Vu DM, Mutai N, Heath CJ, Vulule JM, Mutuku FM, Ndenga BA, LaBeaud AD. Unrecognized dengue virus infections in children, Western Kenya, 2014-2015. Emerg Infect Dis; 2017 Nov; 23(11):1915-1917. PMID:29048283PDF

Grossi-Soyster EN, Cook EAJ, de Glanville WA, Thomas LF, Krystosik AR, Lee J, Wamae CN, Kariuki S, Fèvre EM, LaBeaud AD. Serological and spatial analysis of alphavirus and flavivirus prevalence and risk factors in a rural community in western Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 2017 Oct; 11(10): e0005998. PMID:29040262PDF

Faburay B, LaBeaud AD, McVey DS, Wilson WC, Richt JA. Current Status of Rift Valley Fever Vaccine Development. Vaccines, 2017; 5(3)pii: E29. doi: 10.3390/vaccines5030029. PMID:28925970PDF

Hooft AM, Ripp K, Ndenga BA, Mukutu FM, Vu D, Baltzell K, Masese LN, Vululu J, Mukoko D, LaBeaud AD. Principles, practices and knowledge of clinicians when assessing febrile children: a qualitative study in Kenya. Malar J, 2017; 16(1):381. PMID:28931399PDF

Cook EAJ, Grossi-Soyster EN, de Glanville WA, Thomas LF, Kariuki S, Bronsvoort BMdC, Wamae CN, LaBeaud AD, Fèvre EM. The sero-epidemiology of Rift Valley fever in people in the Lake Victoria Basin of western Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis  2017; 11(7): e005731. PMID:28686589PDF

Ngugi HN, Mutuku FM, Ndenga BA, Musunzaji PS, Mbakaya JO, Aswani P, Irungu LW, Mukoko D, Vulule J, Kitron U, LaBeaud AD. Characterization and productivity profiles of Aedes aegypti (L.) breeding habitats across rural and urban landscapes in western and coastal Kenya. Parasit Vectors 2017 Jul 12;10(1):331. doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2271-9. PMID:28701194. PDF

Grossi-Soyster EN, LaBeaud AD. Rift Valley fever virus: Future Emergence and the Impact on One Health. The Biochemist. June 2017. PDF (full issue)

Waggoner J, Brichard J, Mutuku F, Ndenga B, Heath CJ, Mohamed-Hadley A, Sahoo MK, Vulule J, Lefterova M, Banaei N, Mukoko D, Pinsky BA, LaBeaud AD. Malaria and Chikungunya Detected using Molecular Diagnostics among Febrile Kenyan Children. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017 May 29;4(3):ofx110. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofx110. PMID:28702473  PDF

Grossi-Soyster EN, Banda T, Teng C, Muchiri E, Mungai P, Mutuku F, Gildengorin G, Kitron U, King CH, LaBeaud AD. Rift Valley fever seroprevalence in coastal Kenya. AJTMH. 2017; 97(1):115-120. PMID:28719329. PDF

Grossi-Soyster EN, LaBeaud AD. Risk of widespread outbreak of Rift Valley fever linked to livestock trade. BMJ (online). 2017 Apr. PDF

Waggoner J, Heath C, Ndenga B, Mutuku F, Sahoo M,  Mohamed-Hadley A, Vulule J, Mukoko D, LaBeaud AD, Pinsky B. Development of a Real-Time RT-PCR for O’nyong-nyong Virus and Evaluation with Clinical and Mosquito Specimens from Kenya. AJTMH. 2017; 97(1)pp 121-4. PDF

McKittrick ND, Vu DM, Malhotra I, King CH, Mutuku F, LaBeaud AD. Parasitic Infections in Pregnancy Decrease Placental Transfer of Anti-Pneumococcal Antibodies. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2017 Apr 12. pii: CVI.00039-17. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00039-17. PMID: 28404574  PDF

Grossi-Soyster EN, LaBeaud AD. Clincal Aspects of Zika Virus. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2017 Feb;29(1):102-106. doi: 10.1097/MOP.0000000000000449. PMID:27870688  PDF

Vu D, Banda T, Teng C, Heimbaugh C, Muchiri E, Mungai P, Mutuku F, Brichard J, Gildengorin G, Borland E, Powers A, Kitron U, King CH, LaBeaud AD. Dengue and West Nile virus transmission in children and adults in coastal Kenya. AJTMH 2017 Jan 11;96(1):141-143. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.16-0562. PMID:27821697 PDF

Garchitorena A, Sokolow SH, Roche B5, Ngonghala CN, Jocque M, Lund A, Barry M, Mordecai EA, Daily GC, Jones JH, Andrews JR, Bendavid E, Luby SP, LaBeaud AD, Seetah K, Guégan JF, Bonds MH, De Leo GA. 2017 Disease ecology, health and the environment: a framework to account for ecological and socio-economic drivers in the control of neglected tropical diseases. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B. 2017, 372: 20160128. PDF


Gérardin P, Randrianaivo H, Schaub B, Césaire R, Doray B, LaBeaud AD. Congenital Zika syndrome: time to move from case series to case-control studies and data sharing. BMJ. 2016 Sep 14;354:i4850. doi: 10.1136/bmj.i4850. PMID: 27629599. PDF

Singer MN, Heath CJ, Muinde J, Gildengorin V, Mutuku FM, Vu D, Mukoko D, King CL, Malhotra I, King CH, LaBeaud AD. Pneumococcal Vaccine Response after Exposure to Parasites in Utero, in Infancy, or Mid-Childhood. Pediatrics Pediatrics. 2017 Mar 16. pii: e20162781. doi: 10.1542/peds.2016-2781. PDF

Macpherson C, Noël T, Fields P, Jungkind D, Yearwood K, Simmons M, Widjaja S, Mitchell G, Noel D, Bidaisee S, Myers TE, LaBeaud AD. Clinical and Serological Insights from the Asian Lineage Chikungunya Outbreak in Grenada, 2014: An Observational Study. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Aug 15. pii: 16-0122. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27527629. PDF


LaBeaud AD, Singer MN, McKibben M, Mungai P, Muchiri EM, McKibben E, Gildengorin G, Sutherland LJ, King CH, King CL, Malhotra I. Parasitism in Children Aged Three Years and Under: Relationship Between Infection and Growth in Rural Coastal Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9(5): e0003721. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003721.

LaBeaud AD, Banda T, Brichard J, Borland E, Mungai PL, Mutuku FM, Gildengorin V, Pfeil S, Teng CY, Long K, Heise M, Muchiri EM, Powers AM, Kitron U, King CH. High rates of o’nyong nyong and chikungunya virus transmission in coastal Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 2015; 9(2): e0003436. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003436

Malhotra I, McKibben M, Mungai P, McKibben E, Wang X, Sutherland LJ, Muchiri E, King CH, King CL, LaBeaud AD. Effect of Antenatal Parasitic Infections on Anti-vaccine IgG levels in Children: A Prospective Birth Cohort Study in Kenya. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2015; 9(1): e0003466. doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0003466

Bisanzio D, Mutuku F, LaBeaud AD, Mungai PL, Muinde J, Busaidy H, Mukoko D, King CH, Kitron U. Use of prospective hospital surveillance data to define spatiotemporal heterogeneity of malaria risk in coastal Kenya. Malaria Journal, Dec 1 2015;14:482. PDF

Gray GC, Anderson BD, LaBeaud AD, Heraud JM, Fèvre EM, Andriamandimby SF, Cook EA, Dahir S, de Glanville WA, Heil GL, Khan SU, Muiruri S, Olive MM, Thomas LF, Merrill HR, Merrill ML, Richt JA. Seroepidemiological Study of Interepidemic Rift Valley Fever Virus Infection Among Persons with Intense Ruminant Exposure in Madagascar and Kenya. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Oct 12. PDF

Hise AG, Traylor Z, Hall NB, Sutherland LJ, Dahir S, Ermler ME, Muiruri S, Muchiri EM, Kazura JW, LaBeaud AD, King CH, Stein CM. Association of Symptoms and Severity of Rift Valley Fever with Genetic Polymorphisms in Human Innate Immune Pathways. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases Journal 2015, in print.

LaBeaud AD, Pfeil S, Muiruri S, Dahir S, Sutherland LJ, Traylor Z, Gildengorin G, Muchiri EM, Morrill J, Peters CJ, Hise AG, Kazura JW, King CH. Factors Associated with Severe Human Rift Valley Fever in Sangailu, Garissa County, Kenya. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases Journal 2015, in print.


Golnar AJ, Turell MJ, LaBeaud AD, Kading RC, Hamer G. Predicting the Mosquito Species and Vertebrate Species Involved in the Theoretical Transmission of Rift Valley Fever Virus in the United States. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases Journal, 2014 Sep 11;8(9):e3163. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003163.

Muiruri S, Kabiru EW, Muchiri EM, Hussein H, Kagondu F, LaBeaud AD, King CH. Cross-sectional Survey of Rift Valley Fever Virus Exposure in Bodhei Village Located in a Transitional Coastal Forest Habitat in Lamu County, Kenya. American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene, 2014 Dec 22. pii: 14-0440.


Newman-Gerhardt S, Muiruri S, Muchiri EM, Peters CJ, Morrill J, Lucas AH, King CH, Kazura J, LaBeaud AD. Potential for autoimmune pathogenesis of Rift Valley fever virus retinitis. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2013; in press.

Dubray K, Anglemyer A, LaBeaud AD, Flori H, Bloch K, Joaquin KS, Messenger S, Preas C, Sheriff H, Glaser C. Epidemiology, outcomes, and predictors of recovery in childhood encephalitis: a hospital based study. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 2013; Epub, 2013 March 20. PubMed ID: 23518823.

LaBeaud AD, Wentworth B, Gildengorin G, Tam K, Guardia-Labar L, Petru A. Comparison of moderate and severe hospitalized Pediatric 2009 H1N1 influenza cases. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 2013; 32:e90-e93. PubMed: 23080289.


Islam S, Cooney T, Singh A, Petru AM, and LaBeaud AD. Photo quiz. Painful arthritis and extremity rash in an 8-year-old boy. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2012; 54:1473, 1514-1515. PubMed ID: 22527963.
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LaBeaud AD, Muiruri S, Sutherland LJ, Dahir S, Gildengorin G, Morrill J, Muchiri EM, Peters CJ, and King CH. Postepidemic analysis of Rift Valley fever virus transmission in northeastern kenya: a village cohort study. Public Library of Science Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2011; 5:e1265. PubMed ID: 21858236.

Hartley DM and the National Center for Foreign Animal and Zoonotic Disease Defense Advisory Group on Rif Valley Fever (including LaBeaud AD). Potential Effects of Rift Valley Fever in the United States. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011;17:e1. PMID:21801607. PDF

Sutherland LJ, Cash AA, Huang YJ, Sang RC, Malhotra I, Moormann AM, King CL, Weaver SC, King CH, and LaBeaud AD. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2011; 85:158-161. PubMed ID: 21734142.

LaBeaud AD, Cross PC, Getz WM, Glinka A, and King CH. Rift Valley fever virus infection in African buffalo (Syncerus caffer) herds in rural South Africa: evidence of interepidemic transmission. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2011; 84:641-646. PubMed ID: 21460024.

LaBeaud AD, Sutherland LJ, Muiruri S, Muchiri EM, Gray LR, Zimmerman PA, Hise AG, and King CH. Arbovirus prevalence in mosquitoes, Kenya. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2011; 17:233-241. PubMed ID: 21291594.

LaBeaud AD, Bashir F, and King CH. Measuring the burden of arboviral diseases: the spectrum of morbidity and mortality from four prevalent infections. Population Health Metrics, 2011; 9:1-11. PubMed ID: 21219615.


LaBeaud D. Towards a safe, effective vaccine for Rift Valley fever virus. Future Virology, 2010; 5:675-678. PubMed ID: 21423850. PDF

Kakani S, LaBeaud AD, and King CH. Planning for Rift Valley fever virus: use of geographical information systems to estimate the human health threat of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus)-related transmission. Geospatial
Health, 2010; 5:33-43. PubMed ID: 21080319. PDF

LaBeaud AD and Aksoy S. Neglected funding for vector-borne diseases: a near miss this time, a possible disaster the next time. Public Library of Science Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2010; 4:e847. PubMed ID: 21049011. PDF

LaBeaud AD, Kazura JW, and King CH. Advances in Rift Valley fever research: insights for disease prevention. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, 2010; 23:403-408. Review. PubMed ID: 20613512. PDF

King CH, Kahlon SS, Muiruri S, and LaBeaud AD. Facets of the Rift Valley fever outbreak in Northeastern Province, Kenya, 2006-2007. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2010; 82:363. PubMed ID: 20207854. PDF


Lancioni C, LaBeaud AD, Esper F, Abughali N, and Auletta J. Pulmonary tuberculosis presenting as fever without source in a pediatric patient with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 2009; 53:1318-1320. PubMed PMID: 19618457.

Yeo KT, Zhu X, Kirchner HL, LaBeaud AD, and Mandalakas A. Candida skin testing is a poor adjunct to tuberculin skin testing in international adoptees. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 2009; 28:1020-1021. PubMed PMID: 19820428. PDF

LaBeaud AD, Glinka A, Kippes C, and King CH. School-based health promotion for mosquito-borne disease prevention in children. Journal of Pediatrics, 2009; 155:590-592. PubMed PMID: 19773005. PDF

LaBeaud AD, Malhotra I, King MJ, King CL, and King CH. Do antenatal parasite infections devalue childhood vaccination? Public Library of Science Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2009; 3:e442. Review. PubMed PMID: 19478847. PDF


LaBeaud AD, Muchiri EM, Ndzovu M, Mwanje MT, Muiruri S, Peters CJ, and King CH. Interepidemic Rift Valley fever virus seropositivity, northeastern Kenya. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2008; 14:1240-1246. PubMed PMID:
18680647. PDF

LaBeaud AD. Why arboviruses can be neglected tropical diseases. Public Library of Science Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2008; 2:e247. PubMed PMID: 18575597. PDF

LaBeaud AD, Gorman AM, Koonce J, Kippes C, McLeod J, Lynch J, Gallagher T, King CH, and Mandalakas AM. Rapid GIS-based profiling of West Nile virus transmission: defining environmental factors associated with an urban-suburban outbreak in Northeast Ohio, USA. Geospatial Health, 2008; 2:215-225. PubMed PMID: 18686270. PDF


LaBeaud AD, Ochiai Y, Peters CJ, Muchiri EM, and King CH. Spectrum of Rift Valley fever virus transmission in Kenya: insights from three distinct regions. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 2007; 76:795-800. PubMed PMID:17488893. PDF

LaBeaud AD, Kile JR, Kippes C, King CH, Mandalakas AM. Exposure to West Nile virus during the 2002 epidemic in Cuyahoga County, Ohio: a comparison of pediatric and adult behaviors. Public Health Reports, 2007; 122:356-361. PubMed PMID: 17518307. PDF


Eneli I, West M, Sigal Y, Martel JN, Lazerson J, Halthore SN, LaBeaud AD, Leonard EG, and McComsey GA. Index of suspicion. Pediatrics in Review, 2006; 27:389-394. PubMed PMID: 17012490. PDF

LaBeaud AD, Lisgaris MV, King CH, Mandalakas AM. Pediatric West Nile virus infection: neurologic disease presentations during the 2002 epidemic in Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 2006; 25:751-753. PubMed PMID: 16874181. Abstract