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Cleaveland, S., Sharp, J., Abela-Ridder, B., Allen, K., Buza, J., Crump, J., Davis, A., Del Rio Vilas, V. J., de Glanville, W., Kazwala, R., Kibona, T., Lankester, F., Lugelo, A., Mbaga, B., Rubach, M. P., Swai, E., Haydon, D. T., Hampson, K., & Halliday, J. E. B. (2017). One health contributions towards more effective and equitable approaches to health in low- and middle-income countries. Phil Trans Roy Soc B.

Kurosawa, A., Tojinbara, K., Kadowaki, H., Hampson, K., Yamada, A., & Makita, K. (2017). The rise and fall of rabies in Japan: a quantitative history of rabies epidemics in Osaka Prefecture, 1914-1933. PLoS NTDs 11(3): e0005435.

Sambo, M., Johnson, P., Hotopp, K., Changalucha, J., Cleaveland, S., Kazwala, R., Lembo, T., Lugelo, A., Lushasi, K., Maziku, M., Mbunda, E., Mtema, Z., Sikana, L., Townsend, S. E. & Hampson, K. (2017). Comparing methods of assessing dog rabies vaccination coverage in rural and urban communities in Tanzania. Frontiers in Veterinary Science 4(33): 10.3389/fvets.2017.00033

Mpolya, E., Lushasi, K., Lembo, T., Abela-Ridder, B., Changalucha, J., Cleaveland, S., Jaswant, G., Kazwala, R., Makungu, S., Maziku, M., Mbunda, E., Mchau, G., Meslin, F-X., Mtema, Z., Nanai, A., Ngeleja, C., Sambo, M., Sikana, L., Hampson, K. (2017). Towards Elimination of Dog-Mediated Human Rabies: experiences from implementing a large-scale demonstration project in Southern Tanzania. Frontiers in Veterinary Science 4(21): 10.3389/fvets.2017.00021

Arief, R.A., Hampson, K., Jatikusumah, A., Widyastuti, M.D.W., Sunandar, Basri, C., Putra, A.A.G., Willyanto, I., Estoepangestie, S., Mardiana, I., Doherty, Jr., P.F., Salman, M.D., Gilbert, J. & Unger, F. (2017). Determinants of Vaccination Coverage and Consequences for Rabies Control in Bali, Indonesia. Frontiers in Veterinary Science 3(123): doi: 10.3389/fvets.2016.00123


Mtema, Z., Changalucha, J., Cleaveland, S., Elias, M., Ferguson, H., Halliday, J., Haydon, D.T., Jaswant, G., Kazwala, R., Killeen, G.F., Lembo, T., Lushasi, K., Maligana, A., Mancy, R., Maziku, M., Mbunda, E., Mchau, G., Murray-Smith, R., Rysava, K., Said, K., Sambo, M., Shayo, E., Sikana, L., Townsend, S., Urassa, H. & Hampson, K. (2016). Mobile phones as surveillance tools: Implementing and evaluating a large-scale intersectoral surveillance system for rabies in Tanzania. PLoS Medicine 13(4): e1002002. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1002002



Taylor, L., Abela-Ridder, B., Fahrion, A., Hampson, K. & Nel, L. (2015). Difficulties in Estimating the Human Burden of Canine Rabies. Acta Tropica.  (15) 30184-4. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.12.007

Ferguson, E.A., Hampson, K., Cleaveland, S., Consunji, R., Deray, R., Friar, J., Haydon, D. T., Jimenez, J., Pancipane, M., & Townsend, S. E. (2015). Heterogeneity in the spread and control of disease: consequences for the elimination of canine rabies. Scientific Reports 5, 18232; doi: 10.1038/srep18232

Brunker K, Marston DA, Horten DL, Cleaveland S, Fooks AR, Kazwala R, Lembo T, Maganga S, Mtema Z, Ngeleja C, Sikana L, Wilkie G, Biek R*, & Hampson K* (2015). Elucidating the phylodynamics of endemic rabies virus in eastern Africa using whole genome sequencing. Virus Evolution 1(1) doi: 10.1093/ve/vev011 *equal contributions 

The Global Alliance for Rabies Control’s Partners for Rabies Prevention* (2015). Estimating the Global Burden of Canine Rabies. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 9(4): e0003709. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003709 *lead author

P. Klepac, C. J. E. Metcalf, S. Funk, D. Hollingsworth, & K. Hampson (2015). Six challenges in the eradication of infectious diseases. Epidemics

Viana, M., Cleaveland, S. C., Matthiopoulos, J., Halliday, J., Packer, C., Craft, M., Czupryna, A., Dobson, A.P., Dubovi, E.J., Ernest, E., Fyumagwa, R., Hampson, K., Hoare, R., Hopcraft, G., Horton, D., Kaare, M.T., Lankester, F., Mentzel, C., Mlengeya, T., Mzimbiri, I., Takahashi, E., Willet, B., Haydon, D.T., & Lembo, T. (2015). Dynamics of a morbillivirus at the domestic-wildlife interface: Canine Distemper Virus in domestic dogs and lions. PNAS 112(5): 1464-1469



Sambo, M., S., Lembo, T., Cleaveland, S., Ferguson, H., Simon, C., Sikana, L., Urassa, H., & Hampson, K. (2014). Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices about rabies prevention and control: a community survey in Tanzania. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 8(12): e3310. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003310

Lankester, F., Hampson, K., Lembo, T., Palmer, G. H., Taylor, L., & Cleaveland, S. (2014). Implementing Pasteur’s vision for rabies elimination Science 345 (6204): 1562-1564 doi: 10.1126/science.1256306  access to pdf

Cleaveland, S.C., Lembo, T., Lankester, F., Townsend, S., & Hampson, K (2014). Rabies control and elimination: a test case for One Health. Veterinary Record 175:188-193 doi:10.1136/vr.g4996

Bardosh, K., Sambo, M., S., Sikana, L., Hampson, K., & Welburn S (2014). Eliminating rabies in Tanzania? Local understandings and responses to mass dog vaccination in Kilombero and Ulanga districts. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 8(6): e2935 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002935

Morters, M., McKinley, T.J., Restif, O., Conlan, A., Cleaveland, S., Hampson, K., Whay, H. R., Damriyasa, I M., & Wood, J. L. N. (2014). The demography of free-roaming dog populations and applications to disease and population control. Journal of Animal Ecology 51:1096-1106 doi: 10.1111/1365-2664.12279

Mollentze, N., Nel, L. H., Townsend, S., Le Roux, K, Hampson, K., Haydon, D. T., & Soubeyrand, S. (2014). A Bayesian approach for inferring the dynamics of partially observed endemic infectious diseases from space-time-genetic data. Proceedings of the Royal Society, Series B 281: 20133251

Cleaveland S., Beyer H., Hampson K., Haydon D., Lankester F., Lembo T., Meslin F. –X., Morters M., Mtema Z., Sambo M. & Townsend S. (2014). The changing landscape of rabies epidemiology and control. Onderspoort Veterinary Journal 81(2): doi: 10.4102/ojvr.v81i2.731

Fitzpatrick, M. C., Hampson, K., Cleaveland, S., Mzimbiri, I., Lankester, F., Lembo, T., Paltiel, D. & Galvani, A. P. (2014). Cost-effectiveness of Canine Vaccination to Prevent Human Rabies in Rural Tanzania. Annals of Internal Medicine 160: 91-100

Byrom, A. E., Craft, M. E., Durant, S., Nkwabi, J. A., Metzger, K., Hampson, K., Mduma, S. A. R., Forrester, G. J., Ruscoe, W. A., Reed, D. N., Bukombe, J., Mchetto, J. & Sinclair, A. R. E. (2014). Episodic outbreaks of small mammals influence predator community dynamics in an East African Savannah Ecosystem. Oikos doi: 10.1111/oik.00962



Sambo, M., S., Urassa, H., Ferguson, H., Lembo, T., Simon, C., Cleaveland, S., & Hampson, K. (2013). The burden of rabies in Tanzania and its impacts on local communities. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7(11): e2510. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0002510

Vos, A., Ün, H., Hampson, K., de Balogh, K., Aylan, O., Freuling, C. M., Müller, T., & Johnson, N. (2013). Bovine Rabies in Turkey: patterns of infection and implications for costs and control. Epidemiology and Infection 26:1-9

Metcalf, C. J. E., Hampson, K., Tatem, A., Grenfell, B & Bjornstad, O. (2013). Persistence in epidemic metapopulations: quantifying the rescue effects for measles, mumps, rubella and whooping cough. PLoS One 8(9): e74696. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0074696

Townsend, S., Sumantra, I. P., Pudjiatmoko, Bagus, G. N., E., B., Cleaveland, S., Crafter, S., Dewi, A. P. M., Dharma, D. M. N., Dushoff, J., Giradi, J., Gunata, I. K., Hiby, E. F., Kalalo, C., Knobel, D. L., Mardiana, I. W., Putra, A. A. G., Schoonman, L., Scott-Orr, H., Shand, M., Sukanadi, I. W., Suseno, P. P., Haydon, D. T., & Hampson, K. (2013). Designing programs for eliminating canine rabies from islands: Bali, Indonesia as a case-study. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 7(8): e2372

P. Klepac, C. J. E. Metcalf, A. McClean, & K. Hampson (2013). Towards the endgame and beyond: complexities and challenges for the elimination of infectious diseases. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. 368: 20120137 

Freuling, C. M.*, Hampson, K.*, Selhorst, T.*, Schroander, R., Meslin, F. X., Mettenleiter, T. C., & Mueller, T. (2013). Elimination of fox rabies from Europe: determinants of success and lessons for the future. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. 368: 20120142 *equal contributions

Putra, A. A. G., Hampson, K., Giradi, J., Hiby, E., Knobel, D., Mardiana, I. W., Townsend, S. & Scott-Orr, H. (2013). Response to a rabies epidemic, Bali, Indonesia, 2008-2011. Emerging Infectious Diseases 19(4): 649-651

Sinclair, A. R. E., Metzger, Fryxell, J. M., K., Packer, C., Byrom, A. E., Craft, M. E., Hampson, K., Lembo, T., Durant, S., Forrester, G. J., Bukombe, Mchetto, J., Dempewolf, J., Hilborn, R., Cleaveland, S., Nkwabi, J. A., J., Mosser, A. & Mduma, S. A. R. (2013). Asynchronous food-web pathways could buffer the response of Serengeti Predators to El Niño Southern Oscillation. Ecology 94(5): 1123-1130

Townsend, S. E., Lembo, T., Cleaveland, S., Meslin, F-X., Miranda, M. E., Putra, A. A. G., Haydon, D. T., & Hampson, K. (2013). Surveillance guidelines for disease elimination: a case study of canine rabies. Comparative Immunology, Microbiology & Infectious Diseases doi: 10.1016/j.cimid.2012.10.008

Swiff, S., Hampson, K., & Anderson, A. (2013). Potential economic benefits of eliminating canine rabies. Antiviral research 98(2): 352-356



Hughes, J., Allen. R., Baguelin, M., Hampson, K., Baillie, G. J., Elton, D., Newton, J. R., Kellam, P., Wood, J. L. N., Holmes, E. C., & Murcia, P. R. (2012). Transmission of Equine Influenza Virus during an outbreak is characterized by frequent mixed infections and loose transmission bottlenecks. PLoS Pathogens 8(12): e1003081. doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1003081

Lembo, T., Halliday, J., Hampson, K., Meslin, F-X., & Cleaveland, S. (2012). Neglected zoonoses: why should we care and what should we do? EJCAP 22(2): 13-22

Morters, M., Restif, O., Hampson, K., Cleaveland, S., Wood, J. & Conlan, A. (2012). Evidence-based control of canine rabies: a critical review of population density reduction. Journal of Animal Ecology doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2656.2012.02033.x

Brunker, K., Hampson, K., Horten, D. L., & Biek R. (2012). Integrating the landscape epidemiology and genetics of RNA viruses: rabies in domestic dogs as a model. Parasitology 20: 1-15

Fitzpatrick, M. C., Hampson, K., Cleaveland, S., Meyers, L. A., Townsend, J. P., & Galvani, A. P. (2012). Potential for rabies control through dog vaccination in wildlife-abundant communities of Tanzania. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 6 (8): e1796. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0001796 

Halliday, J., Daborn, C., Auty, H., Mtema, Z., Lembo, T., Bronsvoort, B. M. deC., Handel, I., Knobel, D., Hampson, K., & Cleaveland, S. (2012). Bringing together emerging and endemic zoonoses surveillance: shared challenges and a common solution. Phil. Trans. Roy. Soc. 367: 2872-2880

Marston, D. A, Horton, D. L., Ngeleja, C., Hampson, K., McElhinney, L. M., Banyard, A. C., Cleaveland, S., Rupprecht, C. E., Bigambo, M., Fooks, A. R., & Lembo, T. (2012). Ikoma Lyssavirus: Identification of a highly divergent novel lyssavirus in an African Civet (Civettictis civetta). Emerging Infectious Diseases 18(4): 664-667.

Lembo, T. on behalf of the Partners for Rabies Prevention‡ (2012). The Blueprint for Rabies Prevention and Control: A Novel Operational Toolkit for Rabies Elimination. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 6(2): e1388. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0001388 ‡38 co-authors.

Beyer, H., Hampson, K., Lembo, T., Cleaveland, S. C., Kaare, M., & Haydon, D. T. (2012). The implications of metapopulation dynamics on the design of rabies vaccination campaigns. Vaccine 30: 1014-1022



Hampson, K., Lembo, T., Bessell, P., Auty, H., Packer, C., Halliday, J., Beesley, C., Fyumagwa, R., Hoare, R., Ernest, E., Mentzel, C., Metzger, K., Mlengeya, T., Stamey, K., Roberts, K., Wilkins, P. & Cleaveland, S. C. (2011). Predictability of anthrax infection in the Serengeti Ecosystem, Tanzania. Journal of Applied Ecology 48 (6): 1333-1344. 

Hampson, K., Cleaveland, S.C., & Briggs, D.J.B. (2011). Evaluation of cost-effective strategies for rabies post-exposure vaccination in low-income countries. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 5(3): e982. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0000982

Beyer, H., Hampson, K., Lembo, T., Cleaveland, S. C., Kaare, M., & Haydon, D. T. (2011). Metapopulation Dynamics of Rabies and the Efficacy of Vaccination. Proceedings of the Royal Society, Series B. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2010.2312

Lembo, T., Hampson, K., Halliday, J., Packer, C., Bessell, P., Fyumagwa, R., Hoare, R., Beesley, C., Stamey, K., Ernest, E., Mentzel, C., Mlengeya, T., Wilkins, P. & Cleaveland, S. C. (2011). Serologic surveillance of anthrax in the Serengeti Ecosystem, Tanzania, 1996-2009. Emerging Infectious Diseases 17(3): 387-394


2010 & earlier

Durant, S. M., Craft, M. C., Foley, C., Lobora, A., Msuha, M., Hampson, K., & Pettorelli, N. (2010). Does Size matter? An investigation of habitat selectivity across a carnivore assemblage in the Serengeti, Tanzania. Journal of Applied Ecology 79(5): 1012-1022. 

Lembo, T., Hampson, K., Kaare, M., Ernest, E., Knobel, D., Kazwala, R., Haydon, D.T., & Cleaveland, S. C. (2010). The feasibility of canine rabies elimination in Africa: dispelling doubts with data. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 4(2): e626. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0000626

Shim, E., Hampson, K., Cleaveland, S. C., & Galvani, A. P. (2009). Evaluating the cost-effectiveness of rabies post-exposure prophylaxis: A case study in Tanzania. Vaccine 27(51): 7167-7172. 

Hampson, K., Dushoff, J., Cleaveland, S. C., Haydon, D., Kaare, M., Packer, C. & Dobson, A. (2009). Transmission dynamics and prospects for the elimination of canine rabies. PLoS Biology 7(3): e1000053 doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1000053

Kaare, M., Lembo, T., Hampson, K., Ernest, E., Estes, A., Mentzel, C., & Cleaveland, S. (2009). Rabies Control in Rural Africa: Evaluation Strategies for Effective Domestic Dog Vaccination. Vaccine: 27 (1): 152-160

Hampson, K., Dobson, A. Kaare, M., Dushoff, J., Magoto, M., Sindoya, E. & Cleaveland, S.C. (2008). Rabies exposures, post-exposure prophylaxis and deaths in a region of endemic canine rabies. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 2(11): e339. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0000339

Lembo, T.*, Hampson, K.*, Haydon, D., Craft, M., Dobson, A., Dushoff, J., Eblate, E., Hoare, R., Kaare, M., Mlengeya, T., Mentzel, C., & Cleaveland, S. (2008). Exploring reservoirs dynamics: a case study of rabies in the Serengeti ecosystem. Journal of Applied Ecology: 45: 1246-1257 *equal contributions

Hampson, K., Dushoff, J., Bingham, J., Brückner, G., Ali, Y. H., & Dobson, A. (2007). Synchronous cycles of domestic dog rabies in sub-Saharan Africa and the impact of control efforts. PNAS 104(18): 7717-7722 

Cleaveland, S.C., Hampson, K., & Kaare, M. (2007). Living with rabies in Africa. Veterinary Record 161: 293-294

Metcalf, C.J.E., Hampson, K., & Koons, D.N. (2007) What happens if density increases? Conservation implications of population influx into refuges. Animal Conservation: online publication 29 Aug 2007: doi: 10.1111/j.1469-1795.2007.00138.x

Metcalf, C.J.E., Hampson, K., Gray, A., & Andrianirina, R. (2007). Herpetofaunal assemblages on seven offshore islands of northwestern Madagascar. Tropical Zoology.

Metcalf, C.J.E.*, Hampson, K.*, Andriamizava, A., Andrianirina, R., Cairnes, T., Gray, A. Ramiarisoa, C. & Sondotra, H. (2007). The importance of north-west Madagascar for marine turtle conservation. Oryx 41(2): 232-237 *equal contributions


Book Chapters

Knapp, L.M., Knapp, E.J., Metzger, K.L., Rentsch, D., Beyers, R., Hampson, K., Schmidt, S.J., Cleaveland, S. & Galvin, K.A.,  (2015). Human Health in the Greater Serengeti Ecosystem. Chapter in Serengeti IV (Ed. Sinclair, A. R. E.).

Craft, M., Hampson, K., Ogutu, J. & Durant, S. (2015). Carnivore communities in the Greater Serengeti Ecosystem. In: Sinclair, A. R. E. & Fryxell, J. (Eds). Serengeti IV: Sustaining biodiversity in a coupled human-natural system.

Hampson, K., McCabe, J. T., Estes, A., Ogutu, J., Rentsch, D., Craft, M., Hemed, C.B., Ernest, E., Hoare, R., Kissui, B., Malugu, L., Masenga, E. & Cleaveland, S. C. (2015). Living in the Greater Serengeti ecosystem: human-wildlife conflict and coexistence. In: Sinclair, A. R. E. & Fryxell, J. (Eds). Serengeti IV: Sustaining biodiversity in a coupled human-natural system.

Lembo, T, Auty, H., Hampson, H., Craft, M., Dobson, A, Fyumagwa, R., Ernest, E., Haydon, D. T., Hoare, R., Kaare, M., Lankester, F., Mlengeya, T., Travis, D. & Cleaveland, S.C. (2015). Infectious Diseases in the Serengeti: What We Know and How We Know It. In: Sinclair, A. R. E. & Fryxell, J. (Eds). Serengeti IV: Sustaining biodiversity in a coupled human-natural system.

Byrom, A. E., Ruscoe, W. A., Nkwabi, J. A., Metzger, K., Forrester, G. J., Craft, M. E., Durant, S., Makacha, S., Bukombe, J., Mchetto, J., Mduma, S. A. R., Reed, D. N., Hampson, K., & Sinclair, A. R. E. (2015). Small Mammal Diversity and Population Dynamics in the Greater Serengeti Ecosystem. In: Sinclair, A. R. E. & Fryxell, J. (Eds). Serengeti IV: Sustaining biodiversity in a coupled human-natural system.

Knobel, D., Lembo, T., Morters, M., Townsend, S. E., Cleaveland, S. & Hampson, K. (2013). Dog rabies and its control. Chapter in Rabies: scientific basis of the disease and its management, 3rd Edition (Ed. Jackson, A. C.).

Lembo, T., Craig, P. S., Miles, M. A., Hampson, K., & Meslin, F. X. (2013). Zoonoses Prevention, Control and Elimination in dogs. Chapter in: Dogs, Zoonoses and Public Health (Eds. Macpherson, C. N. L., Meslin, A. R. E. and Wandeler, A. I.), 2nd Ed. CAB International, Wallingford, UK

Cleaveland, S., Keyyu, J., Auty, H., Lembo, T., Hampson, K., Lankester, F. J.  & Kazwala, R. (2012). Domestic animal health programs to protect wildlife. Chapter in Animal health and biodiversity: preparing for the future. Compendium of the OIE Global Conference on Wildlife, Paris, France, 23-25 February 2011 (Eds. Karesh, W., and Machalaba, C.). pp. 91-100

Cleaveland, S., Packer, C., Hampson, K., Kaare, M., Kock, R., Craft, M., Lembo, T., Mlengeya, T. & Dobson, A. (2007). The Multiple Roles of Infectious Diseases in the Serengeti Ecosystem. Chapter in Serengeti III (Ed. Sinclair, A. R. E. & Packer, C.).