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Professor Katherine Fielding

BSc MSc PhD

Professor
in Medical Statistics & Epidemiology

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
Centre for Statistical Methodology
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

Ethical issues in cluster randomized trials conducted in low- and middle-income countries: an analysis of two case studies.
Choko AT; Roshandel G; Conserve DF; Corbett EL; Fielding K; Hemming K; Malekzadeh R; Weijer C
2020
Trials
Utility of broad-spectrum antibiotics for diagnosing pulmonary tuberculosis in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Divala TH; Fielding KL; Kandulu C; Nliwasa M; Sloan DJ; Gupta-Wright A; Corbett EL
2020
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases
Accuracy and consequences of using trial-of-antibiotics for TB diagnosis (ACT-TB study): protocol for a randomised controlled clinical trial.
Divala TH; Fielding KL; Sloan DJ; French N; Nliwasa M; MacPherson P; Kandulu CC; Chiume L; Chilanga S; Ndaferankhande MJ
2020
BMJ Open
Predictors of silicosis and variation in prevalence across mines among employed gold miners in South Africa.
Knight D; Ehrlich R; Cois A; Fielding K; Grant AD; Churchyard G
2020
BMC Public Health
Study protocol: a cluster randomized trial to evaluate the effectiveness and implementation of onsite GeneXpert testing at community health centers in Uganda (XPEL-TB).
Reza TF; Nalugwa T; Farr K; Nantale M; Oyuku D; Nakaweesa A; Musinguzi J; Vangala M; Shete PB; Tucker A
2020
Implementation science : IS
Sensitivity of the lateral flow urine lipoarabinomannan assay in ambulant adults with advanced HIV disease: data from the TB Fast Track study.
Tlali M; Fielding KL; Karat AS; Hoffmann CJ; Muravha T; Grant AD; Charalambous S
2020
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
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
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