Funding for this research was provided by:
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (OPP1094793)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (1 R01 GM105247-01)
Received: 6 July 2017
Accepted: 29 May 2018
First Online: 15 June 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Measles surveillance data were collected through a collaboration between Medecins Sans Frontieres and the Malawi MoH and were made available for this study by the Malawi MoH. Health facility location data were made available by the Malawi MoH and the National Statistical Office of Malawi.
: MK is employed by the Malawi Ministry of Heatlh. RFG is employed by Epicentre, and was involved in the outbreak response described in manuscript. NH was previously employed by Medecins Sans Frontieres Operational Center Paris and was involved in the outbreak response described in this manuscript. MF, AK, ZH, and SC declare no competing interests.
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