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Lisa V. Adams, M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Community and Family Medicine
Associate Dean for Global Health

Community and Family Medicine

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, MD 1990

Dartmouth International Health Group

Contact Information:

Room 219
1 Rope Ferry Road
Hanover NH 03755-3525

Office: Dean's Building rm 219/DHMC 306 Borwell
Phone: 603.650.6063 / 650-1231
Fax: 603.650.1202
Email: Lisa.V.Adams@dartmouth.edu

Professional Interests:

International and domestic TB care and control, surveillance, monitoring and evaluation, pediatric TB, and TB/HIV; international health and medical education.

Courses Taught:

Global Health and Society (Dartmouth College, Geography 02); Essentials of Global Health Research (INTS 87.1); Introduction to Global Health (DMS elective course)

Selected Publications:


Adams LV, McQuillan T, Naburi HE, Lyatuu G, Ippolito MM, Saunders A, Kiravu A, Palumbo P, von Reyn CF
Diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis among children at an HIV care program in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Pediatr Infect Dis J 2014 Dec; 33(12):1234-6
PMID: 24945878

Adams LV, Talbot EA, Odato K, Blunt H, Steingart KR
Interventions to improve delivery of isoniazid preventive therapy: an overview of systematic reviews.
BMC Infect Dis 2014 May 21; 14:281
PMID: 24886159

Seddon JA, Perez-Velez CM, Schaaf HS, Furin JJ, Marais BJ, Tebruegge M, Detjen A, Hesseling AC, Shah S, Adams LV, Starke JR, Swaminathan S, Becerra MC
Consensus Statement on Research Definitions for Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis in Children.
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2013 Jun; 2(2):100-109
PMID: 23717785

Adams LV, Craig SR, Mmbaga EJ, Naburi H, Lahey T, Nutt CT, Kisenge R, Noel GJ, Spielberg SP
Children's medicines in Tanzania: a national survey of administration practices and preferences.
PLoS One 2013; 8(3):e58303
PMID: 23484012

Adams LV, Craig SR, Mmbaga EJ, Naburi H, Lahey T, Kisenge R, Spielberg SP
Current administration practices and preferred formulations of children's medicines in Tanzania: summary of survey findings.
Int J Pharm 2012 Oct 5; 435(2):150-1
PMID: 22883704

Adams LV, Kreiswirth BN, Arbeit RD, Soini H, Mtei L, Matee M, Bakari M, Lahey T, Wieland-Alter W, Shashkina E, Kurepina N, Driscoll JR, Pallangyo K, Horsburgh CR, von Reyn CF
Molecular epidemiology of HIV-associated tuberculosis in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania: strain predominance, clustering, and polyclonal disease.
J Clin Microbiol 2012 Aug; 50(8):2645-50
PMID: 22649022

Talbot EA, Maro I, Ferguson K, Adams LV, Mtei L, Matee M, von Reyn CF
Maintenance of Sensitivity of the T-SPOT.TB Assay after Overnight Storage of Blood Samples, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Tuberc Res Treat 2012; 2012:345290
PMID: 22567274

Adams LV, Naburi H, Lyatuu G, Palumbo P, von Reyn CF
Closing the gaps in pediatric HIV/AIDS care, one step at a time.
Narrat Inq Bioeth 2012 Fall; 2(2):75-8
PMID: 24406820

Talbot EA, Harland D, Wieland-Alter W, Burrer S, Adams LV
Specificity of the tuberculin skin test and the T-SPOT.TB assay among students in a low-tuberculosis incidence setting.
J Am Coll Health 2012; 60(1):94-6
PMID: 22171735

Kaufman ZA, Welsch RL, Erickson JD, Craig S, Adams LV, Ross DA
Effectiveness of a sports-based HIV prevention intervention in the Dominican Republic: a quasi-experimental study.
AIDS Care 2012; 24(3):377-85
PMID: 21933038