• 858 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
20062020

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Research Output

  • 858 Citations
  • 15 h-Index
  • 59 Article
  • 6 Review article
  • 1 Comment/debate

A country bug in the city: Urban infestation by the Chagas disease vector Triatoma infestans in Arequipa, Peru

Delgado, S., Ernst, K. C., Pumahuanca, M. L. H., Yool, S. R., Comrie, A. C., Sterling, C. R., Gilman, R. H., Náquira, C. & Levy, M. Z., Oct 30 2013, In : International Journal of Health Geographics. 12, 48.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

A critical assessment of officially reported chagas disease surveillance data in Mexico

Shelly, E. M., Acuna-Soto, R., Ernst, K. C., Sterling, C. R. & Brown, H. E., Jan 1 2016, In : Public Health Reports. 131, 1, p. 59-66 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) Longevity and Differential Emergence of Dengue Fever in Two Cities in Sonora, Mexico

Ernst, K. C., Walker, K. R., Reyes-Castro, P., Joy, T. K., Castro-Luque, A. L., Diaz-Caravantes, R. E., Gameros, M., Haenchen, S., Hayden, M. H., Monaghan, A., Jeffrey-Guttierez, E., Carriere, Y. & Riehle, M. A., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Medical Entomology. 54, 1, p. 204-211 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Aging Field Collected Aedes aegypti to Determine Their Capacity for Dengue Transmission in the Southwestern United States

Joy, T. K., Jeffrey Gutierrez, E. H., Ernst, K., Walker, K. R., Carriere, Y., Torabi, M. & Riehle, M. A., Oct 12 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 10, e46946.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

A Simple Model to Predict the Potential Abundance of Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes One Month in Advance

Monaghan, A. J., Schmidt, C. A., Hayden, M. H., Smith, K. A., Reiskind, M. H., Cabell, R. & Ernst, K. C., Feb 1 2019, In : The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene. 100, 2, p. 434-437 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Assessing community health: An innovative tool for measuring height and length

Bauman, A., Ernst, K. C., Hayden, M., Roe, D., Murray, R., Agawo, M., Munga, S., Schmahl, E. & Taren, D. L., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Tropical Pediatrics. 64, 2, p. 146-150 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Assessing risk factors of sporadic Campylobacter infection: A case-control study in Arizona

Pogreba-Brown, K. M., Baker, A., Ernst, K. C., Stewart, J., Harris, R. B. & Weiss, J., Mar 1 2016, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 144, 4, p. 829-839 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Awareness and support of release of genetically modified “sterile” mosquitoes, key west, Florida, USA

Ernst, K. C., Haenchen, S., Dickinson, K., Doyle, M. S., Walker, K., Monaghan, A. J. & Hayden, M. H., Jan 1 2015, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 21, 2, p. 320-324 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Barriers and opportunities to advancing women in leadership roles in vector control: Perspectives from a stakeholder survey

Hayden, M. H., Barrett, E., Bernard, G., Toko, E. N., Agawo, M., Okello, A. M., Gunn, J. K. L. & Ernst, K. C., Jan 1 2018, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 98, 5, p. 1224-1227 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Bed net care practices and associated factors in western Kenya

Santos, E. M., Coalson, J. E., Jacobs, E. T., Klimentidis, Y. C., Munga, S., Agawo, M., Anderson, E., Stroupe, N. & Ernst, K. C., Aug 14 2019, In : Malaria journal. 18, 1, 274.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Binational dengue outbreak along the United States–Mexico border— Yuma County, Arizona, and Sonora, Mexico, 2014

Dengue Investigative Team, May 20 2016, In : Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 65, 19, p. 495-499 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
15 Scopus citations

Climate and dengue transmission: Evidence and implications

Morin, C. W., Comrie, A. C. & Ernst, K., Nov 2013, In : Environmental health perspectives. 121, 11-12, p. 1264-1272 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

201 Scopus citations

Comparing ownership and use of bed nets at two sites with differential malaria transmission in western Kenya

Ernst, K. C., Hayden, M. H., Olsen, H., Cavanaugh, J. L., Ruberto, I., Agawo, M. & Munga, S., Apr 14 2016, In : Malaria journal. 15, 1, 217.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Correlates of high vaccination exemption rates among kindergartens

Birnbaum, M. S., Jacobs, E. T., Ralston-King, J. & Ernst, K. C., Jan 21 2013, In : Vaccine. 31, 5, p. 750-756 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Current strategies and successes in engaging women in vector control: A systematic review

Gunn, J. K. L., Ernst, K. C., Center, K. E., Bischoff, K., Nuñez, A. V., Huynh, M., Okello, A. & Hayden, M. H., Jan 1 2018, In : BMJ Global Health. 3, 1, e000366.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
3 Scopus citations

Darwin's naturalization conundrum can be explained by spatial scale

Park, D. S., Feng, X., Maitner, B. S., Ernst, K. C. & Enquist, B. J., May 19 2020, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 117, 20, p. 10904-10910 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Dengue Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices among Arizona Health Care Providers, 2014-2015

Ruberto, I., Yaglom, H., Erhart, L. M., Plante, L., Weiss, J., Golenko, C., Casal, M., McCotter, O., Adams, L., Ernst, K. C. & Komatsu, K., Jun 1 2019, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 19, 6, p. 434-440 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Development of clinical immunity to malaria in highland areas of low and unstable transmission

Rolfes, M. A., McCarra, M., Magak, N. G., Ernst, K. C., Dent, A. E., Lindblade, K. A. & John, C. C., Nov 2012, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 87, 5, p. 806-812 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Effects of desiccation stress on adult female longevity in Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae): results of a systematic review and pooled survival analysis

Schmidt, C. A., Comeau, G., Monaghan, A. J., Williamson, D. J. & Ernst, K. C., Apr 25 2018, In : Parasites & vectors. 11, 1, 1 p., 267.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Environmental, socio-demographic and behavioural determinants of malaria risk in the western Kenyan highlands: A case-control study

Ernst, K. C., Lindblade, K. A., Koech, D., Sumba, P. O., Kuwuor, D. O., John, C. C. & Wilson, M. L., Oct 1 2009, In : Tropical Medicine and International Health. 14, 10, p. 1258-1265 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Equal opportunity, equal work: increasing women's participation in the U.S. President's malaria initiative Africa indoor residual spraying project

Donner, A., Belemvire, A., Johns, B., Mangam, K., Fiekowsky, E., Gunn, J., Hayden, M. & Ernst, K., Dec 2017, In : Global Health Science and Practice. 5, 4, p. 603-616 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Gender differences in HIV-related stigma in Kenya

Mugoya, G. C. T. & Ernst, K., Jan 1 2014, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 26, 2, p. 206-213 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations
Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Health status of Southern Arizona border counties: A Healthy Border 2010 midterm review

Robinson, K. L., Ernst, K. C., Johnson, B. L. & Rosales, C., Nov 1 2010, In : Revista Panamericana de Salud Publica/Pan American Journal of Public Health. 28, 5, p. 344-352 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations

Increasing women's engagement in vector control: A report from accelerate to equal project workshops

Equal Kenyan and Indonesian Working Groups, 2018, In : Malaria journal. 17, 1, 326.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Insufficient ratio of long-lasting insecticidal nets to household members limited universal usage in western kenya: A 2015 cross-sectional study

Coalson, J. E., Santos, E. M., Little, A. C., Anderson, E. J., Stroupe, N., Agawo, M., Hayden, M., Munga, S. & Ernst, K. C., Jun 2020, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 102, 6, p. 1328-1342 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Interventions to increase uptake of cervical screening in sub-Saharan Africa: A scoping review using the integrated behavioral model

Lott, B. E., Trejo, M. J., Baum, C., McClelland, D. J., Adsul, P., Madhivanan, P., Carvajal, S., Ernst, K. & Ehiri, J., May 11 2020, In : BMC public health. 20, 1, 654.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Knowledge and beliefs about dengue transmission and their relationship with prevention practices in Hermosillo, Sonora

Arellano, C., Castro, L., Díaz-Caravantes, R. E., Ernst, K. C., Hayden, M. & Reyes-Castro, P., Jun 3 2015, In : Frontiers in Public Health. 3, JUN, 142.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Local topographic wetness indices predict household malaria risk better than land-use and land-cover in the western Kenya highlands

Cohen, J. M., Ernst, K. C., Lindblade, K. A., Vulule, J. M., John, C. C. & Wilson, M. L., Nov 18 2010, In : Malaria journal. 9, 1, 328.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

41 Scopus citations

Malaria education interventions addressing bed net care and repair practices: a systematic review

Santos, E. M., McClelland, D. J., Shelly, C. E., Hansen, L., Jacobs, E. T., Klimentidis, Y. C. & Ernst, K. C., Jan 2 2020, In : Pathogens and Global Health. 114, 1, p. 2-15 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Malaria hotspot areas in a highland Kenya site are consistent in epidemic and non-epidemic years and are associated with ecological factors

Ernst, K. C., Adoka, S. O., Kowuor, D. O., Wilson, M. L. & John, C. C., Sep 13 2006, In : Malaria journal. 5, 78.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

111 Scopus citations

Measuring women's empowerment in Sub-Saharan Africa: Exploratory and Confirmatory Factor Analyses of the demographic and health surveys

Asaolu, I. O., Alaofè, H., Gunn, J. K. L., Adu, A. K., Monroy, A. J., Ehiri, J. E., Hayden, M. H. & Ernst, K. C., Jun 19 2018, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 9, JUN, 994.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Medical knowledge related to Rocky Mountain spotted fever in Sonora, Mexico

Alvarez-Hernandez, G., Ernst, K. C., Acuña-Melendrez, N. H., Vargas-Ortega, A. P. & Candia-Plata, M. D. C., Mar 1 2018, In : Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 112, 3, p. 109-114 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Meteorologically driven simulations of dengue epidemics in San Juan, PR

Morin, C. W., Monaghan, A. J., Hayden, M. H., Barrera, R. & Ernst, K., 2015, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 9, 8, A043.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

Microscopy underestimates the frequency of Plasmodium falciparum infection in symptomatic individuals in a low transmission highland area

Menge, D. M., Ernst, K. C., Vulule, J. M., Zimmerman, P. A., Guo, H. & John, C. C., Aug 1 2008, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 79, 2, p. 173-177 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations

Mortality estimates among adult patients with severe acute respiratory infections from two sentinel hospitals in southern Arizona, United States, 2010-2014

Barnes, S. R., Wansaula, Z., Herrick, K., Oren, E., Ernst, K., Olsen, S. J. & Casal, M. G., Feb 12 2018, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 18, 1, 78.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Mosquito avoidance practices and knowledge of arboviral diseases in cities with differing recent history of disease

Haenchen, S. D., Hayden, M. H., Dickinson, K. L., Walker, K. R., Jacobs, E. T., Brown, H. E., Gunn, J. K. L., Kohler, L. N. & Ernst, K. C., Oct 1 2016, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 95, 4, p. 945-953 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Outdoor spatial spraying against dengue: A false sense of security among inhabitants of Hermosillo, Mexico

Reyes-Castro, P. A., Castro-Luque, L., Díaz-Caravantes, R., Walker, K. R., Hayden, M. H. & Ernst, K. C., May 17 2017, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 11, 5, e0005611.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Parental attitudes and perceptions associated with childhood vaccine exemptions in high-exemption schools

Pottinger, H. L., Jacobs, E. T., Haenchen, S. D. & Ernst, K. C., Jun 2018, In : PloS one. 13, 6, e0198655.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Perceptions of personal belief vaccine exemption policy: A survey of Arizona vaccine providers

Haenchen, S. D., Jacobs, E. T., Bratton, K. N., Carman, A. S., Oren, E., Pottinger, H. L., Regan, J. A. & Ernst, K. C., Jun 17 2014, In : Vaccine. 32, 29, p. 3630-3635 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Population-based prevalence of malaria among pregnant women in Enugu State, Nigeria: The Healthy Beginning Initiative

Gunn, J. K. L., Ehiri, J. E., Jacobs, E. T., Ernst, K. C., Pettygrove, S., Kohler, L. N., Haenchen, S. D., Obiefune, M. C., Ezeanolue, C. O., Ogidi, A. G. & Ezeanolue, E. E., Nov 5 2015, In : Malaria journal. 14, 1, 438.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Post outbreak review: Dengue preparedness and response in key west, Florida

Hayden, M. H., Cavanaugh, J. L., Tittel, C., Butterworth, M., Haenchen, S., Dickinson, K., Monaghan, A. J. & Ernst, K. C., Aug 1 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 93, 2, p. 397-400 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Prevalence of Caesarean sections in Enugu, southeast Nigeria: Analysis of data from the Healthy Beginning Initiative

Gunn, J. K. L., Ehiri, J. E., Jacobs, E. T., Ernst, K. C., Pettygrove, S., Center, K. E., Osuji, A., Ogidi, A. G., Musei, N., Obiefune, M. C., Ezeanolue, C. O. & Ezeanolue, E. E., Mar 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 3, 0174369.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Public perceptions of non-pharmaceutical interventions for influenza and mosquito-borne illnesses – a statewide survey in Arizona

Pogreba-Brown, K., Austhof, E., Okello, A., Weiss, J., Lira, R. & Ernst, K., Jul 1 2020, In : Perspectives in Public Health. 140, 4, p. 214-221 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Reported bed net ownership and use in social contacts is associated with uptake of bed nets for malaria prevention in pregnant women in Ghana

Ernst, K. C., Erly, S., Adusei, C., Bell, M. L., Kessie, D. K., Biritwum-Nyarko, A. & Ehiri, J., Jan 4 2017, In : Malaria journal. 16, 1, p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Risk of mortality according to body mass index and body composition among postmenopausal women

Bea, J. W., Thomson, C. A., Wertheim, B. C., Nicholas, J. S., Ernst, K. C., Hu, C., Jackson, R. D., Cauley, J. A., Lewis, C. E., Caan, B., Roe, D. J. & Chen, Z., Oct 1 2015, In : American journal of epidemiology. 182, 7, p. 585-596 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Rota viral infection: A significant disease burden to libya

Alkoshi, S., Ernst, K., Maimaiti, N. & Dahlui, M., Oct 22 2014, In : Iranian Journal of Public Health. 43, 10, p. 1356-1363 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations