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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

Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health

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

Effectiveness of Electronic Reminders to Improve Medication Adherence in Tuberculosis Patients: A Cluster-Randomised Trial.
Liu, X. ; Lewis, J.J. ; Zhang, H. ; Lu, W. ; Zhang, S. ; Zheng, G. ; Bai, L. ; Li, J. ; Li, X. ; Chen, H. ; Liu, M. ; Chen, R. ; Chi, J. ; Lu, J. ; Huan, S. ; Cheng, S. ; Wang, L. ; Jiang, S. ; Chin, D.P. ; Fielding, K.L. ;
2015
PLoS Med
A trial of mass isoniazid preventive therapy for tuberculosis control.
Churchyard, G.J. ; Fielding, K.L. ; Lewis, J.J. ; Coetzee, L. ; Corbett, E.L. ; Godfrey-Faussett, P. ; Hayes, R.J. ; Chaisson, R.E. ; Grant, A.D. ; Thibela TB Study Team, . ;
2014
N Engl J Med
A Four-Month Gatifloxacin-Containing Regimen for Treating Tuberculosis.
Merle, C.S. ; Fielding, K. ; Sow, O.B. ; Gninafon, M. ; Lo, M.B. ; Mthiyane, T. ; Odhiambo, J. ; Amukoye, E. ; Bah, B. ; Kassa, F. ; N'Diaye, A. ; Rustomjee, R. ; de Jong, B.C. ; Horton, J. ; Perronne, C. ; Sismanidis, C. ; Lapujade, O. ; Olliaro, P.L. ; Lienhardt, C. ; OFLOTUB/Gatifloxacin for Tuberculosis Project, . ; COLLABORATORS;Billy, C. ; Bah, H. ; Bah, M. ; Barry, M.A. ; Barry, M.T. ; Diallo, M. ; Kalle, T.O. ; Bah, M. ; Gumusboga, M. ; Martin, A. ; Portaels, F. ; Githui, C. ; Okallo, G. ; Wanjiku, E. ; Allen, J. ; Reddy, B. ; Anagonou, S. ; Affolabi, D. ; Bekou, W. ; Guendehou, B. ; Makpenon, A. ; Monteiro, G. ; Vihotode, E. ; Washinou, A. ; Bah, F. ; Cisse, A. ; Diouf, C. ; Hane, D. ; Kouassi, P. ; Mbaye, I. ; Nguessan, J.P. ; Sarr, M. ; Seck, A. ; Gomis, J.F. ; Tissot-Dupont, H. ; Baisley, K. ; Flach, C. ; Webb, E. ; Kanyok, T. ; Ndiaye, K. ; McIlleron, H. ; Smythe, W. ; Nabangchang, K. ; Nabangchang, C. ; Crespel, F. ; Massart, G. ; Vaillant, M. ; Mitchison, D. ; Cisse, M. ; Hadjani, F. ; Kikaya, V. ; Manyando, C. ; Mbaye, A. ; Mbaye, M. ; Mbaye, I. ; Mbui, J. ; Meremikwu, M. ; NDiaye, J.L. ; Suma, T.K. ; Traore, I. ; Zongo, I. ;
2014
N Engl J Med
Twelve-monthly versus six-monthly radiological screening for active case-finding of tuberculosis: a randomised controlled trial
Churchyard, G.J.; Fielding, K.; Roux, S.; Corbett, E.L.; Chaisson, R.E.; de Cock, K.M.; Hayes, R.J.; Grant, A.D.
2011
Thorax
Thibela TB: Design and methods of a cluster randomised trial of the effect of community-wide isoniazid preventive therapy on tuberculosis among gold miners in South Africa.
Fielding, K.L.; Grant, A.D.; Hayes, R.J.; Chaisson, R.E.; Corbett, E.L.; Churchyard, G.J.;
2011
Contemp Clin Trials
Reducing mortality with cotrimoxazole preventive therapy at initiation of antiretroviral therapy in South Africa
Hoffmann, C.J.; Fielding, K.L.; Charalambous, S.; Innes, C.; Chaisson, R.E.; Grant, A.D.; Churchyard, G.J.
2010
AIDS
Effect of routine isoniazid preventive therapy on tuberculosis incidence among HIV-infected men in South Africa: a novel randomized incremental recruitment study.
Grant, A.D.; Charalambous, S.; Fielding, K.L.; Day, J.H.; Corbett, E.L.; Chaisson, R.E.; De Cock, K.M.; Hayes, R.J.; Churchyard, G.J.;
2005
JAMA
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