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Related Faculty Scholarship on Global Health and Migration

Below is a select list of scholarship and academic publications produced by members of the U.S.-China Research Group on Global Health and Migration during their participation in the research group from spring 2016 to summer 2018. The research group’s webpage offers updates on their work, as well as their joint publications and blogs.

Che Y, Dusabe-Richards E, Wu S, Jiang Y, Dong X, Li J, Zhang WH, Temmerman M, Tolhurst R; INPAC group. A qualitative exploration of perceptions and experiences of contraceptive use, abortion and post-abortion family planning services (PAFP) in three provinces in China. BMC Womens Health. 2017 Nov 21;17(1):113. PubMed PMID: 29157259. IF: 1.572

Delamou A, El Ayadi AM, Sidibe S, Delvaux T, Camara BS, Sandouno SD, Beavogui AH, Rutherford GW, Okumura J, Zhang WH, De Brouwere V. Effect of Ebola virus disease on maternal and child health services in Guinea: a retrospective observational cohort study. The Lancet Global Health. 2017 Apr;5(4):e448-e457. PubMed PMID: 28237252. IF: 17.686

Gostin L, DeBartolo MC, Katz R. A global health law triology: toward a safer, healthier and fairer world. The Lancet. Published online May 15, 2017. S0140-6736(17)31261-8

Green Park Collaborative (Moloney, R., Al Naber, J., Messner, D., Stoto, M.A., eds.) RWE Decoder Framework: A Practical Tool for Assessing Relevance and Rigor of Real World Evidence (White Paper). Center for Medical Technology Policy, February, 2017. (

Jiang H, Xu J, Richards E, Qian X, Zhang WH, Hu L, Wu S, Tolhurst R; INPAC Consortium. Opportunities, challenges and systems requirements for developing post-abortion family planning services: Perceptions of service stakeholders in China. PLoS One. 2017 Oct 18;12(10). PubMed PMID: 29045434. IF: 2.806

Jonas, O, Katz R, Yansen S, Geddes K, Jha A. Call for independent monitoring of disease outbreak preparedness. BMJ 2018;361:k2269 doi: 10.1136/bmj.k2269 (Published 24 May 2018).

Katz, R, Graeden E, Kerr J. The Complexity of Biological Events. The Lancet Global Health, February 2018. Volume 6 , Issue 2 , e136 - e137.

Katz R, Vaught A*, Formentos A*, Capizola J*. Raising the Yellow Flag: State Variation in Quarantine Laws. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. October 2017. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000699

Katz R, Attal-Juncqua, Fischer J. Funding Public Health Emergency Preparedness in the U.S. American Journal of Public Health. 2017;107: e1–e5. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2017. 303956

Li C, Wang Q, Jiang Y, Ye Q, Xu D, Gao F, Xu JW, Wang R, Zhu X, Shi L, Yu L, Zhang F, Guo W, Zhang L, Qin CF, Xu Z. Disruption of glial cell development by Zika virus contributes to severe microcephalic newborn mice. Cell Discovery. 2018 Jul 31; 4:43. doi: 10.1038/s41421-018-0042-1. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30083387; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6066496.

Li M, Wang X, Wang Q, Yu L, Wang L, Yan J, Zhang F, Zhang L, Gao GF, Jin X. Both structure and function of human monoclonal antibodies contribute to enhancement of Zika virus infectivity in vitro. Science China Life Sciences. 2017 Dec; 60(12):1396-1398. doi: 10.1007/s11427-017-9192-0. Epub 2017 Nov 10. PubMed PMID: 29134418.

Liu JL, Wu SC, Xu JL, Marleen Temmerman T and Zhang WH*, for the INPAC group. Repeat abortion among Chinese adolescents: a cross-sectional study in 30 provinces. The Lancet, Published Online December 11, 2017. IF: 47.831.

Shuang Lin, Liangmin Gao, Melissa Reyes, Feng Cheng, Joan Kaufman and Wafaa M. El-Sadr, China’s health assistance to Africa: opportunism or altruism? Globalization and Health (2016) 12:83; doi: 10.1186/s12992-016-0217-1

Stoto, M.A., Nelson, C., Savoia, E., Ljungqvist, I., Ciotti, M. Assessing Preparedness for Infectious Disease Threats in the European Region: Development of a Public Health Preparedness Logic Model. Health Security 2017, 15(5):473-482. doi: 10.1089/hs.2016.0126

Stoto, M.A., Population Health Measurement: Applying Performance Measurement Concepts in Population Health Settings. In: Bialek, R., Beitsch, L.M. & Moran, J.W., eds., Solving Population Health Problems through Collaboration. Public Health Foundation, 2017, pp. xx-xx.

Stoto M.A., Savoia, E., Nelson, C., Piltch-Loeb, R.N., Guicciardi, S., Takacs, J., Varela Santos, C., Ciotti, M. Public Health Emergency Preparedness Core Competencies for EU Member States (Technical Report). European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), October, 2017.(

Suerie Moon, Jennifer Leigh, Liana Woskie, Francesco Checchi, Victor Dzau, Mosoka Fallah, Gabrielle Fitzgerald, Laurie Garrett, Lawrence Gostin, David Heymann, Rebecca Katz, Ilona Kickbusch, J. Stephen Morrison, Peter Piot, Peter Sands, Devi Sridhar Ashish K. Jha. Post-Ebola reforms: Ample analysis, inadequate action. BMJ 2017;356:j280 doi: 10.1136/bmj.j280

Tang LM; Wu SC; Li J; Wang K; Xu JL; Temmerman M; Zhang, WH*. Post-abortion family planning counseling practice among abortion service providers in China: a nationwide cross-sectional questionnaire study. Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care. Vol. 22 , Iss. 1, 2017. PubMed PMID: 27927038. IF: 1.616

Uretsky, E. “In search of results: Anthropological interrogations of evidence-based global health” Introduction to Special Section on the Anthropological Perspectives on the Uses of Evidence in Global Health. 2017. Critical Public Health 27(2):157-162.

Xu D, Cheng F, Chen Y, Harnessing China's universities for global health. The Lancet. 2016. 1860-1862.

Yu L, Wang R, Gao F, Li M, Liu J, Wang J, Hong W, Zhao L, Wen Y, Yin C, Wang H, Zhang Q, Li Y, Zhou P, Zhang R, Liu Y, Tang X, Guan Y, Qin CF, Chen L, Shi X, Jin X, Cheng G, Zhang F, Zhang L. Delineating antibody recognition against Zika virus during natural infection. JCI Insight. 2017 Jun 15;2(12). pii: 93042. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28614803; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5470883. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.93042.

Zhang WH*, Li J, Che Y, Wu SC, Dong XJ, Xu JL Qian X, Hu LN, Tolhurst R, Olsen J, Temmerman M for INPAC group. Effects of post-abortion family planning services on preventing unintended pregnancy and repeat abortion: a cluster randomised controlled trial in 30 Chinese provinces. The Lancet. Published online December 11. IF: 47.831