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Lisa V. Adams, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Associate Professor of Community and Family Medicine
Associate Professor of Epidemiology

Additional Titles/Positions/Affiliations:
Associate Dean for Global Health
Director of the Center for Health Equity

Community and Family Medicine

Dartmouth's Geisel School of Medicine, 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: 603.650.6060 / 650-1231
Fax: 603.650.1202
Email: Lisa.V.Adams@dartmouth.edu

Professional Interests:

International and domestic TB care and prevention, TB care delivery, surveillance, monitoring and evaluation, pediatric TB, and TB/HIV; global 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:


Health Professional Training and Capacity Strengthening Through International Academic Partnerships: The First Five Years of the Human Resources for Health Program in Rwanda.
Cancedda C, Cotton P, Shema J, Rulisa S, Riviello R, Adams LV, Farmer PE, Kagwiza JN, Kyamanywa P, Mukamana D, Mumena C, Tumusiime DK, Mukashyaka L, Ndenga E, Twagirumugabe T, Mukara KB, Dusabejambo V, Walker TD, Nkusi E, Bazzett-Matabele L, Butera A, Rugwizangoga B, Kabayiza JC, Kanyandekwe S, Kalisa L, Ntirenganya F, Dixson J, Rogo T, McCall N, Corden M, Wong R, Mukeshimana M, Gatarayiha A, Ntagungira EK, Yaman A, Musabeyezu J, Sliney A, Nuthulaganti T, Kernan M, Okwi P, Rhatigan J, Barrow J, Wilson K, Levine AC, Reece R, Koster M, Moresky RT, O'Flaherty JE, Palumbo PE, Ginwalla R, Binanay CA, Thielman N, Relf M, Wright R, Hill M, Chyun D, Klar RT, McCreary LL, Hughes TL, Moen M, Meeks V, Barrows B, Durieux ME, McClain CD, Bunts A, Calland FJ, Hedt-Gauthier B, Milner D, Raviola G, Smith SE, Tuteja M, Magriples U, Rastegar A, Arnold L, Magaziner I, Binagwaho A
Int J Health Policy Manag. 2018 Nov 1;7(11):1024-1039. doi: 10.15171/ijhpm.2018.61. Epub 2018 Nov 1.
PMID: 30624876

High completion rates of isoniazid preventive therapy among persons living with HIV in Swaziland.
Adams LV, Mahlalela N, Talbot EA, Pasipamire M, Ginindza S, Calnan M, Haumba S
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2017 Oct 1;21(10):1127-1132. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.16.0946.
PMID: 28911356

Safety and immunogenicity of an inactivated whole cell tuberculosis vaccine booster in adults primed with BCG: A randomized, controlled trial of DAR-901.
von Reyn CF, Lahey T, Arbeit RD, Landry B, Kailani L, Adams LV, Haynes BC, Mackenzie T, Wieland-Alter W, Connor RI, Tvaroha S, Hokey DA, Ginsberg AM, Waddell R
PLoS One. 2017;12(5):e0175215. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175215. Epub 2017 May 12.
PMID: 28498853

Barriers to tuberculosis care delivery among miners and their families in South Africa: an ethnographic study.
Adams LV, Basu D, Grande SW, Craig SR, Patridge MT, Panth N, Trump Redd V, Phalaste M, Singo A, Osewe P, Mulley AG
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2017 May 1;21(5):571-578. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.16.0669.
PMID: 28399973

Beyond Visas and Vaccines: Preparing Students for Domestic and Global Health Engagement.
Adams LV, Sosin AN
Ann Glob Health. 2016 Nov - Dec;82(6):1056-1063. doi: 10.1016/j.aogh.2016.10.010.
PMID: 28314493

The future of global health education: training for equity in global health.
Adams LV, Wagner CM, Nutt CT, Binagwaho A
BMC Med Educ. 2016 Nov 21;16(1):296. Epub 2016 Nov 21.
PMID: 27871276

Ending neglect: providing effective childhood tuberculosis training for health care workers in Tanzania.
Adams LV, Olotu R, Talbot EA, Cronin BJ, Christopher R, Mkomwa Z
Public Health Action. 2014 Dec 21;4(4):233-7. doi: 10.5588/pha.14.0076.
PMID: 26400701

Diagnosis and treatment of tuberculosis among children at an HIV care program in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Adams LV, McQuillan T, Naburi HE, Lyatuu G, Ippolito MM, Saunders A, Kiravu A, Palumbo P, von Reyn CF
Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Dec;33(12):1234-6. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000000452.
PMID: 24945878

Interventions to improve delivery of isoniazid preventive therapy: an overview of systematic reviews.
Adams LV, Talbot EA, Odato K, Blunt H, Steingart KR
BMC Infect Dis. 2014 May 21;14:281. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-281. Epub 2014 May 21.
PMID: 24886159

Nutritional Deficiencies and Food Insecurity Among HIV-infected Children in Tanzania.
Modlin CE, Naburi H, Hendricks KM, Lyatuu G, Kimaro J, Adams LV, Palumbo PE, von Reyn CF
Int J MCH AIDS. 2014;2(2):220-8.
PMID: 27621976

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