About the Authors

Tesfay Abreha

Contributed equally to this work with: Tesfay Abreha, Jimee Hwang, Kamala Thriemer

Affiliation ICAP, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Jimee Hwang

Contributed equally to this work with: Tesfay Abreha, Jimee Hwang, Kamala Thriemer

Affiliations US President’s Malaria Initiative, Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America, Global Health Group, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Kamala Thriemer

Contributed equally to this work with: Tesfay Abreha, Jimee Hwang, Kamala Thriemer

kamala.ley-thriemer@menzies.edu.au

Affiliation Global and Tropical Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7536-7497

Yehualashet Tadesse

Affiliation ICAP, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Samuel Girma

Affiliation ICAP, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0630-4553

Zenebe Melaku

Affiliation ICAP, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Ashenafi Assef

Affiliation Ethiopian Public Health Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Moges Kassa

Affiliation Ethiopian Public Health Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Mark D. Chatfield

Affiliation Global and Tropical Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

Keren Z. Landman

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Stella M. Chenet

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Naomi W. Lucchi

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Venkatachalam Udhayakumar

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Zhiyong Zhou

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Ya Ping Shi

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

S. Patrick Kachur

Affiliation Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Daddi Jima

Affiliation Ethiopian Public Health Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Amha Kebede

Affiliation Ethiopian Public Health Institute, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Hiwot Solomon

Affiliation Federal Ministry of Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Addis Mekasha

Affiliation Oromia Regional Health Bureau, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Bereket Hailegiorgis Alemayehu

Affiliation ICAP, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Joseph L. Malone

Affiliation US President’s Malaria Initiative, Malaria Branch, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Gunewardena Dissanayake

Affiliation US President’s Malaria Initiative, US Agency for International Development, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Hiwot Teka

Affiliation US President’s Malaria Initiative, US Agency for International Development, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Sarah Auburn

Affiliation Global and Tropical Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0002-4638-536X

Lorenz von Seidlein

Affiliation Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

ORCID http://orcid.org/0000-0002-0282-6469

Ric N. Price

Affiliations Global and Tropical Health Division, Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, Centre for Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

LvS receives a stipend as a specialty consulting editor for PLOS Medicine and serves on the journal's editorial board.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: JH, TA, YT, SG, AA, MK, JM, SPK, DJ, HS, AM, AK, ZM, BHA, HT, GD, LvS, and RNP. Data curation: KT, YT. Formal analysis: KT and MC. Funding acquisition: JH, RNP. Investigation: TA, YT, SG, AA, MK, KL, JM, AM, BHA, HT, GD, SC, NL, VU, ZZ, YPS and SA. Methodology: JW, KT, LvS, RNP. Supervision: LvS, RNP, BA. Visualization: KT, SA. Writing – original draft: KT, JH, and RNP. Writing – review & editing: TA, JH, KT, YT, SG, ZM, AA, MK, MDC, KZL, SMC, NML, VU, ZZ, YPS, SPK, DJ, AK, HS, AM, BHA, JLM, GD, HT, SA, LvS, RNP.