Dr Stefanie Krauth

  • Research Associate (Infectious Disease Ecology)
  • Research Associate (General Practice & Primary Care)

Biography

BSc: Biology, major: integrative Biology, minor: medical Biology, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland. 2009

MSc: Infection Biology and Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical and Public health Institute, associated institute of the University of Basel Basel, Switzerland. 2015
MSc Thesis: Current field procedures for the diagnosis of helminth infections: effect of homogenization, time delays and storing methods on faecal egg count variation.

PhD: Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical and Public health Institute, associated institute of the University of Basel Basel, Switzerland. 2015
Thesis: Systems epidemiology of snail-borne diseases: from methodological to social ecological considerations in the fight towards elimination

 

Research projects:

2022 - present     Personalised Exercise-Rehabilitation FOR people with Multiple longterm conditions (multimorbidity)-The PERFORM trial; Funded by: NIHR

2019-2022          NIHR Global Health Research Group on estimating the
prevalence, quality and life, economic and societal impact of
arthritis in Tanzania: a mixed methods study at University of
Glasgow; Funded by: NIHR

2017-2018           Healthiness and sustainability of food: how can we integrate people’s criteria to guide their choices? Research project, funded by: Integrative Food and Nutrition Center at EPFL

2016-2018          Tipping points towards healthy and sustainable nutrition in Switzerland; research project (Postdoc within project); funded by: National Research Programme “Healthy nutrition and sustainable food production” (NPR 69), Swiss National Science Foundation

2015           Extension to the Systems Epidemiology of Snail borne diseases; funded by: PhD Educational Platform for Health Sciences

2012-2015           Systems Epidemiology of human schistosomiasis and livestock fascioliasis in sub-Saharan Africa; research project (PhD); funded by: Swiss National Science Foundation

 

Publications

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Jump to: 2022 | 2019 | 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2012 | 2011
Number of items: 12.

2022

Khaliq, A., Amreen, , Jameel, N. and Krauth, S. J. (2022) Knowledge and practices on the prevention and management of diarrhea in children under-2 years among women dwelling in urban slums of Karachi, Pakistan. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 26(7), pp. 1442-1452. (doi: 10.1007/s10995-022-03391-9) (PMID:35247160) (PMCID:PMC9174301)

2019

Krauth, S. J. , Balen, J., Gobert, G. N. and Lamberton, P. H.L. (2019) A call for systems epidemiology to tackle the complexity of schistosomiasis, its control, and elimination. Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, 4(1), 21. (doi: 10.3390/tropicalmed4010021) (PMID:30699922) (PMCID:PMC6473336)

2018

Kouassi, B. L. et al. (2018) Perceptions, knowledge, attitudes and practices for the prevention and control of lymphatic filariasis in Conakry, Republic of Guinea. Acta Tropica, 179, pp. 109-116. (doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2017.12.002) (PMID:29224979)

2017

Krauth, S. J. , Wandel, N., Traoré, S. I., Vounatsou, P., Hattendorf, J., Achi, L. Y., McNeill, K., N'Goran, E. K. and Utzinger, J. (2017) Distribution of intermediate host snails of schistosomiasis and fascioliasis in relation to environmental factors during the dry season in the Tchologo region, Côte d’Ivoire. Advances in Water Resources, 108, pp. 386-396. (doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.11.016)

2016

Greter, H., Krauth, S. J. , Ngandolo, B. N. R., Alfaroukh, I. O., Zinsstag, J. and Utzinger, J. (2016) Validation of a point-of-care circulating cathodic antigen urine cassette test for Schistosoma mansoni diagnosis in the Sahel, and potential cross-reaction in pregnancy. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 94(2), pp. 361-364. (doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0577) (PMID:26556831) (PMCID:PMC4751945)

2015

Krauth, S. J. , Greter, H., Stete, K., Coulibaly, J. T., Traoré, S. I., Ngandolo, B. N.R., Achi, L. Y., Zinsstag, J., N'Goran, E. K. and Utzinger, J. (2015) All that is blood is not schistosomiasis: experiences with reagent strip testing for urogenital schistosomiasis with special consideration to very-low prevalence settings. Parasites and Vectors, 8, 584. (doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-1165-y) (PMID:26554822) (PMCID:PMC4641389)

Krauth, S. J. , Musard, C., Traore, S. I., Zinsstag, J., Achi, L. Y., N'Goran, E. K. and Utzinger, J. (2015) Access to, and use of, water by populations living in a schistosomiasis and fascioliasis co-endemic area of northern Côte d'Ivoire. Acta Tropica, 149, pp. 179-185. (doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.05.019) (PMID:26004285)

2014

Yap, P. et al. (2014) Effect of deworming on physical fitness of school-aged children in Yunnan, China: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 8(7), e2983. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002983) (PMID:25010608) (PMCID:PMC4091871)

2012

Krauth, S. J. , Coulibaly, J. T., Knopp, S., Traoré, M., N'Goran, E. and Utzinger, J. (2012) An in-depth analysis of a piece of shit: distribution of Schistosoma mansoni and hookworm eggs in human stool. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 6(12), e1969. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001969) (PMID:23285307) (PMCID:PMC3527364)

Stete, K., Krauth, S. J. , Coulibaly, J. T., Knopp, S., Hattendorf, J., Müller, I., Lohourignon, L. K., Kern, W. V., N’Goran, E. K. and Utzinger, J. (2012) Dynamics of Schistosoma haematobium egg output and associated infection parameters following treatment with praziquantel in school-aged children. Parasites and Vectors, 5, 298. (doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-5-298) (PMID:23259435) (PMCID:PMC3558406)

2011

Utzinger, J., Rinaldi, L., Malone, J. B., Krauth, S. J. , Kristensen, T. K., Cringoli, G. and Bergquist, R. (2011) Geospatial health: the first five years. Geospatial Health, 6(1), pp. 137-154. (doi: 10.4081/gh.2011.166) (PMID:22216480)

Müller, I. et al. (2011) Effect of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminth infections on physical fitness of school children in Côte d'Ivoire. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 5(7), e1239. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001239) (PMID:21811643) (PMCID:PMC3139653)

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Number of items: 12.

Articles

Khaliq, A., Amreen, , Jameel, N. and Krauth, S. J. (2022) Knowledge and practices on the prevention and management of diarrhea in children under-2 years among women dwelling in urban slums of Karachi, Pakistan. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 26(7), pp. 1442-1452. (doi: 10.1007/s10995-022-03391-9) (PMID:35247160) (PMCID:PMC9174301)

Krauth, S. J. , Balen, J., Gobert, G. N. and Lamberton, P. H.L. (2019) A call for systems epidemiology to tackle the complexity of schistosomiasis, its control, and elimination. Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, 4(1), 21. (doi: 10.3390/tropicalmed4010021) (PMID:30699922) (PMCID:PMC6473336)

Kouassi, B. L. et al. (2018) Perceptions, knowledge, attitudes and practices for the prevention and control of lymphatic filariasis in Conakry, Republic of Guinea. Acta Tropica, 179, pp. 109-116. (doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2017.12.002) (PMID:29224979)

Krauth, S. J. , Wandel, N., Traoré, S. I., Vounatsou, P., Hattendorf, J., Achi, L. Y., McNeill, K., N'Goran, E. K. and Utzinger, J. (2017) Distribution of intermediate host snails of schistosomiasis and fascioliasis in relation to environmental factors during the dry season in the Tchologo region, Côte d’Ivoire. Advances in Water Resources, 108, pp. 386-396. (doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.11.016)

Greter, H., Krauth, S. J. , Ngandolo, B. N. R., Alfaroukh, I. O., Zinsstag, J. and Utzinger, J. (2016) Validation of a point-of-care circulating cathodic antigen urine cassette test for Schistosoma mansoni diagnosis in the Sahel, and potential cross-reaction in pregnancy. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 94(2), pp. 361-364. (doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0577) (PMID:26556831) (PMCID:PMC4751945)

Krauth, S. J. , Greter, H., Stete, K., Coulibaly, J. T., Traoré, S. I., Ngandolo, B. N.R., Achi, L. Y., Zinsstag, J., N'Goran, E. K. and Utzinger, J. (2015) All that is blood is not schistosomiasis: experiences with reagent strip testing for urogenital schistosomiasis with special consideration to very-low prevalence settings. Parasites and Vectors, 8, 584. (doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-1165-y) (PMID:26554822) (PMCID:PMC4641389)

Krauth, S. J. , Musard, C., Traore, S. I., Zinsstag, J., Achi, L. Y., N'Goran, E. K. and Utzinger, J. (2015) Access to, and use of, water by populations living in a schistosomiasis and fascioliasis co-endemic area of northern Côte d'Ivoire. Acta Tropica, 149, pp. 179-185. (doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.05.019) (PMID:26004285)

Yap, P. et al. (2014) Effect of deworming on physical fitness of school-aged children in Yunnan, China: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 8(7), e2983. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002983) (PMID:25010608) (PMCID:PMC4091871)

Krauth, S. J. , Coulibaly, J. T., Knopp, S., Traoré, M., N'Goran, E. and Utzinger, J. (2012) An in-depth analysis of a piece of shit: distribution of Schistosoma mansoni and hookworm eggs in human stool. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 6(12), e1969. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001969) (PMID:23285307) (PMCID:PMC3527364)

Stete, K., Krauth, S. J. , Coulibaly, J. T., Knopp, S., Hattendorf, J., Müller, I., Lohourignon, L. K., Kern, W. V., N’Goran, E. K. and Utzinger, J. (2012) Dynamics of Schistosoma haematobium egg output and associated infection parameters following treatment with praziquantel in school-aged children. Parasites and Vectors, 5, 298. (doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-5-298) (PMID:23259435) (PMCID:PMC3558406)

Utzinger, J., Rinaldi, L., Malone, J. B., Krauth, S. J. , Kristensen, T. K., Cringoli, G. and Bergquist, R. (2011) Geospatial health: the first five years. Geospatial Health, 6(1), pp. 137-154. (doi: 10.4081/gh.2011.166) (PMID:22216480)

Müller, I. et al. (2011) Effect of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminth infections on physical fitness of school children in Côte d'Ivoire. PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 5(7), e1239. (doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001239) (PMID:21811643) (PMCID:PMC3139653)

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Supervision

MSc Thesis supervision: "Risk factor snail? Analysis of the distribution of schistosomiasis and fascioliasis intermediate host snails in northern Côte d’Ivoire"  MSc in Food Science; Major Nutrition, Health and Environment, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (ETHZ), Zürich, Switzerland in collaboration with Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

MSc Thesis supervision: "Water contact activities and their role in the prevalence of schistosomiasis and fascioliasis in the savannah district of Côte D'Ivoire", MSc in Food Science; Major Nutrition, Health and Environment, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich (ETHZ), Zürich, Switzerland in collaboration with Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland

Teaching

MSc course: “Sustainability assessment” at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland. 2017 and 2018 [course teacher]

Training course: "Social Science Research Methods in Global Health.", Online teaching Kilimanjaro Clinical Research Institute, Moshi, Tanzania [module teacher], 2022

 

Invited lecture: Students for global health’s event series: improving education, advocacy, and community involvement in global and local health issues. Schistosomiasis and other Neglected Tropical Diseases: exploring Bilharz's "dire foe of humankind". University of Sheffield, UK 2018

Lecture/Workshops:

Overcoming Stress and Anxiety in your Study- and Work Life, Symposium for Biology Students in Europe, Lisbon, Portugal (online), July 2021

How to read a scientific paper - for understanding and peer review, Symposium for Biology Students in Europe, Groeningen, Netherlands (online), 2020

How to stay (become?) oraganised and efficient in your studies, Symposium for Biology Students in Europe, Lund, Sweden, 2017

Research datasets

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Number of items: 1.

2022

Yongolo, N., Halliday, J. , Bunn, C. , Mtesha, B., Kelly, C., Krauth, S. , Mwingwa, A., Biswaro, S., Siebert, S. , Kipengele, A., Walker, R., McIntosh, E. and MMBAGA, B. T. (2022) Estimating prevalence and predictors of musculoskeletal disorders in Tanzania – A pilot study. [Data Collection]

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