BiographyBill is a demographer who uses his skills in statistical programming, epidemiology, and biostatistics to lead the International Research Coordinating Center (IRCC) at the Center for International Health and Development (CIHD). The IRCC is responsible for the design, data management, and analysis of the CIHD conducted studies including international multi-center clinical equivalency trials, multi-center efficacy trials, and large-scale household surveys. At CIHD, he also manages a health research grant program in Zambia which focuses on funding policy oriented applied research projects coupled with technical assistance to build research capacity. Bill earned his Doctors and Master of Science in Population and International Health from the Harvard School of Public Health and his Bachelors in Arts in International Relations from the University of California at Davis. He spent three years as a policy analyst at the US Environmental Protection Agency in the Recycling Section of the Office of Solid Waste, and two years as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Honduras. Bill has worked and traveled around the world.
- Harvard School of Public Health, ScD
- University of California at Davis, BA
- Harvard School of Public Health, SM/ScM
- Published on 4/5/2017
Lunze K, Biemba G, Lawrence JJ, MacLeod WB, Yeboah-Antwi K, Musokotwane K, Ajayi T, Mutembo S, Puta C, Earle D, Steketee R, Hamer DH. Clinical management of children with fever: a cross-sectional study of quality of care in rural Zambia. Bull World Health Organ. 2017 May 01; 95(5):333-342. PMID: 28479634.
- Published on 4/1/2017
Clouse K, Vermund SH, Maskew M, Lurie MN, MacLeod W, Malete G, Carmona S, Sherman G, Fox MP. Mobility and Clinic Switching Among Postpartum Women Considered Lost to HIV Care in South Africa. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 Apr 01; 74(4):383-389. PMID: 28225717.
- Published on 1/24/2017
Shearer K, Clouse K, Meyer-Rath G, MacLeod W, Maskew M, Sanne I, Long L, Fox MP. Citizenship status and engagement in HIV care: an observational cohort study to assess the association between reporting a national ID number and retention in public-sector HIV care in Johannesburg, South Africa. BMJ Open. 2017 Jan 24; 7(1):e013908. PMID: 28119389.
- Published on 1/17/2017
Maskew M, Bor J, Hendrickson C, MacLeod W, Bärnighausen T, Pillay D, Sanne I, Carmona S, Stevens W, Fox MP. Imputing HIV treatment start dates from routine laboratory data in South Africa: a validation study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2017 Jan 17; 17(1):41. PMID: 28095905.
- Published on 12/2/2016
Lecher S, Williams J, Fonjungo PN, Kim AA, Ellenberger D, Zhang G, Toure CA, Agolory S, Appiah-Pippim G, Beard S, Borget MY, Carmona S, Chipungu G, Diallo K, Downer M, Edgil D, Haberman H, Hurlston M, Jadzak S, Kiyaga C, MacLeod W, Makumb B, Muttai H, Mwangi C, Mwangi JW, Mwasekaga M, Naluguza M, Ng'Ang'A LW, Nguyen S, Sawadogo S, Sleeman K, Stevens W, Kuritsky J, Hader S, Nkengasong J. Progress with Scale-Up of HIV Viral Load Monitoring - Seven Sub-Saharan African Countries, January 2015-June 2016. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 Dec 02; 65(47):1332-1335. PMID: 27906910.
- Published on 12/1/2016
Steegen K, Carmona S, Bronze M, Papathanasopoulos MA, van Zyl G, Goedhals D, MacLeod W, Sanne I, Stevens WS. Moderate Levels of Pre-Treatment HIV-1 Antiretroviral Drug Resistance Detected in the First South African National Survey. PLoS One. 2016; 11(12):e0166305. PMID: 27907009.
- Published on 12/1/2016
Gill CJ, Mwananyanda L, MacLeod W, Kwenda G, Mwale M, Williams AL, Siazeele K, Yang Z, Mwansa J, Thea DM. Incidence of Severe and Nonsevere Pertussis Among HIV-Exposed and -Unexposed Zambian Infants Through 14 Weeks of Age: Results From the Southern Africa Mother Infant Pertussis Study (SAMIPS), a Longitudinal Birth Cohort Study. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Dec 01; 63(suppl 4):S154-S164. PMID: 27838668.
- Published on 11/25/2016
Diallo K, Kim AA, Lecher S, Ellenberger D, Beard RS, Dale H, Hurlston M, Rivadeneira M, Fonjungo PN, Broyles LN, Zhang G, Sleeman K, Nguyen S, Jadczak S, Abiola N, Ewetola R, Muwonga J, Fwamba F, Mwangi C, Naluguza M, Kiyaga C, Ssewanyana I, Varough D, Wysler D, Lowrance D, Louis FJ, Desinor O, Buteau J, Kesner F, Rouzier V, Segaren N, Lewis T, Sarr A, Chipungu G, Gupta S, Singer D, Mwenda R, Kapoteza H, Chipeta Z, Knight N, Carmona S, MacLeod W, Sherman G, Pillay Y, Ndongmo CB, Mugisa B, Mwila A, McAuley J, Chipimo PJ, Kaonga W, Nsofwa D, Nsama D, Mwamba FZ, Moyo C, Phiri C, Borget MY, Ya-Kouadio L, Kouame A, Adje-Toure CA, Nkengasong J. Early Diagnosis of HIV Infection in Infants - One Caribbean and Six Sub-Saharan African Countries, 2011-2015. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 Nov 25; 65(46):1285-1290. PMID: 27880749.
- Published on 9/29/2016
Semrau KE, Herlihy J, Grogan C, Musokotwane K, Yeboah-Antwi K, Mbewe R, Banda B, Mpamba C, Hamomba F, Pilingana P, Zulu A, Chanda-Kapata P, Biemba G, Thea DM, MacLeod WB, Simon JL, Hamer DH. Effectiveness of 4% chlorhexidine umbilical cord care on neonatal mortality in Southern Province, Zambia (ZamCAT): a cluster-randomised controlled trial. Lancet Glob Health. 2016 Nov; 4(11):e827-e836. PMID: 27693439.
- Published on 8/29/2016
Olivero RM, Hamer DH, MacLeod WB, Benoit CM, Sanchez-Vegas C, Jentes ES, Chen LH, Wilson ME, Marano N, Yanni EA, Ooi WW, Karchmer AW, Kogelman L, Barnett ED. Dengue Virus Seroconversion in Travelers to Dengue-Endemic Areas. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Nov 02; 95(5):1130-1136. PMID: 27573631.
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