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Dr Enny Cruz

PhD

Assistant Professor

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Dr Enny Paixao Cruz is a Sir Henry Wellcome Fellow of Infectious Disease Epidemiology in the Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (UK). Dr Paixao's research focuses on the use of electronic health data in middle-income countries, infectious disease and maternal and child health. In collaboration with partners at CIDACS-Fiocruz (http://cidacs.bahia.fiocruz.br/), she uses big data approaches to investigate the effect of obstetric and pre-natal conditions, congenital infections, and other potential social and environmental determinants and impact of social policies on birth, growth, morbidity, and survival, overall and in subgroups of interest in a dynamic Brazilian birth cohort.

Affiliations

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health

Centres

Centre for Maternal Adolescent Reproductive & Child Health (MARCH)

Teaching

Dr Paixao teaching areas are public health and epidemiology. At LSHTM she is a distance learning CO-Module Organizer "EPM101 Fundamentals of Epidemiology". She is also a tutor for face to face program "Basic Epidemiology" and "Extended Epidemiology".  She supervises MSc student projects.

Research

Research Area
Child health
Health inequalities
Infectious disease policy
Maternal health
Public health
Surveillance
Viruses
Impact evaluation
Inequalities
Neonatal health
Outbreaks
Discipline
Epidemiology
Disease and Health Conditions
Infectious disease
Syphilis
Emerging Infectious Disease
Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)
Zoonotic disease
Dengue
Zika
Country
Brazil
Region
Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)

Selected Publications

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on time series of maternal mortality ratio in Bahia, Brazil: analysis of period 2011–2020
de Carvalho-Sauer RDCO; Costa MDCN; Teixeira MG; do Nascimento EMR; Silva EMF; Barbosa MLA; da Silva GR; Santos TP; Paixao ES
2021
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth
Factors associated with small- and large-for-gestational-age in socioeconomically vulnerable individuals in the 100 Million Brazilian Cohort
Falcão IR; Ribeiro-Silva RDC; de Almeida MF; Fiaccone RL; Silva NJ; Paixao ES; Ichihara MY; Rodrigues LC; Barreto ML
2021
The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Risk of mortality for small newborns in Brazil, 2011-2018: A national birth cohort study of 17.6 million records from routine register-based linked data
Paixao ES; Blencowe H; Falcao IR; Ohuma EO; Rocha ADS; Alves FJO; Costa MDCN; Suárez-Idueta L; Ortelan N; Smeeth L
2021
The Lancet Regional Health - Americas
Long-term impact of a conditional cash transfer programme on maternal mortality: a nationwide analysis of Brazilian longitudinal data
Rasella D; Alves FJO; Rebouças P; de Jesus GS; Barreto ML; Campello T; Paixao ES
2021
BMC Medicine
Combined association of obesity and other cardiometabolic diseases with severe COVID-19 outcomes: a nationwide cross-sectional study of 21 773 Brazilian adult and elderly inpatients.
Silva NDJ; Ribeiro-Silva RDC; Ferreira AJF; Teixeira CSS; Rocha AS; Alves FJO; Falcão IR; Pinto EDJ; Santos CADST; Fiaccone RL
2021
BMJ open
Seroprevalence of Chikungunya virus and living conditions in Feira de Santana, Bahia-Brazil
Teixeira MG; Skalinski LM; Paixão ES; Costa MDCN; Barreto FR; Campos GS; Sardi SI; Carvalho RH; Natividade M; Itaparica M
2021
PLoS neglected tropical diseases
Classification algorithm for congenital Zika Syndrome: characterizations, diagnosis and validation
Veiga RV; Schuler-Faccini L; França GVA; Andrade RFS; Teixeira MG; Costa LC; Paixão ES; Costa MDCN; Barreto ML; Oliveira JF
2021
Scientific Reports
Cohort Profile: Centro de Integração de Dados e Conhecimentos para Saúde (CIDACS) Birth Cohort.
Paixao ES; Cardim LL; Falcao IR; Ortelan N; Silva NDJ; Rocha ADS; Sena S; Almeida D; Ramos DO; Alves FJO
2020
International journal of epidemiology
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