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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

Risk score for predicting mortality including urine lipoarabinomannan detection in hospital inpatients with HIV-associated tuberculosis in sub-Saharan Africa: Derivation and external validation cohort study.
Gupta-Wright A; Corbett EL; Wilson D; van Oosterhout JJ; Dheda K; Huerga H; Peter J; Bonnet M; Alufandika-Moyo M; Grint D
2019
PLoS medicine
Algorithm-guided empirical tuberculosis treatment for people with advanced HIV (TB Fast Track): an open-label, cluster-randomised trial
Grant A; Charalambous S; Tlali M; Karat A; Dorman S; Hoffmann CJ; Johnson S; Vassall A; Churchyard G; Fielding K
2019
The Lancet HIV
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
Patient costs incurred by people living with HIV/AIDS prior to ART initiation in primary healthcare facilities in Gauteng, South Africa.
Pillai N; Foster N; Hanifa Y; Ndlovu N; Fielding K; Churchyard G; Chihota V; Grant AD; Vassall A
2019
PloS one
Cost-effectiveness of urine-based tuberculosis screening in hospitalised patients with HIV in Africa
Reddy KP; Gupta-Wright A; Fielding K; Constantini S; Zheng A; Corbett E; Yu L; van Oosterhout JJ; Resch SC; Wilson DP
2019
The Lancet Global Health
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
Challenges in measurement of linkage following HIV self‐testing: examples from the STAR Project
Neuman M; Taegtmeyer M; Hatzold K; Johnson CC; Weiss HA; Fielding K
2019
Journal of the International AIDS Society
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
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