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Dr Katherine Fielding

BSc MSc PhD

Professor
in Medical Statistics & Epidemiology and Director of the TB Centre

Room
Room 108

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
+44 20 7927 2889

Fax.
+44 20 7636 8739

I joined the School in 2000 after working as a visiting scientist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Altanta, US and as a lecturer in medical statistics at the University of Nottingham, UK.

Affiliations

Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Centre for Evaluation
Statistical Methodology
Tuberculosis (TB) Centre

Teaching

I co-organise and teach on the second term module "Statistical Methods in Epidemiology". I also teach in the third term module "Advanced Statistical Methods in Epidemiology" and the distance learning module EP304.

Research

Research Area
Clinical trials
Public health
Randomised controlled trials
Discipline
Epidemiology
Statistics
Disease and Health Conditions
HIV/AIDS
Infectious disease
Tuberculosis
Country
China
Malawi
South Africa
Zambia
Region
Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)

Selected Publications

Guidance for Studies Evaluating the Accuracy of Biomarker-Based Nonsputum Tests to Diagnose Tuberculosis.
Drain PK; Gardiner J; Hannah H; Broger T; Dheda K; Fielding K; Walzl G; Kaforou M; Kranzer K; Joosten SA
2019
The Journal of infectious diseases
Quality of care for patients evaluated for tuberculosis in the context of Xpert MTB/RIF scale-up
Farr K; Nalugwa T; Ojok C; Nantale M; Nabwire S; Oyuku D; Shete PB; Han AH; Fielding K; Joloba M
2019
Journal of Clinical Tuberculosis and Other Mycobacterial Diseases
Algorithm-guided empirical tuberculosis treatment for people with advanced HIV (TB Fast Track): an open-label, cluster-randomised trial.
Grant AD; Charalambous S; Tlali M; Karat AS; Dorman SE; Hoffmann CJ; Johnson S; Vassall A; Churchyard GJ; Fielding KL
2019
The Lancet HIV
Tuberculosis in hospitalised patients with HIV: clinical characteristics, mortality, and implications from the STAMP trial.
Gupta-Wright A; Fielding K; Wilson D; van Oosterhout JJ; Grint D; Mwandumba HC; Alufandika-Moyo M; Peters JA; Chiume L; Lawn SD
2019
Clinical infectious diseases
Community-led delivery of HIV self-testing to improve HIV testing, ART initiation and broader social outcomes in rural Malawi: study protocol for a cluster-randomised trial.
Indravudh PP; Fielding K; Kumwenda MK; Nzawa R; Chilongosi R; Desmond N; Nyirenda R; Johnson CC; Baggaley RC; Hatzold K
2019
BMC infectious diseases
Lessons learnt conducting minimally invasive autopsies in private mortuaries as part of HIV and tuberculosis research in South Africa.
Karat AS; Omar T; Tlali M; Charalambous S; Chihota VN; Churchyard GJ; Fielding KL; Martinson NA; McCarthy KM; Grant AD
2019
Public Health Action
Temporal Factors and Missed Doses of Tuberculosis Treatment: A Causal Associations Approach to Analyses of Digital Adherence Data.
Stagg HR; Lewis JJ; Liu X; Huan S; Jiang S; Chin DP; Fielding KL
2019
Annals of the American Thoracic Society
Permutation tests for stepped-wedge cluster-randomized trials
Thompson J; Davey C; Hayes R; Hargreaves J; Fielding K
2019
The Stata Journal
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