Louise Catherine Ivers
Louise Catherine Ivers, MB, BCh, MD, MPH, DTM&H
Associate Professor of Medicine

Dr. Louise Ivers is executive director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Global Health, an associate professor of global health and social medicine and associate professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, an associate physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases at MGH, and an associate physician in the Division of Global Health Equity at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH). She is special advisor for Partners In Health (PIH), an international non-profit organization that provides direct health care and social services to poor communities around the world, supported by research and advocacy. She completed medical school at University College Dublin, Ireland, residency in internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, and a fellowship in infectious diseases at the combined MGH/BWH program. Dr. Ivers also earned a diploma in tropical medicine and hygiene from the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, a master of public health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and a research doctorate in medicine from the National University of Ireland.

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Assistant: Kerry Phelan
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(617) 643-6911

More Than Malnutrition: A Review of the Relationship Between Food Insecurity and Tuberculosis.
Authors: Authors: Balinda IG, Sugrue DD, Ivers LC.
Open Forum Infect Dis
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Disease and Famine as Weapons of War in Yemen.
Authors: Authors: Mohareb AM, Ivers LC.
N Engl J Med
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Bivalent oral cholera vaccination induces a memory B cell response to the V. cholerae O1-polysaccharide antigen in Haitian adults.
Authors: Authors: Falkard B, Charles RC, Matias WR, Mayo-Smith LM, Jerome JG, Offord ES, Xu P, Kovác P, Ryan ET, Qadri F, Franke MF, Ivers LC, Harris JB.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis
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Food insecurity and self-reported cholera in Haitian households: An analysis of the 2012 Demographic and Health Survey.
Authors: Authors: Richterman A, Franke MF, Constant G, Jerome G, Ternier R, Ivers LC.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis
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Academic promotion policies and equity in global health collaborations.
Authors: Authors: Hedt-Gauthier B, Airhihenbuwa CO, Bawah AA, Burke KS, Cherian T, Connelly MT, Hibberd PL, Ivers LC, Jerome JG, Kateera F, Manabe YC, Maru D, Murray M, Shankar AH, Shuchman M, Volmink J.
Lancet
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Individual and Household Risk Factors for Symptomatic Cholera Infection: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Authors: Authors: Richterman A, Sainvilien DR, Eberly L, Ivers LC.
J Infect Dis
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Advancing Control of Cholera in the Interest of the Most Vulnerable in our Global Society.
Authors: Authors: Ivers LC.
J Infect Dis
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Responding to Cholera in Haiti: Implications for the National Plan to Eliminate Cholera by 2022.
Authors: Authors: Guillaume Y, Ternier R, Vissieres K, Casseus A, Chery MJ, Ivers LC.
J Infect Dis
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Long-term effectiveness of one and two doses of a killed, bivalent, whole-cell oral cholera vaccine in Haiti: an extended case-control study.
Authors: Authors: Franke MF, Ternier R, Jerome JG, Matias WR, Harris JB, Ivers LC.
Lancet Glob Health
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Cash interventions to improve clinical outcomes for pulmonary tuberculosis: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Authors: Authors: Richterman A, Steer-Massaro J, Jarolimova J, Luong Nguyen LB, Werdenberg J, Ivers LC.
Bull World Health Organ
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