About the Authors

Justin Lessler, Derek A. T. Cummings
Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

C. Jessica E. Metcalf
Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Rebecca F. Grais, Francisco J. Luquero
Epicentre, Paris, France

Rebecca F. Grais
Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Bryan T. Grenfell
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Bryan T. Grenfell
Forgarty International Center, National Institute of Health, Maryland, United States of America

Corresponding Author

jlessler@jhsph.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JL CJEM RFG DATC BTG. Performed the experiments: JL CJEM. Analyzed the data: JL CJEM. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: JL CJEM. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: JL CJEM RFG FJL DATC BTG. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: JL CJEM RFG FJL DATC BTG. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: JL CJEM RFG FJL DATC BTG.