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Asaga Mac P., Ehi Airiohuodion, P., Velayudhan, R., Kroeger, A., Panning, M. et al. (2023)

Antibody seropositivity and endemicity of chikungunya and Zika viruses in Nigeria.

Animal Diseases ANIM-D-22-00104R1 [not published online yet]


Asaga Mac P., Tadele, M., Airiohuodion, P. E., Nisansala, T., Zubair, S., Aigohbahi, J., Anyaike, C., Velayudha, R., Kroeger, A., Panning, M. (2023)

Dengue and Zika seropositivity, burden, endemicity, and Cocirculation antibodies in Nigeria.

Ann Med.  22;55(1):652–62.


Asaga Mac, P., Airiohuodion, P.E., Yako, A.B., Makpo, J.K., Kroeger, A. (2022)

The Seroprevalence and Hidden Burden of Chikungunya Endemicity and Malaria Mono- and Coinfection in Nigeria.

Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2022, 19, 8896.


Asaga Mac, P., Kroeger, A., Daehne, T., Anyaike, C., Velayudhan, R., Panning, M. (2023)

Zika, Flavivirus and Malaria Antibody Cocirculation in Nigeria.

Trop. Med. Infect. Dis., 8, 171.


Carrillo, M.A., Cardenas Sanchez, R., Yañez, J., Petzold, M., Kroeger, A. (2023)

Risk of dengue, Zika, and chikungunya transmission in the metropolitan area of Cucuta, Colombia: cross-sectional analysis, baseline for a clusterrandomised controlled trial of a novel vector tool for water containers.

Research Square Platform LLC


Malunga, G., Sangong, S., Saah, F.I. et al. (2023)

Prevalence and factors associated with adolescent pregnancies in Zambia: a systematic review from 2000–2022

Arch Public Health 81, 27


Nyirenda J.L.Z., Wagner D., Ngwira B., Lange B. et al. (2023)

Acceptability and feasibility of Tuberculosis and diabetes mellitus bidirectional screening and joint treatment services in Malawi: a cross- sectional study and policy document review

BMJ Open 2023;13:e062009




Renner, H.R., Makobu, Simon Mbugua, N.W., Kamiru, W., Oluoch, D., Donelson, A., Adam, M.B. (2022)

“I am now 5 steps ahead”- How co-design platforms sustain Kenyan community health volunteer engagement.

Progress in Community Health Partnerships. (Forthcoming.)


Kumah E., Duvor F., Otchere G., Ankomah S.E., Fusheini A., Kokuro C., Karikari A.K., Adom J. (2022)

Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Malaria in Pregnancy with Sulphadoxine-Pyrimethamine and ist Associated Factors in the Atwima Kwanwoma District, Ghana

Annals of Global Health 88(1): 27, 1–10:


Hossain M.M., Kroeger A., Pervin K., Norwood G., Be-Nazir A., Manzur Kadir A. and Busch H.J. (2022)

Emergency Medical Rescue Services in Dhaka City, Bangladesh: A Situational Analysis and Needs Assessments

International Journal of Critical Care and Emergency Medicine:


Nyirenda J.L.Z., Bockey A., Wagner D., Lange B. (2022)

Effect of Tuberculosis (TB) and Diabetes mellitus (DM) integrated healthcare on bidirectional screening and treatment outcomes among TB patients and people living with DM in developing countries: a systematic review

Published at:


Cardenas R., Hussain‑Alkhateeb L., Benitez‑Valladares D., Sánchez‑Tejeda G. and Kroeger A. (2022)

The Early Warning and Response System (EWARS‑TDR) for dengue outbreaks: can it also be applied to chikungunya and Zika outbreak warning?

BMC Infectious Diseases:


Nyirenda J.L.Z., Wagner D., Ngwira B., Lange B. (2022)

Bidirectional screening and treatment outcomes of diabetes mellitus (DM) and Tuberculosis (TB) patients in hospitals with measures to integrate care of DM and TB and those without integration measures in Malawi

BMC Infectious Diseases:


Wright, E., Carrillo, M.A., Matamoros, D., Cardenas Sanchez, R., Yañez, J., Di Lorenzo, G., Villa, J.M. & Kroeger, A. (2022)

Applicability of the Mexican ovitrap system for Aedes vector surveillance in Colombia.

Pathogens and Global Health.


Nyirenda, J.L.Z., Sofroniou, M., Toews, I. et al. (2022)

Fluvoxamine for the treatment of COVID‐19.

Cochrane Library.


Ehi Airiohuodion, P., Wartel, A., Yako, A.B., Asaga, P. (2022)

Seroprevalence and burden of hepatitis E viral infection among pregnant women in central Nigeria attending antenatal clinic at a Federal Medical Centre in Central Nigeria.

Front Med (Lausanne).


Salunkhe, G., Böge, K. et al. (2022)

Perceived Course of Illness on the Desire for Social Distance From People Suffering From Symptoms of Schizophrenia in India.

Front. Psychiatry 13:891409. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2022.891409


Schlehe, J. (2022)

Cosmovisions, Multispecies Anthropology, and Planetary Health in Pandemic Times.

Occasional Papers Southeast Asian Studies at Freiburg, No. 49.




Hussain-Alkhateeb L., Rivera Ramirez T., Kroeger A., Gozzer E., Runge-Ranzinger S. (2021)

Early warning systems (EWS) for chikungunya, dengue, malaria, yellow fever and Zika outbreaks: What is the evidence? A scoping review

PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases:


Ghosh D., Alim A., Huda M.M., Halleux C.M.,  Almahmud Md., Olliaro P.L., Matlashewski G., Kroeger A., Mondal D. (2021)

Comparison of novel sandfly control interventions: A pilot study in Bangladesh

The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene:


Benitez-Valladares D., Kroeger A., Tejeda G.S., Hussain-Alkhateeb L. (2021)

Validation of the Early Warning and Response System (EWARS) for dengue outbreaks: Evidence from the national vector control program in Mexico

PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases:


Jena S., Zieger A., Böge K., Salunkhe G., Schomerus G., Patel K., Padhi B.K., Ta T.M.T., Mungee A. and Hahn E. (2021)

Public Attitudes Toward Psychiatric Hospitals: A Rural-Urban Comparative Public Survey in Odisha State, India

Frontiers in Psychiatry:
DOI 10.3389/fpsyt.2021.745604


Uwishema O., Taylor C., Lawal L., Hamiidah N., Mwazighe R.M. et al. (2021)

The syndemic burden of HIV/AIDS in Africa amidst the COVID‐19 pandemic


Kumah E., Ankomah S.E., Fusheini A., Agyei-Baffour P., Ayanore M.A., Asravor R.K., Kesse F.O., Mwini E., Otchere G. (2021)

Framework for assessing the performance of the Ghanaian health system: study protocol

Health Research Policy and Systems:


Pristya T.Y.R., Mas'udah A.F., Karima U.Q., Arstipendy L. (2021)

Differences in Fertility between Traditional and Modern contraceptive users in Indonesian women

Malaysian Journal of Public Health Medicine:


Diaz Monsalve S., Kroeger A. et al. (2021)

Mental health among displaced and non-displaced populations in Valledupar, Colombia: do inequalities continue?

Pathogens and Global Health.


Jang S.Y., Hussain-Alkhateeb L., Rivera Ramirez T., Asa'ad Al-Aghbari A., Joseph Chackalackal D., Cardenas-Sanchez R., Carrillo M.A., Oh I., Alfonso-Sierra E.A., Oechsner P., Kibiwott Kirui B., Anto M., Diaz-Monsalve S., Kroeger A. (2021)

Factors shaping the COVID-19 epidemic curve: a multi-country analysis

BMC Infectious Diseases:


Nebel H., Götz V. (2021)

Mehr Gewalt als erwartet?

Altenheim 6.2021, p26-27


Sin Y. F., O'Sullivan K.C. (2021)

The experience of energy poverty among young adults living in subdivided units in Hong Kong: Evidence from a phenomenological study


Chackalackal D. J., Al-Aghbari A. A., Jang  S. Y, Ramirez T. R., Vincent J., Joshi A., Banjara  M. R., Asaga P., Sanchez R. C., Carrillo  M. A., Villa  J. M., Diaz Monsalve S., Kroeger A. (2021)

The Covid-19 pandemic in low- and middle-income countries, who carries the burden? Review of mass media and publications from six countries

Pathogens and Global Health


Carrillo M.A., Kroeger A., Sanchez R.C., Diaz Monsalve S. and Runge-Ranzinger S. (2021)

The use of mobile phones for the prevention and control of arboviral diseases: a scoping review.

BMC Public Health 21:110.


Nebel H., Rischard P. (2021)

Gesund + gewaltfrei




Thaker P., Mahjoub T. (2020)

Migration and Medicine: "Challenges faced by refugees to access health care in Germany" (p. 253-271) and "What it takes to fit in: an opinion piece on the integration of adolscent refugee migrants in Germany" (p. 272-285)

Verlag Karl Alber


Nasser G., Capelli J. (2020)

International Journal of Food, Nutrition and Public Health

WASD (World Association For Sustainable Development)


Regitano, A., Kroeger, A., & Barbira-Freedman, F. (2020)

What is missing? Reflections on Indigenous Health - Interview with Axel Kroeger and Francoise Barbira-Freedman

Cadernos De Campo (São Paulo - 1991):




Hussain-Alkhateeb L, Kroeger A, Olliaro P, Rocklöv J (2018)

Operational Guide. Early warning and response system (EWARS) for dengue outbreaks. 2nd edition

WHO web-publication. In press


Knapp C, Mumm R, Skaal L, Wittwer-Backofen U (2018)

An Interdisciplinary Assessement of Urban health Data - A Case Study of Maternal and Child Health Data in Cape Town, South Africa.

In: Belue R, Winchester M, Knapp C (eds). Global Health Collaboration: Challenges and Lessons. Springer Publishing House, p75-89.


Amilibia MJ (2018)

Spotlight on: Urban Health - Cities are Engines of Transformation – and Urban Health is the Fuel.


Baum, D (2018)

Influence of a Patient’s Migration Background on the Nursing Care Process in a German Hospital. 

LOJ Nur Heal Car 1(3)-2018. LOJNHC.MS.ID.000115.


Olliaro P, Fouque F, Kroeger A,Sommerfeld J, Bowman L, Velayudhan R, Santelli AC, Diego Garcia A, Skewes Ramm R, Sulaiman LH, Sanchez Tejeda G, Correa Morales F, Gozzer César Basso Garrido E, Quang LC, Gutierrez G, Yadon ZE, Runge-Ranzinger S (2018)

Novel Tools and Strategies for the Prevention and Control of Arboviral Diseases: A Research-to-Policy Forum.

PLOS- NTD (in press)


Che-Mendoza A, Medina-Barreiro A, Kroeger A, Vascquez-Prokopec G, Manrique-Saide P (2018)

House screening with insecticide-treated netting provides sustained reductions in domestic populations of Aedes aegypti in Merida, Mexico.

Plos Negl Trop Dis 12 (3): e0006283.


Olliaro P, Fouque F, Kroeger A,Sommerfeld J, Bowman L, Velayudhan R, Santelli AC, Garcia D, Skewes Ramm R, Sulaiman LH, Sanchez Tejeda G, Correa Morales F, Gozzer César Basso Garrido E, Chan Quang L, Gutierrez G, Yadon ZE, Runge-Ranzinger S (2018)

Improved tools for the prevention and control of arboviral diseases: A research-to-policy forum. 

Plos Negl Trop Dis 12(2): e0005967.


Hussain-Alkhateeb L, Kroeger A, Olliaro P, Rocklöv J, Tejeda G, Benitez D, Gill B, Hakim L, Gomes Carvalho R, Bowman L, Petzold M (2018) 

Early Warning and Response System (EWARS) for Dengue Outbreaks: Recent advancements towards wide-spread applications in critical settings.

PLOS ONE 13 (5): e0196811.





Hirve S, Kroeger A, Matlashewski G, Mondal D, Banjara MR, Das P, et al. (2017)

Towards elimination of visceral leishmaniasis in the Indian subcontinent.Translating research to practice to public health.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 11 (10): e0005889.


Chowdhury R, Faria S, Huda MM, Chowdhury V, Maheswary NP, Mondal D, Kroeger A. et al.(2017)

Control of Phlebotomus argentipes (Diptera: Psychodidae) sand fly in Bangladesh: A cluster randomized controlled trial.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 11(9): e0005890.


Vijay Kumar, Aarti Rama, Prem Shankar Mishra, Niyamat Ali Siddiqui, Rudra Pratap Singh, Rudra Kumar Dasgupta, Axel Kroeger and Pradeep Das. (2017) 

Investigating Associative Impact of Indoor Residual Spray and Insecticide Treated Nets for Minimizing Visceral Leishmaniasis Vector Population in Bihar (India)

International Journal of Tropical Disease & Health 23(4): 1-15, 2017; Article no.IJTDH.32540ISSN: 2278–1005, NLM ID: 101632866 SCIENCEDOMAIN international


Juliana Quintero, Tatiana García- Betancourt, Andrea Caprara, Cesar Basso, Elsa Rodriguez da Rosa, Pablo Manrique-Saide, Giovanini Coelho, Gustavo Sánchez-Tejeda, Felipe Dzul-Manzanilla, Diego Alejandro Garcia, Gabriel Carrasquilla, Eduardo Alfonso-Sierra, Cyntia Monteiro Vasconcelos Motta, Johannes Sommerfeld, Axel Kroeger. (2017)

Taking innovative vector control interventions in urban Latin America to scale: lessons learnt from multi-country implementation research.

Pathogens and Global Health


César Basso, Elsa García da Rosa, Rosario Lairihoy, Ruben M. Caffera, Ingrid Roche, Cristina González, Ricardo da Rosa, Alexis Gularte, Eduardo Alfonso-Sierra, Max Petzold , Axel Kroeger and Johannes Sommerfeld. (2017)

Scaling up of an Innovative Intervention to Reduce Risk of Dengue, Chikungunya and Zika transmission in Uruguay in the Framework of an Intersectoral Approach with and without Community Participation.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 97:1428-1436 doi10.4269/ajtmh.17-0061


Laith Hossain, Max Petzold, Leigh Bowman, Piero Olliaro, Axel Kroeger (2017)

Operational guide: Early warning and response system (EWARS) for dengue outbreaks.

TDR-WHO Geneva




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