Dr. John Malone
Professor
Pathobiological Sciences (PBS)
(225) 578-9684

Biography:
Dr Malone, DVM (UC Davis), PhD (U Georgia), Professor of Veterinary Parasitology, joined the founding faculty of the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine in 1974. He was in small animal practice, 1969-71 and the US Air Force Veterinary Corps, 1967-69.

Teaching Interests:
Veterinary Parasitology Geospatial Health applications of GIS/Remote Sensing

Research Interests:
Geospatial Health applications of GIS/Remote Sensing Epidemiology of vector borne diseases

 Grants:
  • GeoHealth: A surveillance and response system resource for vector borne disease in the Americas, NASA, $600,000.00
  • Epidemiology of Macrocyclic Lactone Drug Resistance to Dirofilaria in Louisiana, National Center for Veterinary Parasitology - Okla State Univ, $200,000.00
  • GeoHealth: A surveillance and response system resource for vector borne disease in the Americas, LSU International Programs: LSU International Conference/symposium Grant, $6,000.00
  • Epdemiology of Heartworm drug resistance in Louisiana, Hunting Retriever Club Foundation, $2,500.00
  • Spatial epidemiology of macrocyclic lactone resistance in Dirofilaria immitis within the Mississippi Delta region of the USA, Oklahoma State University Foundation, $11,500.00
  • Initiative for Predicting Norovirus Outbreak Risks, Louisiana State University FRG MPPG, $60,000.00
  • Borloug Fellowship - Scientific Exchange Program, USDA, $32,000.00
 Publications:
Book, Textbook Chapter:
  • Geospatial Surveillance and Response Systems for Schistosomiasis. , Malone, Jr, John; Bergquist, Robert; Rinaldi, Laura, 2016, Publisher: CRC Press, Pages: 523
  • Ch. 4. Implementing a Geospatial Health Data Infrastructure in Southeast Asia, Malone, Jr, John, 2010, Publisher: Advances in Parasitology, Volume: 73, Pages: 71-100
Journal Article, Academic Journal:
  • SCHISTOSOMIASIS: GEOSPATIAL SURVEILLANCE AND RESPONSE SYSTEMS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA, Malone, Jr, John; Bergquist, Robert; Rinaldi, Laura ; Zhou, Xiao-Nong, 2016, ISPRS-archives , Volume: XLI-B8, Pages: 1409-1411
  • Spatio-temporal modeling of the African swine fever epidemic in the Russian Federation, 2007-2012., Korennoy, F; Gulenkin, V; Malone, Jr, John; Mores, Christopher; Dudnikov, S; Stevenson, M, 2014, Spatial and spatio-temporal epidemiology , Volume: 11, Pages: 135-41
  • Climate-based risk models for Fasciola hepatica in Colombia, Malone, Jr, John; Valencia-Lopez, Natalia; Carmona, C; Veasquez, L, 2012, Geospatial Health , Volume: 6, Number: 3, Pages: 67-65
  • Effects of Bayluscide on Bithynia siamensis goniomphalos, the first intermediate host of the human liver fluke, Opisthorchis viverrini, in laboratory and field trials, Malone, Jr, John; Tesana, Smarn; Thapsripair, P; Thammasiri, C; Prasopdee, S; Harauy, S; Suwannatrai, A; Piratae, S; Khampoosa, P; Kulsantiwong, J; Donthaisong , C, 2012, Parasitology International , Volume: 61, Number: 1, Pages: 52-55
  • Environmental and socio-economic risk modelling for Chagas disease in Bolivia, Malone, Jr, John; Miichler, Paula; Kearney, Michaell; McCarroll, J; Scholte, Ronaldo; Vounatsou, Penelope, 2012, Geospatial Health , Volume: 6, Number: 3
  • Malaria surveillance-response strategies in different transmission zones of the People's Republic of China: preparing for climate change, Malone, Jr, John; Yang, G; Tanner, Marcel; Utzinger, Juerg; Bergquist, Robert; Chan, E; Guo, Q; Zhou, X, 2012, Malaria Journal , Number: 11, Pages: 426-432
  • Mapping and modelling neglected tropical diseases and poverty in Latin America and the Caribbean, Malone, Jr, John; Bergquist, N , 2012, Geospat Health , Volume: 6, Number: 3, Pages: 51-55
  • Modelling the ecological niche of hookworm in Brazil based on climate, Malone, Jr, John; Mudenda, ntombi; Kearney, michael; Mischler, Paula; Nieto, Prixia; McCarroll, Jennifer; Vounatsou, Penelope, 2012, Geospatial Health , Volume: 6, Number: 3, Pages: 111-123
  • Modelling the geographical distribution of soil-transmitted helminth infections in Bolivia, Malone, Jr, John; Chammartin, F; Scholte, Ronaldo; Bavia, Mara; Nieto, Prixia; Utzinger, Juerg; Vounatsou, Penelope, 2012, Geospatial Health , Volume: 6, Pages: 111-123
  • Spatial distribution of Biomphalaria spp., the intermediate host snails of Schistosoma mansoni, in Brazil, Malone, Jr, John; Scholte, Ronaldo; Carvalho, O; Utzinger, Juerg; Vounatsou, Penelope, 2012, Geospatial Health , Volume: 6, Number: 3, Pages: 95-101
  • Effect of soil surface salt on the density and distribution of the snail Bithynia siamensis goniomphalos in northeast Thailand, Malone, Jr, John; Suwannatrai, Apiporn; Suwannatrai, K; Haruay, S; Piratae, S; Thammasiri, C; Khampoosa, C; Kulsantiwang, J; Prasopdee, S ; Tarbsripair, P; Suwanwerakamtorn, R; Boonmars, T; Kearney, M ; Tesana, Smarn, 2011, Geospatial Health , Volume: 5, Number: 2, Pages: 183-190
  • Effect of soil surface salt on the density and distribution of the snail Bithynia siamensis goniomphalos in northeast Thailand, Kearney, Michael; Suwannatrai, A; Suwannatrai, K; Haruay, S; Piratae, S; Thammasiri, C; Khampoosa, P; Kulsantiwong, J; Prasopdee, S; Tarbsripair, P; Suwanwerakamtorn, R; Sukchan, S; Boonmars, T; Malone, Jr, John; Tesana, S, 2011, Geospatial Health , Volume: 5, Number: 2, Pages: 183-190
  • Geospatial health: the first five years., Malone, Jr, John; Ugtzinger, Juerg; Rinaldi, Laura; Krouth, S; Kristensen, Thomas; Cringoli, Giussepi; Bergquist, Robert, 2011, Geospatial Health , Volume: 6, Pages: 137-154
  • Mapping and predicting malaria transmission in the People's Republic of China, using integrated biology-driven and statistical models., Malone, Jr, John; Yang, G, 2010, Geospatial Health. , Volume: 5, Pages: 11-22
  • Mapping risk of bovine fasciolosis in the South of Brazil using Geographic information systems. , Malone, Jr, John, 2010, Veterinary Parasitology , Number: 169, Pages: 76-81
  • Prevalence of Opisthorchis viverrini infection in canine and feline hosts in three villages, Khon Kaen Province, northeastern Thailand, Malone, Jr, John, 2010, Southeast Asian Journal of Tropical Medicine and Public Health. , Volume: 41, Pages: 36-42
Journal Article, Professional Journal:
  • ONYCHOPHAGIA LINKED TO LOFFLER SYNDROME ON A LOUISIANA PIG FARM, Gipson, Kevin; Avery, Ryan ; Malone, John ; Wall, L; Shah, H, 2016, Respiratory Medicine Case Reports , Volume: 19, Pages: 128-131
  • Modelling the geographical distribution of soil-transmitted helminth infections in Bolivia, Chamarrtin, Frederique; Scholte, Ronaldo; Malone, John ; Bavia, Maria; Nieto, Prixia; Utzinger, Juerg, 2014, Parasites and Vectors , Volume: 6, Pages: 152-164
  • Spatio-temporal modeling of the African swine fever epidemic in the Russian Federation, 2007–2012, Korennoy, Fedor; Gulenkin, V; Malone, John; Mores, Chris; Dudnikov, S, 2014, Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology , Volume: 11, Pages: 135-141
  • ESTABLISHMENT OF MACROCYCLIC LACTONE RESISTANT DIROFILARIA IMMITIS ISOLATES IN EXPERIMENTALLY INFECTED LABORATORY DOGS, Malone, Jr, John; Pulaski, Cassan; Bourguinat, Catherine; Prichard, Roger ; Ward, Danielle; Klei, Thomas; Pariaut, Romain; Carmichael, James; Schenker, Rudolf ; Pepping, Jenny; Bova, Jon; Smith, George; Guidry, Tal, 2014, Parasites and Vectors , Volume: 7, Pages: 494
  • Predictive risk mapping of schistosomiasis in Brazil using Bayesian geostatistical models, Malone, Jr, John; Scholte, Ronaldo; Gosoniu, L; Malone, John; Chammartin, F; Utzinger, Juerg; Vounatsou, Penelope, 2014, Acta Tropica , Volume: 132, Pages: 57-63
  • Modelling the geographic distribution of soil-transmitted helminth infections in Bolivia, Malone, Jr, John; Chammartin, F; scholte, Ronaldo; Bavia, M; Nieto, Prixia; Utzinger, Juerg; Vounatsou, Penelope, 2013, Parasites and Vectors , Volume: 6, Pages: 152-164
  • Environmental and socio-economic risk modelling for Chagas disease in Bolivia., Malone, Jr, John, 2012, Geospatial Health
Editorial:
  • Health, environmental change and adaptive capacity; mapping, examining and anticipating future risks of water-related vector-borne diseases in Eastern Africa., Taylor, David; Keinberger, Stefan; Malone, John; Tompkins, Adrian, 2016
  • Health, environmental change and adaptive capacity; mapping, examining and anticipating future health, environmental change and adaptive capacity; mapping, examining and anticipating future risks of water-related vector-borne diseases in eastern Africa, malone, john, 2016
  • Toward establishment of GeoHealth, an open data portal resource on health mapping and modelling based on earth observations by remote sensing, Malone, John; Tourre, Yves; Faruque, Fazlay; Luvall, Jeffrey; Bergquist, Robert, 2014
Research Report:
  • Fasciola hepatica: epidemiology, perspectives in the diagnostic and the use of geoprocessing systems for prevalence studies, Aleixo, Marcos; Freitas, Deivid; Dutra, Leonardo; Malone, Jr, John; Martins, Isabella; Molento, Marcelo, 2015
Scientific Abstract:
  • The establishment of macrocyclic lactone resistant dirofilaria immitis isolates in experimentally infected laboratory dogs, Pariaut, Romain; Pulaski, Cassan; Malone, Jr, John; Ward, Danielle; Klei, Thomas; Bourguinat, Catherine ; Pritchard, Roger; Carmichael, James ; Schenker, Rudolf, 2013