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    • A tale of two callings. 

      Lefkowitz, Robert J (J Clin Invest, 2011-10)
    • Q Fever, Scrub Typhus, and Rickettsial Diseases in Children, Kenya, 2011-2012. 

      Armstrong, J; Farris, CM; Holland, Thomas; Jiang, J; Laktabai, J; Maina, AN; O'Meara, WP; ... (9 authors) (Emerg Infect Dis, 2016-05)
      To increase knowledge of undifferentiated fevers in Kenya, we tested paired serum samples from febrile children in western Kenya for antibodies against pathogens increasingly recognized to cause febrile illness in Africa. ...
    • Steep increase in best-practice cohort life expectancy. 

      Shkolnikov, VM; Jdanov, DA; Andreev, EM; Vaupel, James Walton (Popul Dev Rev, 2011)
      We analyze trends in best-practice life expectancy among female cohorts born from 1870 to 1950. Cohorts experience declining rather than constant death rates, and cohort life expectancy usually exceeds period life expectancy. ...
    • The annual ASCI meeting: does nostalgia have a future? 

      Lefkowitz, Robert J (J Clin Invest, 2008-04)
      For many academic physician-scientists, the yearly Tri-Societies meeting of the ASCI, AAP, and AFCR during the 1960s, '70s, and '80s was an annual rite of spring and the focal point of the academic year. In this brief essay, ...