About the Authors
- Victor Akelo, Frank Angira, Kevin Achola, Richard Lando
- Kenya Medical Research Institute, Kisumu, Kenya
- Victor Akelo, Sonali Girde, Craig B. Borkowf, Shirley Lee Lecher
- Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
- Sonali Girde
- ICF International, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
- Lisa A. Mills, Timothy K. Thomas
- U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, HIV Research Branch, Kisumu, Kenya
Co-author Sonali Girde is employed as a contractor for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention through ICF International, which provides informatics support to the Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention. Any affiliation to ICF International did not influence the overall design and implementation of the study and does not alter the authors' adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.
Conceived and designed the experiments: VA SL TT. Performed the experiments: VA SL. Analyzed the data: CBB SG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: SG RL CBB. Wrote the paper: VA SL. Data collection and manuscript planning: FA KA LM. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: CBB.