Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2021 Computer-aided interpretation of chest radiography reveals the spectrum of tuberculosis in rural South Africanpj Digital Medicine.  4. 2021
2021 Convergence of infectious and non-communicable disease epidemics in rural South Africa: a cross-sectional, population-based multimorbidity studyThe Lancet Global Health.  9:e967-e976. 2021
2021 It Is Time to Focus on Asymptomatic TuberculosisClinical Infectious Diseases.  72:E1044-E1046. 2021
2021 Escape of SARS-CoV-2 501Y.V2 from neutralization by convalescent plasmaNature.  593:142-146. 2021
2021 Protective behaviors and secondary harms resulting from nonpharmaceutical interventions during the COVID-19 epidemic in South Africa: Multisite, prospective longitudinal study 2021
2021 MR1-Restricted MAIT Cells From The Human Lung Mucosal Surface Have Distinct Phenotypic, Functional, and Transcriptomic Features That Are Preserved in HIV InfectionFrontiers in Immunology.  12. 2021
2021 Protocol: Leveraging a demographic and health surveillance system for Covid-19 Surveillance in rural KwaZulu-Natal 2021
2020 Participant understanding of informed consent in a multidisease community-based health screening and biobank platform in rural South AfricaInternational Health.  12:560-566. 2020
2020 Access to primary healthcare during lockdown measures for COVID-19 in rural South Africa: An interrupted time series analysisBMJ Open.  10. 2020
2020 The MAIT TCRβ chain contributes to discrimination of microbial ligandImmunology and Cell Biology.  98:770-781. 2020
2020 Determinants of Vaginal Microbiota CompositionFrontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology.  10. 2020
2020 Protocol: Leveraging a demographic and health surveillance system for Covid-19 Surveillance in rural KwaZulu-Natal 2020
2019 TRAV1-2+ CD8+ T-cells including oligoconal expansions of MAIT cells are enriched in the airways in human tuberculosisCommunications Biology.  2. 2019
2018 Linkage to primary care after homebased blood pressure screening in rural KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: A population-based cohort studyBMJ Open.  8. 2018
2016 Autopsy prevalence of tuberculosis and other potentially treatable infections among adults with advanced HIV enrolled in out-patient care in South AfricaPLoS ONE.  11. 2016

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, Harvard University 2006
  • Bachelor of Arts in History, Harvard University 2000
  • Full Name

  • Emily Wong