About the Authors

Michael D. French

mfrench@rti.org

Affiliation RTI International, Washington DC, United States of America

Darin Evans

Affiliation United States Agency for International Development, Washington, DC, United States of America

Fiona M. Fleming

Affiliation Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

W. Evan Secor

Affiliation Centers of Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Nana-Kwadwo Biritwum

Affiliation Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Simon J. Brooker

Affiliation Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

Amaya Bustinduy

Affiliation London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

Anouk Gouvras

Affiliation Global Schistosomiasis Alliance, London, United Kingdom

Narcis Kabatereine

Affiliation Schistosomiasis Control Initiative, Kampala, Uganda

Charles H. King

Affiliation Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Maria Rebollo Polo

Affiliation Expanded Special Program for Elimination of NTDs (ESPEN), World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa, Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

Jutta Reinhard-Rupp

Affiliation Global Health Institute, Merck KGaA (Germany), Coinsins, Switzerland

David Rollinson

Affiliation Global Schistosomiasis Alliance, London, United Kingdom

Louis-Albert Tchuem Tchuenté

Affiliations University of Yaoundé I, Yaoundé, Cameroon, Centre for Schistosomiasis and Parasitology, Yaoundé, Cameroon

Jürg Utzinger

Affiliations Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

Johannes Waltz

Affiliation Global Schistosomiasis Alliance, London, United Kingdom

Yaobi Zhang

Affiliation Helen Keller International, Dakar, Senegal

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.