Care
- Access To Medicines
- Community Based Treatment Of Fever
- Community Health Workers
- Effectiveness Evaluations
- Grant Writing
- Home Management Of Malaria
- Malaria Centre
- Maternal And Child Health
- Monitoring And Evaluation
- quality of care
Community case management of malaria: exploring support, capacity and motivation of community medicine distributors in Uganda.
Banek, K.; Nankabirwa, J.; Maiteki-Sebuguzi, C.; DiLiberto, D.; Taaka, L.; Chandler, C.I.; Staedke, S.G.;
Health Policy Plan, 2015; 30(4):451-61
Adherence to artemisinin-based combination therapy for the treatment of malaria: a systematic review of the evidence.
Banek, K. ; Lalani, M. ; Staedke, S.G. ; Chandramohan, D. ;
Malar J, 2014; 13(1):7
Knowledge, attitudes and practices of malaria control among communities from the health district of Forécariah in the Republic of Guinea, West Africa.
Ruberto, I. ; Camara, S. ; Banek, K. ; Loua, M.K. ;
J Vector Borne Dis, 2014; 51(2):119-27
Evaluation of Interceptor long-lasting insecticidal nets in eight communities in Liberia.
Banek, K. ; Kilian, A. ; Allan, R. ;
Malar J, 2010; 9:84
Cross-border malaria control for internally displaced persons: observational results from a pilot programme in eastern Burma/Myanmar.
Richards, A.K. ; Banek, K. ; Mullany, L.C. ; Lee, C.I. ; Smith, L. ; Oo, E.K. ; Lee, T.J. ;
Trop Med Int Health, 2009; 14(5):512-21
Prevalence of Plasmodium falciparum in active conflict areas of eastern Burma: a summary of cross-sectional data.
Richards, A.K. ; Smith, L. ; Mullany, L.C. ; Lee, C.I. ; Whichard, E. ; Banek, K. ; Mahn, M. ; Shwe Oo, E.K. ; Lee, T.J. ;
Confl Health, 2007; 1:9
Sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine plus chloroquine or amodiaquine for uncomplicated falciparum malaria: a randomized, multisite trial to guide national policy in Uganda
Bakyaita, N.; Dorsey, G.; Yeka, A.; Banek, K.; Staedke, S.G.; Kamya, M.R.; Talisuna, A.; Kironde, F.; Nsobya, S.; Kilian, A.; Reingold, A.; Rosenthal, P.J.; Wabwire-Mangen, F.;
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2005; 72(5):573-80
Artemisinin versus nonartemisinin combination therapy for uncomplicated malaria: randomized clinical trials from four sites in Uganda.
Yeka, A.; Banek, K.; Bakyaita, N.; Staedke, S.G.; Kamya, M.R.; Talisuna, A.; Kironde, F.; Nsobya, S.L.; Kilian, A.; Slater, M.; Reingold, A.; Rosenthal, P.J.; Wabwire-Mangen, F.; Dorsey, G.;
PLoS Med, 2005; 2(7):e190
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