Journal article

Epidemiology and risk factors for typhoid fever in Central Division, Fiji, 2014-2017: A case-control study

Namrata Prasad, Aaron P Jenkins, Lanieta Naucukidi, Varanisese Rosa, Aalisha Sahu-Khan, Mike Kama, Kylie M Jenkins, Adam WJ Jenney, Susan J Jack, Debasish Saha, Pierre Horwitz, Stacy D Jupiter, Richard A Strugnell, E Kim Mulholland, John A Crump

PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases | PUBLIC LIBRARY SCIENCE | Published : 2018


Awarded by Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Awarded by Wildlife Conservation Society

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Australian Government through the Fiji Health Sector Support Program (FHSSP) ( FHSSP was implemented by Abt Associates on behalf of the Australian Government. United Nations Childrens Fund (; Coalition Against Typhoid ( through Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation [grant number OPP1017518]; an Australian Postgraduate Research Award through Edith Cowan University ( to APJ; and a Developmental Research Grant from Edith Cowan University ( and Wildlife Conservation Society ( [grant number G1001474] to PH and SJ. The project was led by Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, who contributed to the project financially and through the time of EKM. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.