Dr Jason Mooney BSc PhD

Research Fellow in Immunology

Background

Jason Mooney obtained his BSc in Microbiology from the University of Tennessee – Knoxville (USA) in 2006. He worked as a Research Assistant at the University of Tennessee working on cytomegalovirus under Dr. Tim Sparer and Roseobacter under Dr. Alison Buchan. From 2007-2009, Jason was an Emerging Infectious Disease Fellow, managed by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL). During his fellowship, Jason evaluated neutralizing antibody efficacy to HIV-1 at the California Department of Public Health (Richmond, CA USA) under Dr. Carl Hanson. Jason obtained his PhD in Immunology in 2015 from the University of California - Davis (USA), where he studyed host-pathogen interactions during Malaria and Salmonella co-infections. He is currently performing post-doctoral work in virology, parasitology, immunology and sepsis at LSHTM with Professor Eleanor Riley.

Affiliation

Centres

Teaching

MSc - Immunology and Infectious Diseases - Various roles - LSHTM

Research

Current projects include:

Read/Follow Publications on Research Gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jason_Mooney

Research areas

  • Bacteria
  • Immunisation
  • Innate immunity
  • Parasites
  • Vaccines
  • Viruses

Disciplines

  • Bacteriology
  • Cell biology
  • Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Parasitology
  • Vaccinology
  • Virology

Disease and Health Conditions

  • Diarrhoeal diseases
  • Infectious disease
  • Influenza
  • Malaria
  • Sepsis
  • Tropical diseases
  • Vector borne disease

Regions

  • Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)
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