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Publications of M. Jan Pryor, DO

16. Harrison GL, Pryor J, Malani J, Supuri M, Masta A, Teriboriki B, Toatu T, Penny D, Allain JP, Barnes E, Pybus OG, Klenerman P. Infection frequency of hepatitis C virus and IL28B haplotypes in Papua New Guinea, Fiji, and Kiribati. PLoS One. 2013 Aug 20;8(8):e66749. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0066749. PubMed

Harrison A, Lemey P, Hurles M, Moyes C, Horn S, Pryor J, Malani J, Supuri M, Masta A, Teriboriki B, Toatu T, Penny D, Rambaut A, Shapiro B. Genomic analysis of hepatitis B virus reveals antigen state and genotype as sources of evolutionary rate variation. Viruses. 2011 Feb;3(2):83-101. doi: 10.3390/v3020083. PubMed

14. Russell FM, Carapetis JR, Tikoduadua L, Paeds D, Chandra R, Seduadua A, Satzke C, Pryor J, Buadromo E, Waqatakirewa L, Mulholland EK. Invasive pneumococcal disease in Fiji: clinical syndromes, epidemiology, and the potential impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2010 Sep;29(9):870-2. doi: 10.1097/INF.0b013e3181ec7ae2. PubMed

Russell FM, Carapetis JR, Balloch A, Licciardi PV, Jenney AW, Tikoduadua L, Waqatakirewa L, Pryor J, Nelson J, Byrnes GB, Cheung YB, Tang ML, Mulholland EK. Hyporesponsiveness to re-challenge dose following pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine at 12 months of age, a randomized controlled trial. Vaccine. 2010 Apr 26;28(19):3341-9. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2010.02.087. Epub 2010 Mar 4. PubMed


Russell FM, Balloch A, Tang ML, Carapetis JR, Licciardi P, Nelson J, Jenney AW, Tikoduadua L, Waqatakirewa L, Pryor J, Byrnes GB, Cheung YB, Mulholland EK. Immunogenicity following one, two, or three doses of the 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. Vaccine. 2009 Sep 18;27(41):5685-91. doi:

10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.06.098. Epub 2009 Jul 17. PubMed
11. Yu P, de Courten M, Pan E, Galea G, Pryor J. The development and evaluation of a PDA-based method for public health surveillance data collection in developing countries. Int J Med Inform. 2009 Aug;78(8):532-42. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2009.03.002. Epub 2009 Apr 15. PubMed
10. Swinburn B, Pryor J, McCabe M, Carter R, de Courten M, Schaaf D, Scragg R. The Pacific OPIC Project (Obesity Prevention in Communities) -- objectives and designs. Pac Health Dialog. 2007 Sep;14(2):139-46. PubMed
9. Dunn J, Pryor J, Saketa S, Delai W, Buadromo E, Kishore K, Naidu S, Greene S, Varma J, Chiller T. Laboratory-based Salmonella surveillance in Fiji, 2004-2005. Pac Health Dialog. 2005 Sep;12(2):53-9. PubMed
8. Chiller T, Yan H, Tu'uau-Potoi N, O'Leary M, Garin B, Singh M, Magno T, Dunn J, Hazzard T, Pryor J. Foodborne disease surveillance in the Pacific: perspectives for the future. Pac Health Dialog. 2005 Sep;12(2):127-33. PubMed
7. Magree HC, Russell FM, Sa'aga R, Greenwood P, Tikoduadua L, Pryor J, Waqatakirewa L, Carapetis JR, Mulholland EK. Chest X-ray-confirmed pneumonia in children in Fiji. Bull World Health Organ. 2005 Jun;83(6):427-33. Epub 2005 Jun 17. PubMed
6. Baravilala W, Pryor J. Epidemics and Coups: a dynamic undergraduate curriculum in Fiji. The Clinical Teacher. 2004,1(2):97-99.
Shashidhar VM, Brauchli K, Oberholzer M, Pryor J, Kishore K, Krishna R. Pacific Telepathlogy Service at Fiji School of Medicine. Pac Health Dialog. 2003 Sep;10(2):178-81. PubMed
Pryor J, Finau SA, Tukuitonga C. Pacific Health Research Council: health research by and for Pacificans. Pac Health Dialog. 2000 Sep;7(2):115-7. PubMed
Pryor J, Baravilala W, Katoanga C. Telehealth in the Pacific Islands: a perspective and update from the Fiji School of Medicine. Pac Health Dialog. 2000  Sep;7(2):6-10. PubMed
Malani J, Pryor J, Kapiteni. Leptospirosis in Pohnpei State (1986-1995): a case series on the use of dopamine and steroids for Weil’s Syndrome. Pac Health Dialog. 1996, 3:154-162
Pryor M, Pryor J, Manning S, Manning J, Rudoy R, Stewart, Dever G, Stool S. Vitamin A Deficiency and Otitis Media in Chuuk State, Micronesia. Pac Health Dialog. 1994, 1:6-12.
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Pryor J¸ Saili C. Making Information-Based Health Policy Processes for Improved Policies and Health Outcomes a Reality in Pacific Island Countries: a long-term Pacific development strategy. World Health Organization - Technical Report. SAP/TR/WPRO/002/02. July 2002. Manila, Philippines.


Pryor J, Chung E, and Koloi M. Fiji National Injection Safety Survey: 2005. World Health Organization – Technical Report. WP/2004/ICP/HTP/3.1/001 2005. Manila, Philippines

Cornelius M, deCourten M, Pryor J, Saketa S, Waqanivalu L, Laqeretabua, and Chung E. Fiji Non-communicable Diseases (NCD) STEPS Survey 2002. Fiji Ministry of Health. 2005.

Pryor J, Morse Z. National Health Research Systems in Pacific Island Countries. World Health Organization. 2009. ISBN 978-92-9061-406-7


Loos G, Pryor J, Domizio D. The Health Insurance 'Gap Group': Hawaii's Uninsured and the Use of Non-Physicians. The Unfinished Health Agenda: Lessons from Hawaii. University of Hawaii Press, 1994.

Pryor J, McMillen. Process: Establishing the Hawaii State Department of Health as a Training Site for the University of Hawaii School of Public Health. Using Departments of Health as Training Sites for Schools of Public Health: a model using two state institutions in a multi-cultural setting. University of Hawaii Press, 1995.