Kara Palamountain

  • 201 Citations
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Education/Academic qualification

MBA, Business & Its Social Environment, Northwestern University

… → 2004

BBA, Marketing, University of Texas at Austin

… → 1998

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Grants 2013 2023

Hepatitis C
Hepatitis B
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Point-of-Care Systems

Research Output 2008 2018

  • 201 Citations
  • 6 Article
  • 2 Review article
  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Conference article

Deliverables from international cooperation on an NIH-funded biomedical engineering project in Africa

Gatchell, D. W., Osuntoki, A. A., Coker, A. O., Glucksberg, M. R., Douglas, T. & Palamountain, K., Jun 23 2018, In : ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Conference Proceedings. 2018-June

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Biomedical engineering
International cooperation
7 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation of fingerstick blood collection for pointof- care HIV-1 viral load monitoring in South Africa

Maiers, T. J., Gous, N., Nduna, M., McFall, S. M., Kelso, D. M., Fisher, M. J., Palamountain, K., Scott, L. E. & Stevens, W. S., Jan 1 2015, In : South African Medical Journal. 105, 3, p. 228-231 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

South Africa
Viral Load
Point-of-Care Systems
4 Citations (Scopus)

Optimizing tuberculosis case detection through a novel diagnostic device placement model: The case of Uganda

Pho, M. T., Deo, S., Palamountain, K., Joloba, M. L., Bajunirwe, F. & Katamba, A., Apr 1 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 4, e0122574.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microscopic examination
Equipment and Supplies
74 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainable HIV treatment in Africa through viral-load-informed differentiated care

Phillips, A., Shroufi, A., Vojnov, L., Cohn, J., Roberts, T., Ellman, T., Bonner, K., Rousseau, C., Garnett, G., Cambiano, V., Nakagawa, F., Ford, D., Bansi-Matharu, L., Miners, A., Lundgren, J. D., Eaton, J. W., Parkes-Ratanshi, R., Katz, Z., Maman, D., Ford, N. & 29 othersVitoria, M., Doherty, M., Dowdy, D., Nichols, B., Murtagh, M., Wareham, M., Palamountain, K. M., Chakanyuka Musanhu, C., Stevens, W., Katzenstein, D., Ciaranello, A., Barnabas, R., Braithwaite, R. S., Bendavid, E., Nathoo, K. J., Van De Vijver, D., Wilson, D. P., Holmes, C., Bershteyn, A., Walker, S., Raizes, E., Jani, I., Nelson, L. J., Peeling, R., Terris-Prestholt, F., Murungu, J., Mutasa-Apollo, T., Hallett, T. B. & Revill, P., Dec 2 2015, In : Nature. 528, 7580, p. S68-S76

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Viral Load
Physiologic Monitoring
CD4 Lymphocyte Count
20 Citations (Scopus)

New tuberculosis technologies: Challenges for retooling and scale-up

Pai, M. & Palamountain, K., Oct 1 2012, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 16, 10, p. 1281-1290 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Public Health
South Africa