Dr Anna Howe

PhD

Research | Current

Research Interests:

  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Vaccine Preventable Disease
  • Effectiveness of Vaccines
  • Food Choice
  • Body Composition
  • Administrative Data

Postgraduate supervision

Ms Jazmin Duque - The Association Between Febrile Illness During Pregnancy and Adverse Outcomes Affecting the Offspring

Ms Hannah Chisholm - Breakthrough pertussis in infants and young children, what is the evidence for high-risk groups?

Areas of expertise

  • Public Health Epidemiology
  • Vaccine Preventable Diseases
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Data Analysis
  • Research Methodology

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Petousis-Harris, H., Jiang, Y., Yu, L., Watson, D., Walls, T., Turner, N., ... Griffin, J. (2019). Pertussis Immunisation in Pregnancy Safety (PIPS) Study: A RetrospectiveCohort Study of Safety Outcomes in Infants Exposed to Tdap Vaccine in Utero. 10.20944/preprints201907.0210.v1
  • Landi, S. N., Radke, S., Engel, S. M., Boggess, K., Sturmer, T., Howe, A. S., & Funk, M. J. (2019). Association of Long-term Child Growth and Developmental Outcomes With Metformin vs Insulin Treatment for Gestational Diabetes. OBSTETRICAL & GYNECOLOGICAL SURVEY, 74 (7), 392-393. 10.1097/01.ogx.0000569240.11617.23
  • McAuliffe, G. N., Taylor, S. L., Moore, S., Hewitt, J., Upton, A., Howe, A. S., & Best, E. J. (2019). Suboptimal performance of rotavirus testing in a vaccinated community population should prompt laboratories to review their rotavirus testing algorithms in response to changes in disease prevalence. Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease, 93 (3), 203-207. 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2018.10.003
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/45677
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Emma Best
  • Landi, S. N., Radke, S., Engel, S. M., Boggess, K., Stürmer T, Howe, A. S., & Funk, M. J. (2019). Association of Long-term Child Growth and Developmental Outcomes With Metformin vs Insulin Treatment for Gestational Diabetes. JAMA pediatrics, 173 (2), 160-168. 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.4214
  • Petousis-Harris, H., Howe, A. S., Paynter, J., Turner, N., & Griffin, J. (2019). Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccines Turning the Tide on Inequity: A Retrospective Cohort Study of New Zealand Children Born 2006-2015. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 68 (5), 818-826. 10.1093/cid/ciy570
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/43694
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Nikki Turner, Janine Paynter, Helen Petousis-Harris
  • Landi, S. N., Radke, S., Engel, S. M., Sturmer, T., Boggess, K., Howe, A. S., & Funk, M. J. (2018). Child growth and developmental outcomes following in-utero exposure to metformin versus insulin for treatment of gestational diabetes. PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY AND DRUG SAFETY. (pp. 2).
  • Landi, S., Radke, S., Boggess, K., Engel, S. M., Sturmer, T., Howe, A. S., & Funk, M. J. (2018). Metformin versus insulin for initial treatment of gestational diabetes: Maternal and neonatal outcomes. PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY AND DRUG SAFETY. (pp. 1).
  • Griffin, J. B., Yu, L., Watson, D., Turner, N., Walls, T., Howe, A. S., ... Petousis-Harris, H. (2018). Pertussis Immunisation in Pregnancy Safety (PIPS) Study: A retrospective cohort study of safety outcomes in pregnant women vaccinated with Tdap vaccine. Vaccine, 36 (34), 5173-5179. 10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.07.011
    URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2292/44904
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Helen Petousis-Harris, Yannan Jiang, Nikki Turner

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TAMAKI BUILDING 730 - Bldg 730
Level 3, Room 336
TAMAKI CAMPUS GATE 1, 261 MORRIN RD
ST JOHNS
AUCKLAND 1072
New Zealand

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