Arlette Simo Fotso

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Secretariat : Nicoleta-Adriana Banta 33(0) 1 56 06 21 57

Research field(s)

- Chronic diseases
- Environment
- HIV and Disability
- Inequality
- Poverty
- Development

Some publications

Routine programmatic data show a positive population-level impact of HIV self-testing: the case of Côte d'Ivoire and implications for implementation. Arlette Simo Fotso, Cheryl Johnson, Anthony Vautier, Konan Blaise Kouamé, Papa Moussa Diop, Romain Silhol, Mathieu Maheu-Giroux, Marie-Claude Boily, Nicolas Rouveau, Clémence Doumenc-Aïdara, Rachel Baggaley, Eboi Ehui, Joseph Larmarange - AIDS, 2022.

Is it possible to recruit HIV self-test users for an anonymous phone-based survey using passive recruitment without financial incentives? Lessons learned from a pilot study in Côte d’Ivoire. Arlette Simo Fotso, AK Kra, M Maheu-Giroux, S Boye… - Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 2022.

Child Disability and Deprivation: A Conceptual, theoretical and empirical review of the sub-Saharan African literature. Arlette Simo Fotso, L Nawo - The Routledge Handbook of African Demography, 2022.

The effect of family and neighbourhood social capital on youth mental health in South Africa. OD Somefun, Arlette Simo Fotso - Journal of Adolescence, 2020.

A comparative analysis of disability measures in Cameroonian surveys. Arlette Simo Fotso, G Duthé, C Odimegwu - Population Health Metrics, 2019.

Child disability and siblings' healthcare expenditures in a context of child fostering. Arlette Simo Fotso - Social Science & Medicine, 2017.

Human capital accumulation of children in Cameroon: does disability really matter? A Simo Fotso, A Solaz, M Diene, R Tsafack Nanfosso - Education Economics, 2018.

Teaching activities, other functions, titles

-Adjunct Researcher CEPED (March 2022-present)
-Resource Person of AERC Thematic Research Programme. Thematic Group : Agriculture, Climate Change, and Natural Resource Management (2022-Present)
-WHO Expert (2022- present)
-Advisory Board member of IPUMS IHGIS (International Historical Geographic Information System) (2023- present)