About the Authors

Amara E. Ezeamama
Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachussetts, United States of America

Stephen T. McGarvey, Joseph Hogan
Department of Epidemiology, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Stephen T. McGarvey
International Health Institute, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Joseph Hogan
Center for Statistical Sciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Kate L. Lapane
Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, United States of America

David C. Bellinger
Department of Environmental Health, Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachussetts, United States of America

Luz P. Acosta, Remigio M. Olveda
Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Manila, The Philippines

Tjalling Leenstra, Jonathan D. Kurtis, Jennifer F. Friedman
Center for International Health Research (CIHR), Rhode Island Hospital (RIH), Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Jonathan D. Kurtis
Department of Pathology, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Jennifer F. Friedman
Department of Pediatrics, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Corresponding Author

aezeamam@hsph.harvard.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AEE STM JDK JFF. Performed the experiments: AEE STM JDK JFF. Analyzed the data: AEE STM JDK JFF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AEE STM JDK JFF. Wrote the paper: AEE STM JDK JFF JH KLL DCB LPA TL RMO. Critique of analytic strategy: STM JFF JH TL. Data reduction: TL.