Prof Joanna Schellenberg

Prof Epidemiology & International Health

United Kingdom


Department of Disease Control
Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases


Centre for Evaluation
Malaria Centre
Centre for Maternal Adolescent Reproductive & Child Health
Vaccine Centre

Selected Publications

Embed capacity development within all global health research.
Adegnika, AA; Amuasi, JH; Basinga, P; BERHANU, D; Medhanyie, AA; OKWARAJI, YB; Persson, LÅ; Savadogo, B; SCHELLENBERG, J; Steinmann, P;
BMJ global health
Does a complex intervention targeting communities, health facilities and district health managers increase the utilisation of community-based child health services? A before and after study in intervention and comparison areas of Ethiopia.
BERHANU, D; OKWARAJI, YB; Defar, A; Bekele, A; Lemango, ET; Medhanyie, AA; Wordofa, MA; Yitayal, M; W/Gebriel, F; Desta, A; Gebregizabher, FA; Daka, DW; Hunduma, A; Beyene, H; Getahun, T; Getachew, T; Woldemariam, AT; Wolassa, D; Persson, LÅ; SCHELLENBERG, J;
Are We Using the Right Approach to Change Newborn Care Practices in the Community? Qualitative Evidence From Ethiopia and Northern Nigeria.
Hill, Z; SCHEELBEEK, P; Hamza, Y; Amare, Y; SCHELLENBERG, J;
Global health, science and practice
Measurement and accountability for maternal, newborn and child health: fit for 2030?
MARCHANT, T; Boerma, T; Diaz, T; Huicho, L; Kyobutungi, C; Mershon, C-H; SCHELLENBERG, J; Somers, K; Waiswa, P; Nairobi Group,;
How and under what circumstances do quality improvement collaboratives lead to better outcomes? A systematic review.
ZAMBONI, K; Baker, U; Tyagi, M; SCHELLENBERG, J; Hill, Z; HANSON, C;
'The objective was about not blaming one another': a qualitative study to explore how collaboration is experienced within quality improvement collaboratives in Ethiopia.
Hill, Z; Keraga, D; Kiflie Alemayehu, A; SCHELLENBERG, J; Magge, H; Estifanos, A;
Health research policy and systems
"Quality teaches you how to use water. It doesn't provide a water pump": a qualitative study of context and mechanisms of action in an Ethiopian quality improvement program.
Procureur, F; Estifanos, AS; Keraga, DW; Kiflie Alemayehu, AK; Hailemariam, NW; SCHELLENBERG, J; Magge, H; Hill, Z;
BMC health services research
Women's perceptions of telephone interviews about their experiences with childbirth care in Nigeria: A qualitative study.
UMAR, N; Hill, Z; SCHELLENBERG, J; Tuncalp, Ö; Muzigaba, M; Sambo, NU; Shuaibu, A; MARCHANT, T;
PLOS global public health
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