About the Authors

Chen Reis

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: creis@phrusa.org

Affiliation Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Michele Heisler

Affiliations Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, and Ann Arbor Veterans' Affairs Health System, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Lynn L Amowitz

Affiliations Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

R. Scott Moreland

Affiliation Policy Project, Maitama, Nigeria

Jerome O Mafeni

Affiliation Policy Project, Maitama, Nigeria

Chukwuemeka Anyamele

Affiliation Center for the Right to Health, Shomolu, Nigeria

Vincent Iacopino

Affiliation Physicians for Human Rights, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

CR, LLA, MH, RSM, JOM, CA, and VI designed the study. CR, LLA, JOM, and CA implemented the study. CR and MH analyzed the data. CR, LLA, MH, RSM, JOM, CA, and VI contributed to writing the paper.