Godfrey Biemba, MD

Research Assistant Professor, Global Health
Godfrey Biemba
(002) 609-7477biemba@bu.edu
Crosstown Center – CT394
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Biography

Malaria Research (Clinical trials and community based evaluations), health systems research, Orphans and Vulnerable Children research, Monitoring and Evaluation of Health programs, Maternal, Neonatal, and Child Health related research

Other Positions:

  • Center Faculty Member, Center for Global Health & Development , Boston University School of Public Health

Education

  • London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine , MPH
  • University of Zambia , MBBCh
  • University of Zambia , BS

Publications

  • Published on 10/29/2015

    Wang PC, Mwango A, Moberley S, Brockman BJ, Connor AL, Kalesha-Masumbu P, Mutembo S, Bweupe M, Chanda-Kapata P, Biemba G, Hamer DH, Chibuye B, McCarthy E. A Cluster Randomised Trial on the Impact of Integrating Early Infant HIV Diagnosis with the Expanded Programme on Immunization on Immunization and HIV Testing Rates in Rural Health Facilities in Southern Zambia. PLoS One. 2015; 10(10):e0141455.

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  • Published on 11/4/2014

    Lawrence JJ, Yeboah-Antwi K, Biemba G, Ram PK, Osbert N, Hamer DH. ASTMH 63rd Annual Meeting. Perceptions of community led total sanitation on sanitation behaviors in rural Zambia: a qualitative study. 2014.

  • Published on 11/1/2014

    Lawrence JJ, Ajayi T, Yeboah-Antwi K, MacLeod WB, Biemba G, Lunze K, Musokotwane K, Mutembo S, Earle D, Steketee RW, Puta C, Hamer DH. ASTMH 63rd Annual Meeting. Clinical assessment of children with febrile illness at health facilities in three districts in southern Zambia. 2014.

  • Published on 10/15/2014

    Scott N, Gille S, Vian T, Haley C, Hamer DH, Biemba G, Mazimba A. Increasing Equitable Access to Safe Deliveries in Zambia: A Formative Evaluation. 2014.

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  • Published on 8/8/2014

    Biemba G, Yeboah-Antwi K, Semrau K, Hammond EE, Hamer DH. Who is Assisting Women to Deliver Babies within Health Facilities? An Analysis of Deliveries in Four Provinces in Zambia. Austin J Public Health Epidemiol. 2014; 1(2).

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  • Published on 3/25/2014

    Seidenberg P, Cerwensky K, Brown RO, Hammond E, Mofu Y, Lungu J, Mulla Y, Biemba G, Mowa H. Epidemiology of injuries, outcomes, and hospital resource utilization at a tertiary teaching hospital in Lusaka, Zambia. African Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2014; 4(3):115-122.

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  • Published on 3/1/2014

    Biemba G, Hamer DH. Low coverage of intermittent preventive treatment and insecticide-treated nets for control of malaria during pregnancy in sub-Saharan Africa--what needs to be done? Pathog Glob Health. 2014 Mar; 108(2):65-6.

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  • Published on 1/1/2014

    Lawrence JJ, Yeboah-Antwi K, Biemba G, Ram PK, Osbert N, Hamer DH. ASTMH 63rd Annual Meeting. Perceptions of community led total sanitation on sanitation behaviors in rural Zambia: a qualitative study. 2014.

  • Published on 7/1/2012

    Bryant M, Beard J, Sabin L, Brooks MI, Scott N, Larson BA, Biemba G, Miller C, Simon J. PEPFAR's support for orphans and vulnerable children: some beneficial effects, but too little data, and programs spread thin. Health Aff (Millwood). 2012 Jul; 31(7):1508-18.

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  • Published on 6/23/2010

    Beard J, Biemba G, Brooks MI, Costello J, Ommerborn M, Bresnahan M, Flynn D, Simon JL. Children of female sex workers and drug users: a review of vulnerability, resilience and family-centred models of care. J Int AIDS Soc. 2010; 13 Suppl 2:S6.

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