Jürg Utzinger, Professor, PhD

Head of Unit, Group Leader, Director

Professor in Epidemiology, Director

Organisational Entity

Jäger F.N, Bechir M, Harouna M, Moto D.D, Utzinger J. Challenges and opportunities for healthcare workers in a rural district of Chad. BMC Health Serv Res. 2018;18:7. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-017-2799-6

Esse C et al. "Koko et les lunettes magiques": an educational entertainment tool to prevent parasitic worms and diarrheal diseases in Côte d'Ivoire. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017;11(9):e0005839. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005839

Coulibaly J.T et al. Schistosoma haematobium egg excretion does not increase after exercise: implications for diagnostic testing. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017(in press). DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0728

Said K et al. Schistosoma, other helminth infections, and associated risk factors in preschool-aged children in urban Tanzania. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017;11(11):e0006017. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006017

Lo N.C et al. A call to strengthen the global strategy against schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis: the time is now. Lancet Infect Dis. 2017;17(2):e64-e69. DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30535-7

Chernet A et al. Accuracy of diagnostic tests for Schistosoma mansoni infection in asymptomatic Eritrean refugees: serology and POC-CCA against stool microscopy. Clin Infect Dis. 2017;65(4):568-574. DOI: 10.1093/cid/cix366

Winkler M.S, Fuhrimann S, Pham-Duc P, Cissé G, Utzinger J, Nguyen-Viet H. Assessing potential health impacts of waste recovery and reuse business models in Hanoi, Vietnam. Int J Public Health. 2017;62(Suppl 1):7-16. DOI: 10.1007/s00038-016-0877-x

Thiam S et al. Association between childhood diarrhoeal incidence and climatic factors in urban and rural settings in the health district of Mbour, Senegal. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2017;14(9):1049. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph14091049

Gall S et al. Associations between selective attention and soil-transmitted helminth infections, socioeconomic status, and physical fitness in disadvantaged children in Port Elizabeth, South Africa: an observational study. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017;11(5):e0005573. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005573

N'krumah R.R.T.A.S et al. Characteristics and epidemiological profile of Buruli ulcer in the district of Tiassalé, south Côte d’Ivoire. Acta Trop. 2017;175:138-144. DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2016.12.023