About the Authors

Caryn Bern
Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector-Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

James H. Maguire
Harvard Medical School and Division of Infectious Disease, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Jorge Alvar
Department for the Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases (HTM/NTD/IDM), Leishmaniasis Control Program, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Corresponding Author


Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.