About the Authors

Ephata E. Kaaya, Charles A. Mkony, Eligius F. Lyamuya, Kisali Pallangyo
Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Sarah B. Macfarlane, Helen Loeser, Haile T. Debas
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Phyllis Freeman
Journal of Public Health Policy, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Edward K. Kirumira
Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda

Corresponding Author

macfarlane@globalhealth.ucsf.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Analyzed the data: EEK SM CM EL HL PF EK KP HD. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: SM HL PF. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: EEK SM CM EL HL PF EK KP HD. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: EEK SM CM EL HL PF EK KP HD. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: EEK SM CM EL HL PF EK KP HD.