About the Authors

Rakhee Palekar

Roles Conceptualization, Methodology, Supervision, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

rpalekar@gmail.com

Affiliation Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), Washington D.C., United States of America

Angel Rodriguez

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Methodology, Project administration, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), Washington D.C., United States of America

Cinthia Avila

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Centro Nacional de Enfermedades Tropicales (CENETROP), Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Gisela Barrera

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto de Diagnóstico y Referencia Epidemiológicos (InDRE), Mexico City, México

Miriam Barrera

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Laboratorio Nacional de Salud (LNS), Guatemala City, Guatemala

Hebleen Brenes

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Costarricense de Investigación y Enseñanza en Nutrición y Salud (INCIENSA), San Jose, Costa Rica

Alfedo Bruno

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Nacional de Investigación en Salud Pública (INSPI), Universidad Agraria del Ecuador, Guayaquil, Ecuador

Nathalie El Omeiri

Roles Conceptualization, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), Washington D.C., United States of America

Rodrigo Fasce

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto de Salud Pública de Chile, Santiago, Chile

Walquiria Ferreira de Almeida

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Ministerio de Salud, Brasilia, Brasil

Danilo Franco

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Conmemorativo Gorgas de Estudios de la Salud, Panama City, Panamá

Maribel Huaringa

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Nacional de Salud (INS), Lima, Perú

Jenny Lara

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Costarricense de Investigación y Enseñanza en Nutrición y Salud (INCIENSA), San Jose, Costa Rica

Roxana Loayza

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Centro Nacional de Enfermedades Tropicales (CENETROP), Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Irma Lopez-Martinez

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto de Diagnóstico y Referencia Epidemiológicos (InDRE), Mexico City, México

Terezinha Maria de Paiva

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Adolfo Lutz (IAL), Sao Paulo, Brasil

Jose Medina

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Nacional de Salud (INS), Lima, Perú

Jenny Ojeda

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Ministerio de Salud Pública, Quito, Ecuador

Alba Maria Ropero

Roles Conceptualization, Validation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), Washington D.C., United States of America

Viviana Sotomayor

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Ministerio de Salud, Santiago, Chile

Cynthia Vazquez

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Laboratorio Central de Salud Pública (LCSP), Asunción, Paraguay

Marta Von Horoch

Roles Data curation, Investigation, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Ministerio de Salud Pública y Bienestar Social, Asunción, Paraguay

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.