About the Authors
- Peter Lamptey
- FHI 360, Public Health Programs, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America
- Michael Merson
- Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
- Peter Piot
- London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
- K. Srinath Reddy
- Public Health Foundation of India, New Delhi, India
- Rebecca Dirks
- FHI 360, Program Sciences, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: PL MM PP. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: PL RD. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: PL MM PP RD. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: PL MM PP KSR RD. Agree with manuscript's results and conclusions: PL MM PP KSR RD.