About the Authors

Corresponding Author

lms5@cdc.gov

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

LS is the corresponding author on behalf of the malERA Consultative Group on Monitoring, Evaluation, and Surveillance. Chaired the group: LS. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: PLA, CD, TE, HYA, SM, LS, RS, MHR, SH. Participated in one or more discussion meetings resulting in the writing of this article: The malERA Consultative Group on Monitoring, Evaluation, and Surveillance.