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Assistant Scientist

Contact Info

Candler Building

Research Interests

Pediatric respiratory health; Child pneumonia; Novel diagnostic devices for pediatric pneumonia patients; Routine immunization programs in developing countries; Vaccine epidemiology; Vaccine decisionmaking; Child asthma and climate; Migrant health and public health practice; Post-conflict and low-income settings; Systems modeling; Mentorship and pedagogy

Experiences & Accomplishments
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Loma Linda University
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
Select Publications

Selected recent publications

  • McCollum ED, Ahmed S, Roy AD, Islam ASMD A, Schuh HB, King C, Hooli S, Quaiyum A, Ginsburg AS, Checkley W, Baqui AB (2023). Risk and accuracy of outpatient-identified hypoxemia for death among suspect child pneumonia cases in rural Bangladesh: a multi-facility cohort study. Lancet Respiratory Medicine. DOI: S2213-2600(23)00098-X.

  • Miller RL, Schuh H, Chandran A, Aris IM, Bendixsen C, Blossom J, Breton C, …, Johnson CC (2023). Incidence rates of childhood asthma with recurrent exacerbations in the U.S. Environmental Influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) program. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. DOI:

  • Salmon DA, Dudley MZ, Brewer J, Shaw J, Rimal RN, Schuh HB, Proveaux TM, Jamison A, Forr A, Goyrn Ml, Breiman RF, Orenstein W, Gust DA, Kao KS, LaGrange R, Willock RJ, Cantu M, Decea T, Mowson R, Tsubata K, Bucci LM, Pucci A, Womack V, Lawler J, Phillips L, Watkins JD, Godette KS, Moore JW, Fugett JH, Fugal A, Tovar Y, Gay M, Maturino K, Ahlert M, Cary A, Ramachandra A, Vann I, Smith LB, Kan LK, Mankel M, Hamlin MD, Roberts R, Beekun S, Donti T, Smith V, Adams S, Zeev NB, Harvey S, Orton PZ (2023). LetsTalkShots: Personalized vaccine risk communication. Front. Public Health. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2023.1195751.

  • Schuh HB, Rimal RN, Breiman R, Orton PZ, Dudley MZ, Kao LS, Sargent RH, Laurie S, Weakland LF, Lavery JV, Orenstein WA, Brewer J, Jamison A, LaGrange R, Shaw J, Willock RJ, Gust DA, Salmon DA (2023). Evaluation of online informational vaccine videos designed to engage viewers and improve vaccination attitudes toward COVID-19 vaccination. Front. Public Health. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2023.1192676.

  • Ozawa S, Schuh HB, Nakamura T, Yemeke TT, Lee Y-F, MacDonald N (2023). How to increase and maintain high immunization coverage: Vaccination Demand Resilience (VDR) framework. Vaccine, 41(45): 6710-6718. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2023.09.027.

  • Schuh HB, Hooli S**, Ahmed S, King C, Makwenda C, Roy AD, Lufesi N, Islam AA, Mvalo T, Chowdhury NH, Ginsburg AS, Colbourn T, Checkley W, Baqui AH, McCollum ED (2023). Development and internal validation of a clinical hypoxemia score for outpatient child pneumonia care lacking pulse oximetry in Bangladesh and Malawi: pooled analysis. Frontiers in Pediatrics – Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 11. doi: 10.3389/fped.2023.1233532.  **co-first author

  • Schuh HB, Merritt M, Igusa T, Lee B, Peters DH (2017). Examining the structure and behavior of Afghanistan’s routine immunization system using system dynamics modeling. International Journal for Health Governance. DOI: 10.1108/IJHG-04-2017-0015.

  • Hickler B, MacDonald NE, Senouci K, Schuh HB (2017). Efforts to monitor global progress on individual and community demand for immunization: Development of definitions and indicators for the Global Vaccine Action Plan Strategic Objective 2. Vaccine. DOI: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.04.056.